Travel Plans

A travel plan is a set of measures that are designed to help promote sustainable transport within a school, a business or a residential development, with the main aim of reducing travel by single occupancy vehicles. A successful travel plan will give anyone travelling to or from their place of work, education or home a choice of travel options and encourage them to use the more sustainable ones. Effective travel plans will also include measures to manage parking on the site.

In many cases, a travel plan will be required as part of a planning condition. However, many schools and businesses choose to prepare their own plans, often in response to, but sometimes to pre-empt problems associated with congestion and parking.

What help is available for travel planning?

There is a wealth of information on this site regarding promoting different travel modes, under the following sections:

Cheshire East Council is also able to offer one-to-one guidance if needed. Contact the Policy and Accessibility Team for more information.

Contact us



01270 686349

Monday to Friday 8:30 to 17:00

Cheshire East Transport
Cheshire East Council
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Earle Street
Crewe
Cheshire
CW1 2BJ

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