- 1 Do bus passes work everywhere?
- 2 Can I use my bus pass anywhere in the UK?
- 3 At what age do you get a free bus pass in the UK?
- 4 Where can I travel with an OAP bus pass?
- 5 Do you get free train travel at 60?
- 6 How much is a student bus pass UK?
- 7 Can I use my bus pass on London buses?
- 8 Can I use my bus pass on Manchester trams?
- 9 Can I use my concessionary bus pass on London Underground?
- 10 What concessions can I get at 60?
- 11 Do senior citizens get discount on trains?
- 12 Can I use my bus pass on the train in Scotland?
- 13 Can I use my bus pass nationwide?
- 14 Can I use my 60+ Oyster card before 9am?
- 15 Can I use my NI bus pass in England?
Do bus passes work everywhere?
You can use your Freedom Pass on all London buses and trams, and if it has a rose on it, it’s also valid for bus journeys across England.
Can I use my bus pass anywhere in the UK?
Where you can use your pass. You can travel for free anywhere in England, including London on local bus services. It’s not valid for journeys within Scotland or Wales. Free travel is not available on tourist buses or coach services like megabus.com and National Express.
At what age do you get a free bus pass in the UK?
In England you can get a bus pass for free travel when you reach the female State Pension age, whether you ‘re a man or a woman. If you live in London, you can travel free on buses, tubes and other transport when you ‘re 60, but only within London. In Wales you can get a bus pass when you reach 60.
Where can I travel with an OAP bus pass?
Buses, trams and trains Travel free on bus, tram, Tube, DLR, London Overground and TfL Rail. We’ve changed the hours you can travel with your Older Person’s Freedom Pass to reduce crowding on our services and help social distancing. You will only be able to travel on our services from 09:00, Monday to Friday.
Do you get free train travel at 60?
If you ‘re 60 or over and live in a London borough, you can get free travel on our transport services with an Oyster photocard.
How much is a student bus pass UK?
It costs £20 and you’ll need a London address, proof of student status and a recent photo to get one. If you’ve got a 16–25 railcard, you can link it to your Oyster card, and combine discounts to get 34% off some off-peak fares and daily caps.
Can I use my bus pass on London buses?
If you reside in London and are over 60 you can get a pass that makes free bus travel available and anyone with an English National Concessionary bus pass can use that on London’s buses too. Many of London’s bus routes run 24/7.
Can I use my bus pass on Manchester trams?
Under the ‘Local Concessionary Travel Scheme’ your pass entitles you to travel for free on all buses within Greater Manchester between 9.30am and midnight, Monday to Friday, and all day at weekends and on public holidays. Your pass also entitles you to add tram and train to your pass, for an annual charge.
Can I use my concessionary bus pass on London Underground?
English National Concessionary Passes issued by English councils outside London can ‘t be used on Tube, tram, DLR, London Overground or National Rail services.
What concessions can I get at 60?
Over 60 travel discounts
- Save 1/3 on train tickets with a National Rail Senior Railcard.
- Free London travel.
- Free bus travel in Wales and Scotland.
- 1/3 off National Express coach tickets.
- 10% off Interrail tickets.
- Senior discounts on air fares.
- Cheaper holidays.
- Save on car maintenance at ATS Euromaster.
Do senior citizens get discount on trains?
With a Senior Railcard anyone 60 years or over can save 1/3 on all Standard and First Class, Anytime, Off-Peak and Advance fares for £30. Take a look at all the ticket types you can make savings on with a Senior Railcard. And you can look forward to dramatic savings for 12 whole months.
Can I use my bus pass on the train in Scotland?
The card gives holders free bus travel in Scotland and, through the Strathclyde Concessionary Travel Scheme, reduced fares on trains and Subway in the Strathclyde area. For more information on the National Entitlement Card visit the NEC website and the Transport Scotland website.
Can I use my bus pass nationwide?
People who live in Greater London can use their passes on buses, the Tube and some overground train services. Passes issued outside Greater London are valid only on London buses. So, unless you pay, you will be denied the pleasure of travelling underground in temperatures that would make it illegal to transport cattle.
Can I use my 60+ Oyster card before 9am?
They will mean that all passengers with an Older Person’s Freedom Pass, 60 + Oyster photocard or English National Concessionary Scheme pass will not be able to use those passes during morning peak hours in order to help support social distancing on the public transport network and help control the coronavirus.
Can I use my NI bus pass in England?
Can you use your Irish free travel pass in England? The answer is no: England, Scotland, and Wales have their own free travel schemes separate from Ireland. Irish free travel passes only work between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.