However you need to travel we have a smarter solution for you.
Season tickets offer great value for regular travellers. Many of these are now available on a Swift card or will be coming soon.
You can buy from one week, 4 weeks or 52 weeks of travel. Don't forget the cheapest and easiest way to pay is with monthly Direct Debit.
Visit our ticket finder to find the best option for your regular journey.
There are two great options if you don't need to travel every day. Pay As You Go makes it cheaper and easier to buy day tickets and single fares on the bus and tram, or the multi-day card is the cheapest way to buy nbus day tickets for unlimited travel on all local buses.
Be a smart shopper and find out more below.
If you don't need to travel every day, Pay As You Go will make sure you're always ready to get on board.
If you need to travel more regularly, the nbus student and National Express student is available termly on a Swift card making it really easy to get around on all buses in the local area.
There are 3 types of Swift card. Each card has a range of credit or tickets that can be purchased or loaded for travel.
The cashless way to buy day tickets and single fares for the bus and tram.
Buy weekly, monthly or annual passes for regular travel on the bus, train or tram.
New! Buy 5, 10 or 15 nbus day tickets for travelling all day, on all local bus services.
We only issue a new Swift card when you buy credit or a ticket. Have a look at our ticket finder page, to see which Swift card is best for your journeys.
You can apply for your card online and it'll be sent to you within 7 days.
Use our simple ticket finder to find out which Swift card is best for you and your travel needs.
The online account allows you to top up or renew your card, track your spending, manage additional cards and report one lost or stolen.