Student discounted bus fares

Student Smart multi-operator tickets

A student version of the Smart multi-operator ticket is available for students studying at:

  • Stoke-on-Trent College;
  • Newcastle-under-Lyme College;
  • Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form College;
  • Staffordshire University; and
  • Keele University.

Ticket Further education student University student
Student Smart week £16 £18
Student Smart month £50 £60
Student Smart 3 month £125 £150

You can get your Student Smart tickets from your college or university offices or student union offices.

Where can I travel with my student Smart ticket?

As long as your journey is within the boundary area of the scheme you can travel with any of the bus operators listed below, on any bus route or at any time of day with a Smart ticket. For a map showing where you can travel follow the link from this page.

Smart tickets are valid on the following bus operators' services:

  • First;
  • Wardle Transport;
  • D&G;
  • Scraggs;
  • Bakerbus;
  • Bennetts Travel;
  • Copelands; and
  • Arriva Midlands.

Other student discounts available

Some bus operators also offer their own special discounted tickets for students. Follow the links below for more information:

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