Annual Bus Tickets

Make savings on bus travel across the whole year

Make as many journeys as you want on any of the routes in your chosen zone for a whole year – that’s any 365 consecutive days (or 366 if it’s a leap year).

Buy your Annual Saver tickets online or in our app and have it delivered to your phone as an m-ticket. 

Please make sure you activate your m-ticket on the day of your first journey and, if you've bought an Annual Saver ticket online, they can also be delivered by post

Unfortunately Annual Saver tickets can’t be shared with anybody else and can only be used by the person for it is issued for.

Buy Annual Saver Tickets here

Terms of use

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  • Please note: Annual Saver Tickets cannot be bought on the bus.
  • Children: Under 5s travel for free on all Arriva UK buses. There are discount prices for children over 5, conditions vary by region. Contact us to find out more about child fares in your area.
  • Sharing your ticket: If your ticket is an m-ticket all users need to use the phone the ticket has been issued to. Tickets can’t appear on other phones once they have been activated.
  • Photograph needed: When buying an annual ticket at a local travel shop, a passport sized photograph is required.
  • Losing your ticket: Day, Weekly and 4-Weekly Savers will not be replaced. We may, at our discretion, replace Quarterly, Half Yearly and Annual tickets (which have photo ID) if lost or stolen, provided that the occurrence has been reported to the police and we are satisfied that the ticket cannot be used for travel by any other person. A charge will be made for any ticket replacement.

Using Annual Saver Tickets across our Regions

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Annual Saver Tickets in the North East

Annual Saver tickets can be used on any Arriva North East bus within the given zones except Whitby Park & Ride services.

Annual Saver Tickets in Yorkshire

Annual Saver tickets can be used on any Arriva Yorkshire bus within the given zones, except DalesBus and MoorsBus.

Annual Saver Tickets in the North West

Annual Saver tickets can be used on any Arriva North West or Arriva Wales buses within the given zones except for Park & Ride services and ArrivaClick services.

Annual Saver Tickets in Wales

Annual Saver tickets can be used on any Arriva North West or Arriva Buses Wales services within the given zones except for Park & Ride services and DRT Shuttle services.

Annual Saver Tickets in the Midlands

Annual Saver tickets can be used on any Arriva Midlands buses within the given zones except Shrewsbury Park & Ride Services and ArrivaClick services.

Annual Saver Tickets in Beds and Bucks

  • Annual Saver tickets can be used on any Arriva buses in Beds and Bucks or Green Line 724 coaches with the given zones, except certain contracted services or buses provided on behalf of Transport for London.
  • Annual Saver tickets are not valid on Green Line services to and from London (that’s Green Line 757, 758). Please see our Green Line pages for details of tickets on Green Line services to and from London.

Annual Saver Tickets in Herts and Essex

Annual Saver tickets can be used on any Arriva buses in Herts and Essex or Green Line 724 coaches within the given zones, except certain contracted services or buses provided on behalf of Transport for London.

Annual Saver Tickets in Kent and Surrey

Annual Saver tickets can be used on any Arriva buses in Kent and Surrey within the given zones, except certain contracted services, buses provided on behalf of Transport for London or ArrivaClick services.

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