Advice for customers making future travel plans
Network Rail has to make late changes to timetables to be introduced from 20 May.
If you wish to purchase Advance tickets and/or travel after that date, train times will be confirmed later than usual.
Click here to see if your travel plans may be affected
Get unlimited travel each day by bus or tram when you buy your train tickets online!
Buy tickets for any train journey in Britain. We cross more of the country than any other train company.
It's a discount priced ticket for unlimited bus travel around town (like a "bus pass") that you buy with your train ticket. Bus travel can be at the start, the finish, or both ends of your train journey. So you pay for your complete train and bus journey in one easy transaction online. It's a great-value way to make your entire journey by public transport and reduce your carbon foot-print!
For each town there is one zone that covers the whole urban area (your train journey must start or finish outside this bus travel zone). With your PlusBus ticket you can travel as much as you like on all participating bus services anywhere within the zone.
PlusBus ticket prices start from £2.00, with most priced around £2.50 to £3.50 a day, depending on the town or city. Save one-third off the PlusBus day ticket price with your Railcard (usual Railcard peak period restrictions apply). Children (aged 5-15) pay half the adult PlusBus day ticket price.
Ask for PlusBus when buying your train ticket. You can buy a PlusBus ticket:
PlusBus can be added to most types of train tickets and offers you unlimited journeys on participating bus services in that location.
Please note, you cannot currently purchase PlusBus season add-ons online or by telephone. To add a PlusBus add-on to you season ticket, you can visit any railway station ticket office.
PlusBus can save you money and is more convenient than buying separate tickets. What's more you can pay with cash, credit or debit card.
|Town||Adult Price||Railcard Price||Child Price|
|Alnmouth (for Alnwick)||£2.80||£1.85||£1.40|
|Birmingham/ Wolverhampton (including Tram)||£3.40||£2.25||£1.70|
|Edinburgh (including Tram)||£3.80||£2.50||£1.90|
|Sheffield/ Meadowhall (including Tram)||£4.00||£2.65||£2.00|
Visit the PlusBus website to check PlusBus ticket prices, to view zone maps showing where you can travel in each town, and details of participating bus operators.
Visit the Traveline website or call 'Traveline' on 0871 200 22 33 for information about bus routes and times (calls from UK landlines cost 10p a minute).