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Student travel

Students can get around cheaper with great value student tickets. Tickets are for students over 18 in full-time education or 16-18 year old's who are not eligible for the 16-18 Photocard

Spread the cost with the NEW student direct debit tickets: 

  • nbus regional - £45.50
  • nbus Black Country - £40.00
  • nbus Coventry - £35.00 

Save on weekly travel with the BRAND NEW student 4 Week ticket range: 

  • nbus regional - £48.00
  • nbus Black Country - £41.50
  • nbus Coventry - £36.00 

Buy Direct Debit nBus tickets


NEW student direct debit tickets:

  • nnetwork zone 1-2 - £64.50
  • nnetwork all zones - £76.00 

BRAND NEW student 4 Week tickets:

  • nnetwork zones 1-2 - £80.50
  • nnetwork all zones - £95.00

Buy Direct Debit nNetwork tickets


Term ticket dates 

  • Winter Term 21 August 2020 - 31 December 2020
  • Spring Term 18 December 2020 - 02 April 2021
  • Summer Term 26 March 2021 - 22 July 2021

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  • Travel anywhere in the area you choose on any bus operator at any time. 
  • Choose to travel regionally, just in the Black Country or Coventry, paying the best price for the travel you need. 
  • Term tickets are delivered on a Swift card making your travel even smarter. 

Buy nBus Student Direct Debit ticket


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  • Zone 1-5 tickets, allow unlimited bus, train and tram travel across the West Midlands Network area.
  • Zone 1-2 tickets allow rail travel in the specified zone and unlimited bus travel across the area. Metro travel is not included in Zone-1-2.
  • You can buy at any staffed rail station in the West Midlands Network area, at any Travel Centre or online.

    What you need: 

    • 1 passport-sized colour photograph
    • Proof of full-time student status - university/college acceptance letter (NUS cards are not accepted) 

Buy nNetwork Student Direct Debit ticket


Swift Pay As You Go

If you are living on campus and don't think you will need to travel every day, make sure you pick up a Swift Pay As You Go card. This handy smart card offering single and day ticket fares on all buses in the area. It's easy to keep topped up too, and you won't need to worry about finding the exact change. 

Find out more more about Swift Pay As You Go

FREE 16-18 photocard

If you're aged 16-18 you may be eligible for child fares with a 16-18 photocard.

Apply for a 16-18 photocard

Back to School

Travelling back to school in September will be different. Find the latest guidance on how to travel safely around the region here. 

Getting back to school safely

Swift Card

If you're not travelling everyday, Swift PAYG may be for you

Find out more

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