Single trips & day tickets

pay on the bus


new & easy
contactless payment

Tap your contactless card or device on the reader for a £2.40 single trip.

For any more journeys on the same day, tap every time you board and never pay more than the cost of a daysaver

£4.60 if you travelled before 9.30am Mon-Fri

£4.00 if you travelled after 9.30am or anytime Sat/Sun

Remove your contactless card from your wallet or purse to avoid other contactless cards being accidentally charged.

single journey

adults children 5-15yrs
short hop
travel for about a mile
£1.50 £1.20


£1.65 if travelling to, from or in Staffordshire or Warwickshire

max single

£2.40

cash or contactless (just tap and go)

day ticket all our buses

all day after 9.30am
& all day weekends
adults

£4.60

cash or contactless when taking 2 trips or more (just tap and go)

£4

cash or contactless (just tap and go)

add a child £1 each
up to 3 children

children 5-15yrs

£3.10

day ticket Sandwell & Dudley    Walsall

all day
adults £3

children 5-15yrs

£1.50

day ticket local daysaver

after 9.30am & all day weekends
adults £3

children 5-15yrs

£1.50

group ticket all our buses

all day after 6pm  
up to 5 people together
or 2 adults + 4 children
£8 £5

Our buses have an exact fare system and the driver cannot give change, so please make sure you have the correct money. The exact fare system ensures that loading times are kept to a minimum.

Other day tickets are available from our drivers that include most other bus operators in the West Midlands County; most buses and the Midland Metro tram in the West Midlands County and most buses, the Midland Metro tram and train services in the Network West Midlands area.

Our single journey fares are based upon 'fare stages', your fare is calculated by the number of 'fare stages' your journey takes you through. You can view or download a copy of our full faretables, here.

on your mobile

download the mTickets app for the cheapest day tickets
search ‘nxbus mTickets’

single mTicket

single journey
adults £2.30
adults 10 Pack £2.20 (£22)

day mTicket all our buses

all day after 9.30am
& all day weekends  
adults £4.50 £3.90
adults 10 Pack £4.40 (£44) £3.80 (£38)

day mTicket Sandwell & Dudley Walsall

all day
adults £2.90
adults 10 Pack £2.80 (£28)

day mTicket Local Daysaver

after 9.30am & all day weekends
adults £2.90
adults 10 Pack (coming soon)

group mTicket all our buses

all day after 6pm  
up to 5 people together
or 2 adults + 4 children
£7 £4

Other day tickets are available from our drivers that include most other bus operators in the West Midlands County; most buses and the Midland Metro tram in the West Midlands County and most buses, the Midland Metro tram and train services in the Network West Midlands area.

Pay As You Go

Swift Pay As You Go is the smartcard that you top up with credit to be able to buy tickets on the bus. Our single and day cash fares are cheaper when paying by Swift Pay As You Go. To be able to buy the discounted fares below click to sign up or top up a Swift Pay As You Go smartcard

single journey

adults children 5-15yrs
short hop
travel for about a mile
£1.40 £1.15

max single

£2.40

day ticket all our buses

all day after 9.30am
& all day weekends
adults £4.50 £3.90

add a child £1 each
up to 3 children

children 5-15yrs

£3

group ticket all our buses

all day after 6pm  
up to 5 people together
or 2 adults + 4 children
£6 £4

Other day tickets are available from our drivers that include most other bus operators in the West Midlands County; most buses and the Midland Metro tram in the West Midlands County and most buses, the Midland Metro tram and train services in the Network West Midlands area.

Our single journey fares are based upon 'fare stages', your fare is calculated by the number of 'fare stages' your journey takes you through. You can view or download a copy of our full faretables, here.