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NX West Midlands Hero

Under 18 & Term Plus

Unlimited bus travel to school or college

18 & under tickets

Unlimited travel for anyone aged from 5-18* on all bus operators within the nBus zone and on all National Express buses. 16-18 year olds will need to have a valid 16-18 photocard.

Choose from a Monthly Subscription, Term Plus, 4 week or 1 week ticket to get you to school, college or to a work placement. You can use your ticket at any time including evenings, weekends & school holidays.

Unlimited travel for anyone aged from 5-18*

On all bus operators within the nBus zone and on all National Express buses.
Direct Debit

Monthly

Get two months free, after 10 successful payments*

Buy online only

Monthly

Buy online only

£27.50

Get two months free, after 10 successful payments*

£27.50

Buy

1 week

Buy online or from a Payzone agent

1 week

Buy online or from a Payzone agent

£8.50

£8.50

Buy

4 week

Buy online or from a Payzone agent

4 week

Buy online or from a Payzone agent

£30

£30

Buy
Now on sale

1 term - Summer term

Buy online only

1 term - Summer term

Buy online only

£99

£99

Buy

Bus & metro - travel on bus and Metro tram

Unlimited travel on all National Express buses and any other bus operator that is part of the nBus scheme, within the West Midlands nBus zone, and the West Midlands Metro tram.

Direct Debit

Monthly

Get two months free, after 10 successful payments*

Buy online only

Monthly

Buy online only

£46

Get two months free, after 10 successful payments*

£46

Buy

1 week

Buy online or from a Payzone agent

1 week

Buy online or from a Payzone agent

£15.70

£15.70

Buy

4 week

Buy online or from a Payzone agent

4 week

Buy online or from a Payzone agent

£55.50

£55.50

Buy
Now on sale

1 term - Summer term

Buy online only

1 term - Summer term

Buy online only

£162

£162

Buy

nNetwork - travel on bus, rail and Metro tram

Unlimited travel on all National Express buses, any other operator part of the nBus scheme within the West Midlands nBus zone, the West Midlands Metro tram and train travel within zones 1 to 5.

Zones 1 to 5

1 week

Buy online or from a Payzone agent

1 week

Buy online or from a Payzone agent

£20

£20

Buy

4 week

Buy online or from a Payzone agent

4 week

Buy online or from a Payzone agent

£70.50

£70.50

Buy
Now on sale

1 term - Summer term

Buy online only

1 term - Summer term

Buy online only

£176

£176

Buy

16-18 Photocard

If you are aged 16-18, you are entitled to child rate travel with a valid 16-18 card.

16-18 photocards can be used to buy child rate tickets.

To qualify your household must pay Council Tax to one of the following boroughs - Birmingham, Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull, Walsall, Wolverhampton or Coventry council.

Find out more and apply for a 16-18 photocard

Helpful information

  • If you are aged 16-18 when you buy a pass online, we will automatically send it to you loaded onto a 16-18 photocard.

  • *You must be under 18 on the 1st September to be eligible for the 16-18 card

  • Term dates:
    Term 1: 04/08/2023 - 31/12/2023
    Term 2: 15/12/2023 - 29/03/2024
    Term 3: 22/03/2024 - 09/08/2024
  • If you top up your Swift card at a Payzone agent you will need to have a 16-18* card first. Please apply for your 16-18 photocard here.

  • Term plus bus passes are valid in the West Midlands zone.


For any other help please visit our FAQ's section.

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