We know saving money is a priority for all families. The household budget needs to stretch to cover far more than just bus fares to get the kids to school and back. Our range of Scholar Saver tickets will help you to make your money go further!
Scholar Saver tickets are for those aged 5 to 18 in full-time education.
Safe, convenient and secure
Now our Scholar Saver tickets are available on Arriva Connect smartcards
Buy online using debit or credit card or PayPal and have delivered as a smartcard by Royal Mail
Improved security - register your smartcard with us and, should it get lost or stolen, we can cancel the card and transfer your tickets to a replacement
No more rooting around for change to give the kids their bus fares every day
No more paper tickets - just a smart, reusable plastic card
Which zone do you need?
One size fits all... buy your North West Scholar Saver ticket and enjoy unlimited travel, Monday to Friday schooldays, in any of our ticket zones across the North West.
How much will it cost?
The price depends on how long you want your ticket to last. And generally the longer the life of your ticket, the more you save!
Scholar Saver ticket prices
|Ticket||Start date||End date||Merseyside Zone price||North West Zone price||On sale from|
|Autumn Term||1 September 2019||20 December 2019||£80||£85||15 July 2019|
|Autumn + Spring Terms||1 September 2019||10 April 2020||£160||£170||17 August 2019|
|Academic Year||1 September 2019||22 July 2020||£230||£170||15 July 2019|
|Spring Term||20 December 2019||10 April 2020||£80||£85||21 October 2019|
|Spring + Summer Terms||20 December 2020||22 July 2020||£160||£170||21 October 2019|
|Summer Term||10 April 2020||22 July 2020||£80||£85||3 February 2020|