How much does it cost?

Your fare is different depending on your age or need.

5-10

All 5-10 year old's travel for free on buses and trams and don't need an Oyster photocard.

11-15

You can travel free on buses and trams with an 11-15 Zip Oyster photocard.

If you have a non-concessionary 11-15 Oyster photocard, you pay an adult fare.

Pay as you go
Daily cap
7 Day Bus & Tram Pass
Monthly Bus & Tram Pass
Annual Bus & Tram Pass
£0.75 £2.25  £10.60 £40.80  £424 

16+

You can travel with a 16+ Zip Oyster photocard and get 50% off an adult Bus & Tram Pass.

Pay as you go
Daily cap
7 Day Bus & Tram Pass
Monthly Bus & Tram Pass
Annual Bus & Tram Pass
£1.50 £4.50 £14.80 £56.90        £592

18 + Student

You can travel with an 18+ Student Oyster photocard and get 30% off 7 Day, Monthly and longer period Bus & Tram Passes.

Pay as you go
Daily cap
7 Day Bus & Tram Pass
Monthly Bus & Tram Pass
Annual Bus & Tram Pass
£1.50 £4.50 £14.80 £56.90 £592

Apprentice

You can travel with an Apprentice Oyster photocard and get 30% off 7 Day, Monthly and longer period Bus & Tram Passes.


Pay as you go
Daily cap
7 Day Bus & Tram Pass
Monthly Bus & Tram Pass
Annual Bus & Tram Pass

£1.50 £4.50 £14.80 £56.90 £592

Adult

You can travel using pay as you go with:

Single cap Daily cap Weekly cap (contactless only)
£1.50 £4.50 £21.20

You can also travel using your Oyster card with a 7 Day, Monthly and Annual Bus & Tram Pass.

One Day Bus & Tram Pass 7 Day Bus & Tram Pass Monthly Bus & Tram Pass Annual Bus & Tram Pass
£5.00 £21.20 £81.50 £848

Jobcentre Plus

You can travel with a Jobcentre Plus Travel Discount.

Pay as you go Daily cap 7 Day Bus & Tram Pass Monthly Bus & Tram Pass Annual Bus & Tram Pass
£0.75 £2.25 £10.60 £40.80 Not available

Bus & Tram Discount

You can travel with a Bus & Tram Discount photocard.

Pay as you go Daily cap 7 Day Bus & Tram Pass Monthly Bus & Tram Pass Annual Bus & Tram Pass

£0.75

£2.25

£10.60

£40.80

Not available

Hopper fare

You can make unlimited bus and tram journeys, within one hour, for £1.50 with our Hopper fare.

The fare is for adult and discounted rate pay as you go journeys.

If your Oyster card has no credit or a negative balance after your first journey, the Hopper fare won't apply. You'll need to top up your card within one hour of touching in to be eligible for the Hopper fare.