Cardinal Bus Passes

Summer Term Bus Passes - ORDER NOW

Passes ordered by 7pm will be available to collect from the driver in the morning the following school day

Daily or weekly tickets may be purchased direct from the driver on the day of travel or Monday mornings for weekly tickets.

Contactless card payment facilities for daily or weekly tickets are available on all our buses. 

Buying a termly bus pass from Cardinal Buses is easy, saves you money and hassle.

Step 1

Select the desired bus route number

Step 2

Select the desired pick up location

Step 3

Enter details & upload photo & hit Add to Cart

Step 4

Make online payment by card

Things to know

Can I give my pass to others to use?

Bus Passes are valid for use only by the named holder. Passes are not transferable. The pass must be clearly shown to the driver each time a journey is undertaken.

What does my pass cover?

Your pass covers return travel on the bus route and fare zones selected at the time of purchase. All passes, as per our tickets, are issued subject to our standard conditions of carriage which are available on request.

What happens if I lose my pass?

Lost passes can be re-printed for a nominal £5 fee. Please contact the office by emailing

Will my pass be accepted on other buses?

Cardinal Bus Passes may only be used on our services. Likewise, we are unable to accept passes issued by other operators.

Do you accept passes from other operators?

We are unable to accept passes issued by other operators.

Can I use my Oyster Card?

No, we don’t accept Oyster Cards on any of our services.

What if my child is not able to use the pass because of illness, exams, isolation etc. can I get a refund or transfer to the following term or another child?

Termly and weekly passes are NOT transferrable or refundable in part or full for any reason.

If you are worried that your child may not use the whole term because of exams, isolation, illness, or school closure, then please consider buying daily tickets or weekly passes. Weekly passes are available for purchase every Monday morning and can be used for travel on that bus route for that week.