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The Arriva Bus app

The Arriva Bus app is your mobile travel companion, making it easier for you to travel on the bus. Whether you want to find where your nearest stop is or how long before you get to your destination, this is the app for you. Our great features include:

  • Trip planner
  • Live map with real time info
  • Timetables
  • m-tickets
  • Service updates


 *available on selected vehicles

Download for iPhone

Download for Android

Start taking the bus today


There are many great reasons to start taking the bus and with the continuous improvements we make to our buses and services, including free Wi-Fi* and comfier seats, we can help you can make better use of your time, with less waiting around.

There are several ways to buy tickets and you can plan your journey from your front door to your final destination so why sit in traffic or search for parking spaces why you could be reading a book or catching up with friends

What you need to do 

  1. Watch our video on how to catch the bus
  2. Download our free Arriva Bus App to plan your journey
  3. Buy your tickets - online, via our m-ticket app or on-board
  4. Track your bus before you get on with our live map
  5. Follow us on social

Buy Online

You can buy your Arriva bus tickets online. Find out how this works and choose how you want your ticket delivered - direct to your mobile as an m-ticket or in the post.

Not sure what zone you need?

Get on board Arriva buses with mobile ticketing.

It's a secure, quick, easy and convenient way to buy Day, Weekly, 4-Weekly, Annual and Student Saver bus tickets.

Got a smart phone?

Download the app now

You can buy a selection of tickets on your Arriva bus:

• Single tickets
• Return tickets - available in many regions
• Day Saver tickets
• Weekly Saver tickets

Your driver can advise you on the best ticket for your journey.

Find out more

Fast, efficient and convenient Paypoint logo  Payzone logo

Purchasing bus tickets or topping-up your m-ticket account is now easier than ever - do it at your local shops next time you drop in for milk or to pick up a paper. Just look out for shops with any of these signs. Find out more

Arriva travel shops

We also have a number of our own shops in some regions. You can buy tickets and get friendly face-to-face help from our staff. Check the list to see if there's one near you.

How to catch the bus


Join in the conversation

Head over to your local Facebook and Twitter page for competitions, service updates and customer service help!

*available on selected vehicles