If you're aged 18 or under and in full time education, we've got just the ticket! Our termriders give you unlimited bus travel during term times!
Why you'll love your termrider
You'll love your termrider as it offers:
You can buy and use your termrider ticket for each term. Our tickets cover the following term dates:
Autumn Term (2017/18): 4 September 2017 to 19 December 2017.
Winter Term (2017/18): 3 January 2018 to 29 March 2018.
Summer Term (2017/18): 17 April 2018 to 20 July 2018.
Termriders are only valid at weekends during term time only and during half term. Tickets are not valid between terms.
Anyone aged 18 or under and in full-time education can buy and use a termrider ticket.
Your termrider can only be used by you - it's non-transferable.
We have two tickets available for Bedfordshire:
Bedford termrider tickets are £180 per term.
Bedfordshire termrider plus tickets are £295 per term.
There will be available to buy online from 09:00 on 9 April 2018 . Check back here for updates.
Bedford termrider tickets are valid within the Bedford Megarider area but they are not valid for use on the X5 service.
Bedfordshire termrider plus tickets are valid within the Bedfordshire Megarider Plus area * as well as on the X5 between St. Neots and Milton Keynes Rail Station
*excluding Route 99
If you intend to travel on the X5 service outside of Bedfordshire, or on Route 99, you'll need to purchase an East Megarider Gold ticket (which is available to bus weekly, 4 weekly and as an Xtra ticket).
Our termrider tickets will be available to purchase online from 09:00 on 9 April 2018.
Bedfordshire 800 School Routes
For students who intend to travel on the 800 school buses to and from college, we will be selling special Bedfordshire 800s termrider and Bedfordshire 800s termrider plus tickets from Elstow Park & Ride site.
The Bedfordshire 800s termrider will cost £180 per term and is valid on your nominated 800 school route as well as service buses within the Bedford megarider area.
The Bedfordshire 800s termrider plus will cost £295 per term and is valid on your nominated 800 school route as we all service buses in the Bedfordshire megarider plus area (including the X5 between St. Neots and Milton Keynes rail station).
These tickets are sold on a first come, first served basis and guarantee a seat on your desired bus.
For those intending to purchase a Bedfordshire 800s termriders, please ensure you bring a passport photo of the student to be used on the photo pass.
From the 21 January 2018 Route 828 will now leave at 0720 from Bedford bus station. The return journey will depart Sharnbrook at the same time as before, but will continue to Bedford bus station to arrive at 1610. These changes have been made in order to meet the increased demand.
UPDATED: 4 APRIL 2018