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Student Saver tickets in Wales

Find out about our range of money-saving bus travel tickets for students in Wales

The Arriva Buses Wales Student Saver is an unlimited journey bus pass, which offers you unbeatable savings compared with normal fares.

Great reasons to buy your Arriva Student Saver now:

  • Superb value

Save more than 30% when compared with normal fares

  • No time restrictions

Unlimited travel on Arriva buses in your area, including evenings and weekends* 


Student Tickets for 2016-2017 are no longer available!


Frequently Asked Questions

1.Who can buy an Arriva Student Saver?

It is available to all full time students, studying at any university, college or sixth form college within the relevant area.

2.Can I share my Arriva Student Saver ticket with a friend?

No, Student Saver tickets are not transferable and can only be used by the person to whom they were issued.

3.On which Arriva buses can I use my Student Saver?

An Arriva Student Saver holder can travel on all Arriva Buses Wales bus services*, within the specified Zone.

* Student Savers are not valid on non-local services or park and ride schemes.

4.How do I get a Student Saver?

You can buy your ticket directly from our website, using your Visa, Mastercard, Solo or Switch card for payment. We will post your ticket to you using Royal Mail 1st class post (Recorded Delivery upgrade available) within five working days.

If you prefer, you can apply by post. Call 0344 800 44 11 for further information.

5.Is it worth the hassle?

Buying your ticket on the internet is quick and easy. And once you have bought it, there's no more digging through your pockets for money, paying the bus driver or using up your change. You will be able to ride as many times as you want without paying a penny extra on bus fares.

The Arriva Student Saver offers unbeatable value when compared to normal bus fares. It can be used ANY TIME, ANY DAY, so you can travel to and from college/university in the day AND go out at night.

With no time restrictions and with weekend travel included, the student ticket is by far the best way to travel throughout North Wales.

6.What happens if I lose my Student Saver?

Please try not to! Losing your ticket is like losing money and we cannot guarantee to replace it unless we are satisfied that the ticket cannot be used for travel by any other person. We may at our discretion replace a lost or stolen ticket (with a ticket of the same date and type). A charge (currently £25) will always be made for the replacement of a lost or stolen ticket. We will prosecute anyone attempting to travel on Arriva services with fraudulent or stolen tickets.

7.What happens if I leave university or college before my ticket expires?

Discounted prices related to the student ticket are based on the fixed dates, if your course finishes earlier than the specified date refunds cannot be issued, however, if you leave your course early due to circumstances beyond your control, contact our customer services department on 0344 800 44 11.