Colchester & Wivenhoe PLUSBUS

A Colchester PLUSBUS ticket gives you unlimited bus travel on participating operators’ services, around the urban area of Colchester town & Wivenhoe, as shown by the travel maps (below).

This includes bus travel to/from the University of Essex.

Interchange stations

Colchester North (Station Rd), Colchester Town (St Botolphs Circus) & Wivenhoe (Station Rd).

Day prices:

Just £2 in June & July with our online offer.


Adult: £3.70

Child: £1.85

Railcard holder: £2.45

Season prices:

Adult Price / Day
7-days £16.20 £3.24
Month £60.90 £3.05
3-Months £162.00 £2.70
Year £609.00 £2.54
Child discount: half adult season ticket prices.

Travel maps:

Click on the images (below) to see the area in which you can travel with a PLUSBUS ticket.

Interactive Street map

Shows roads, bus stops & bus departures

Zone diagram (PDF)

Shows main destinations.

Participating operators:

First, Network Colchester, Hedingham Omnibus, ChambersStephensons of Essex,

Click on the operator names to view route maps and timetables.

To plan local journeys:

Local attractions:

Colchester Zoo
Colchester Castle Museum
The Minories Galleries

Buy online from:

Greater Anglia or any rail ticket retailing website.

Destination code:

COLCHESTER+BUS (J910), WIVENHOE+BUS (J951).