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Durham University Information

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 Durham University

What is available to me?

There are a great new series of travel discounts now available in partnership between Arriva and Durham University.

From just £1 a day, University students and staff can enjoy unlimited travel on all Arriva services within the Durham District ticket zone, by purchasing our special Durham University zone tickets (See map below for area of validity).

The £1 day ticket is available from your Arriva driver on the bus, by showing your Durham University Campus Card or you can purchase longer periods in advance via our online ticket portal or on your smartphone using our m-ticket app.

  Day Weekly One Term Full Academic Year  
Durham University * £1.00 £5.00 £45.00 £120.00 Buy now

*A valid Durham University ID card is required to be shown to the driver to purchase and/or use, along with the ticket, for each journey undertaken. £1.00 day ticket is only available on bus.

A small price to pay for great nights out, days of shopping in Newcastle (Students Only), visiting leisure facilities and meeting friends outside of University without worrying about your travel costs!

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Spread the cost of your travel by paying in monthly instalments by direct debit

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Where can I go?

All students and staff can travel within the Durham District zone, as shown on the map below. For staff, the zone ends at Barley Mow, while students can carry on travelling up to Newcastle and back into Durham. University ID cards should be shown at time of travel and may be requested by an inspector while travelling.

Durham University map