Fares

Adult fares and tickets

Ticket MOVE mobile app ‘Glo’ smartcard top-up Ticket from driver
Go 1 hour network ticket £2.49 n/a n/a
1 day network ticket £3.90 £3.90 £4.00
1 day ROUTE ONE ticket n/a n/a £3.70
3 day network ticket £8.00 £8.00 £8.00
7 day network ticket £13.00 £15.00 £17.00
7 day ROUTE ONE ticket n/a £13.00 £15.00
30 day network ticket £49.00 £52.00 £68.00
30 day ROUTE ONE ticket n/a £50.00 n/a
90 day network ticket n/a £135.00 n/a
10 trip network ticket n/a £19.00 n/a
Multi day network (10 x day ticket) n/a £39.00 n/a

 

Child fares and tickets

Ticket MOVE mobile
app
‘Glo’ smartcard
top-up
Ticket from driver
1 day network ticket n/a £2.60 £2.60
7 day network ticket £13.00 £14.00 £16.00
30 day network ticket £49.00 £49.00 n/a
10 trip network ticket n/a £13.00 n/a
Multi day network (10 x day ticket) n/a £26.00 n/a

 

Group fares and tickets

Ticket MOVE mobile
app
‘Glo’ smartcard
top-up
Ticket from driver
1 day network ticket £10.50 n/a £10.50
3 day network ticket £21.00 n/a £21.00

E&OE

Concessionary Travel

We  accept concessionary passes from all over England with the English Rose in the left corner. Passengers holding passes from other parts of the UK (Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland) are not valid and will continue to pay a full adult fare.

  • Passes (except all day versions) are valid from 09:30 – 23:00 Monday to Friday and all day Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays
  • Only English passes, with the rose, are valid for free travel

Bournemouth, Christchurch, Poole Connect Passes which clearly show all day local have no restrictions and are accepted at any time. Companion (C+) passes allow for a second person to travel free with the card holder.

1 hour, 1 Day and 3 Day Network tickets, and 10-trip and multi-day tickets

These tickets are valid on all Yellow Buses routes with the exception of:

  • Special school and college services (routes 46, 50, 60, 81, 85, 86, 87, 87A, 88, 111, C8, C9, C10, C11, C13, C15, C16 and C18)
  • Any privately contracted service
  • Route X37 between New Milton and Somerford
  • Route X38 between Ringwood and Castlepoint

7 Day, 30 Day and 90 Day Network tickets

These tickets are valid on all Yellow Buses routes with the exception of:

  • Brockenhurst college services (routes C8, C9, C10, C11, C13, C15, C16 and C18)
  • Any privately contracted service
  • Route X37 between New Milton and Somerford
  • Route X38 between Ringwood and Castlepoint

Route One tickets

The Route One ticket is valid on routes R1, R2, R3 and P1, P2, P3, P4 including to Royal Bournemouth Hospital via Charminster and Castlepoint (R3), and via Boscombe and Iford (R1 and R2).

Still using cash?

Please have coins or small denomination notes available when you board, we would recommend Glo Purse so you never have to worry about having the right change, it’s quick and simple to use   – apply for yours today

Getting About tickets

If you want information on the Getting About ticket a handy new day ticket which gives unlimited travel on the majority of bus services across Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole visit the Getting About website at www.gettingabout.info.

Getting About tickets are valid on all Yellow Buses routes with the exception of:

  • Special school and college services (routes 46, 50, 60, 81, 85, 86, 87, 87A, 88, 111, C8, C9, C10, C11, C13, C15, C16 and C18)
  • Any privately contracted service
  • Route B1 between Kinson Park Road and Bournemouth Airport
  • Route B2 between Bear Cross and West Moors
  • Route B4 between Kinson Park Road and West Moors
  • Route X37 between New Milton and Somerford
  • Route X38 between Ringwood and Castlepoint

Glo Purse

Your Glo card can store credit allowing you to purchase single, return and day tickets from the driver, so you never have to worry about having the correct change.

We call this Glo Purse* and it is available on all our smartcards. If you’ve registered for an account online, you can check your Glo Purse balance online, making it even easier to manage.

* Glo Purse available to purchase in increments of £5 up to £50 pounds.

Plus Bus

Discounted bus travel when buying your rail ticket. Adults get 33% off normal day ticket prices with a valid railcard, under 16’s get 50% off and 16-25’s get 33% off with a 16-25 railcard. Ask for Plusbus when you buy your train tickets at any National Rail Station ticket office. Also available on all Train Company websites. See website for specific details: www.plusbus.info/bournemouth

Plus Bus tickets issued to Bournemouth, Branksome, Christchurch and Poole are valid on all Yellow Buses routes with the exception of:

  • Special school and college services (routes 46, 50, 60, 81, 85, 86, 87, 87A, 88, 111, C8, C9, C10, C11, C13, C15, C16 and C18)
  • Any privately contracted service
  • Routes B2 and B4 between Ferndown and West Moors
  • Route X37 between New Milton and Somerford
  • Route X38 between Ringwood and Castlepoint