There are a number of convenient ways that you can purchase your first Swift card.
If you are between the ages of 16-18 and looking to purchase a Child ticket you will first need to apply for your 16-18 card, once you have received this, you will be able to use the unique card number to apply for the Child ticket.
When boarding the bus place your Swift card on the reader and show any travel discount card to the driver. You will also need to present your Swift card if asked by a conductor.
Only Swift season tickets can be used on rail.
You will need to present your Swift photocard, and any accompanying travel discount card when asked by a conductor.
At some rail stations, you will also need to place your Swift card on the rail gate reader when entering or leaving and move through the turnstile when the green light shows.
Swift season tickets and PAYG can be used on the tram.
You will need to present your Swift card, and any accompanying travel discount card when asked by a conductor.
Save with Swift at Sutton Coldfield rail station.
Customers can now use their Swift PAYG credit to pay for parking. No more looking for change, plus you will save 10p off the cash price.
On entering the car park, place your card on the car park attendant's card reader and the fee will automatically be deducted from your credit.