- The student travel product is part of student finance. Therefore first apply for student finance.
- Buy a personal OV-chipkaart. If you prefer not to do this online, you can also collect an application form at the service desk of a public transport company. Take a passport photo with you.
- Register your OV-chipkaart number ('koppelen').
- Upload the student travel product onto your OV-chipkaart. You can do this at a pick-up device, within 2 weeks before you are entitled to student finance.