- 1 How much does a bus cost UK?
- 2 What age do you pay on buses?
- 3 Are buses still free in London?
- 4 How much is a bus ticket in Netherlands?
- 5 Why are buses so expensive UK?
- 6 How do I apply for a bus pass UK?
- 7 Can a 12 year old travel alone on a bus?
- 8 Does a 10 year old need an Oyster card?
- 9 At what age can I get a Freedom Pass?
- 10 How much is a bus fare in London 2020?
- 11 Can I get a free Oyster card at 60?
- 12 Is Oyster cheaper than contactless?
- 13 How do you travel by bus in Netherlands?
- 14 How do I buy bus tickets in Netherlands?
- 15 How do you pay for buses in Amsterdam?
How much does a bus cost UK?
London buses are card only, so no need for cash. Choose a Visitor Oyster card, an Oyster card, a Travelcard or a contactless payment card to pay your fare. A single London bus journey costs £1.55 no matter how far you go (unlike the Tube zone fare system).
What age do you pay on buses?
Up to 4 children under the age of 5 can travel for free, while children aged 5-15 will pay a discounted rate. Children aged 16 and over will be charged an adult fare unless they’re eligible for a Scholar pass, unirider, VIP card or similar.
Are buses still free in London?
All buses in London are cash- free. This means you will need to have an Oyster card, contactless payment, a bus and tram pass, a paper Travelcard or Freedom Pass to travel on a London Bus.
How much is a bus ticket in Netherlands?
Day tickets / Hourly tickets
|GVB 1 hour||€ 3.20|
|Bus Tram Metro (BTM) 1.5 hours (valid for GVB, Connexxion, and EBS)||€ 6.50|
|GVB 1 day / 24 hours||€ 8.00|
|GVB child ticket 1 day / 24 hours||€ 4.00|
Why are buses so expensive UK?
Bus fares are now expensive in the Uk due to the massive decrease in the fuel levy the government give bus companies they have also reduced substansialy the Rural bus subsidy the Evening subsidy and the sunday subsidy the current government are shovelling money into new roads, into railways but the bus miles are
How do I apply for a bus pass UK?
You can apply for a pass by contacting your local council, or you can apply online: Apply online for an older person’s bus pass. Apply online for a disabled person’s bus pass.
Can a 12 year old travel alone on a bus?
Children aged five to 10 They can travel unaccompanied and without a photocard on trams and buses. Find out more about 5-10 Zip Oyster photocard on the Transport for London website.
Does a 10 year old need an Oyster card?
Children aged 11-15 can get free and discounted travel on all our transport services with a Zip Oyster photocard.
At what age can I get a Freedom Pass?
What age do you get a Freedom Pass? If you were aged 60 or over on the 6th of April 2010 then you automatically qualify for a Freedom Pass. However, as the pension age moves from 60 to 65, the eligibility age for a Freedom Pass will gradually increase to age 65 until the 5th of April 2020.
How much is a bus fare in London 2020?
A single bus and tram fare will increase by 5p to £1.55, and the daily cap will increase by 15p to £4.65, the same price as three single journeys.
Can I get a free Oyster card at 60?
If you’re 60 or over and live in a London borough, you can get a 60 + London Oyster photocard until you’re eligible for a Freedom Pass. You can ‘t get a 60 + London Oyster photocard if you already have a Veterans Oyster photocard.
Is Oyster cheaper than contactless?
It’s publicised that if you use contactless to pay for travel in London, it’s the same price as using an Oyster card. Of course, if you have a railcard discount (or similar) applied to your Oyster, that will always be cheaper than contactless. Discounts cannot be applied to contactless payment cards.
How do you travel by bus in Netherlands?
All means of public transport in Holland require a so-called OV-chipkaart, a smart card that is valid on the bus, tram, metro and train. Since there is no specific OV-chipkaart for tourists, we recommend using an ‘anonymous’ OV-chipkaart.
How do I buy bus tickets in Netherlands?
A number of tickets can also be purchased via an app on your mobile phone. Download the Tranzer app, order an online ticket and get on the bus. We work with the Tranzer app. With Tranzer it is possible to buy tickets for bus and train online throughout the Netherlands with your mobile phone.
How do you pay for buses in Amsterdam?
Bus routes and tickets Payment by debit or credit card is possible, as well as your public transport chip card. The Amsterdam & Region Travel Ticket is also excellent value if you plan to explore the region.