where to buy - at station or online
Buy at the station
Ask for PLUSBUS when you buy train tickets at any National Rail station ticket office.
Buy PLUSBUS day tickets online with your train tickets from:-
mytrainticket.co.uk booking fee charged
qjump.co.uk booking fee charged
thetrainline.com booking fee charged
Buy for just £2 a day on any of the websites (coloured orange above) with our ONLINE OFFER.
You will be offered PLUSBUS automatically by the rail ticket website (after you've selected your train tickets) in stage 3: 'Choose seats & travel options'. PLUSBUS tickets cannot be bought online on their own (they must be bought with a train ticket).
If you have a rail season ticket bought from Chiltern Railways, First Capital Connect, First Great Western, London Midland, Southern, ScotRail, Southeastern or TransPennine Express you can now renew your rail season and buy a PLUSBUS season ticket online. You'll need your Photocard serial number to do this.
How will I get my tickets?
You will be asked to choose (during the online booking process) how you want to
obtain your train and PLUSBUS tickets. Here are the most popular options:-
To start your journey with a bus trip to the station, you must choose to obtain your tickets in advance of the day of travel. There are three ways you can do this:-
You must show the actual PLUSBUS ticket to the bus driver in order to travel (we're sorry, an online booking confirmation will not be accepted).
Buy from ticket vending machines
Train companies are starting to programme their ticket vending machines at stations to offer you PLUSBUS day tickets for your destination town.
East Midlands Trains and South West Trains are the first train companies whose ticket vending machines now automatically offer travellers PLUSBUS day tickets for their destination town. So you can avoid the ticket office queue and serve yourself!
Click here to see a demonstration of how to use the ticket vending machine to buy PLUSBUS day tickets. You can print-off this demonstration and serve yourself now!
Buy on the 'phone
Call: 08457 000 125 or 0191 387 1387.
These lines are for ticket purchase only, sorry no enquiries.
PLUSBUS online retail terms & conditions.
To check PLUSBUS fares go to: fares & town maps
PLUSBUS for Northern Ireland can only be bought at NI station ticket offices.
For details visit: translink