Useful Information

Travelling with us

We're all on board together. Whether it’s your first time travelling with us or you’ve had a little break from public transport here’s a handy guide to help you along every step of your next bus trip. 

The Hop!

Travelling between Selly Oak, West Side and the city centre? If you're enrolled at or employed by a university, or work for the NHS, you can hop on for just £1!

Swift / PAYG fares 2020

From 2020 we are removing the discounts on fares when paying by contactless, Swift Pay As You Go (PAYG) or on our mobile app. 

Contactless fares 2020

From 2020 we are removing the discounts on fares when paying by contactless, Swift Pay As you go or on our mobile app. 

Mobile fares 2020

From 2020 we are removing the discounts on fares when paying by contactless, Swift Pay As You Go or on our mobile app. 

Cash fares 2020

All cash fares are frozen for 2020. This means that fares will cost the same in 2020 as it did in 2014. 

Better by Bus

Days out on your mobile

Group travel is cheaper via our mTicket app - up to 5 adults or 2 adults and up to 4 children can travel for £6 all day. 

Family & Friends Ticket Offers

The West Midlands has so much to offer for amazing family and friend days out and our buses can take you there for the best prices.

Platinum Premium Bus Service

Welcome to Platinum, the premium bus service from National Express West Midlands. Stretch your legs, charge your phone and access FREE Wifi, safe in the knowledge that we'll let you know when to get off the bus with our next stop announcements. 

 
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