New Fares 2019

New Fares Leicestershire

We have been reviewing the range of tickets we sell and looking at ways of simplifying the huge array of products we currently offer and harmonising the levels people pay for their travel across the different parts of the Midlands

From the 14th April 2019 the following changes will come into effect. 

Young people

  • Child single, return & day tickets are replaced with a Young Person’s single, return and day ticket.
    • Available for those aged under 19
    • There will no longer be a morning time restriction applied to when they can be purchased or used
    • All young person’s tickets will provide a 25% discount off the adult price (subject to rounding’s)
    • Young person’s dayriders will be available on the app

  • In mid July a new Young Person 7 day & 28 day ticket range will be introduced which will offer customers under 19 a 25% discount off adult prices.
  • In September Studyrider, will offer 25% off termly travel.



  • Singles will go up 10p 
  • Returns will go up 20p
  • Group tickets will continue to allow 2 adults and 3 children or 3 adults to travel but will be priced at the cost of 2 adults


Zone changes

  • The Leicester megarider plus will be renamed Leicester megarider. The validity will be the same and is valid on route 48 from Nuneaton bus station to Leicester.
  • Megarider Platinum is discontinued and passengers can now purchase a megarider Gold to travel from Leicester & Market Harborough into Northamptonshire

Dayrider prices 

  • The Leicester dayrider is reduced by 25% to £4.50
  • The Sunday dayrider gold & Sunday Nuneaton dayrider Plus is discontinued. Passengers should purchase the standard dayrider Gold or Nuneaton dayrider Plus
  • Due to the very low volume of sales the Concessionary dayrider Gold is discontinued. Passengers are advised to either travel for free on their concessionary pass after the appropriate time restriction or purchase the standard dayrider Gold


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  Adult  Young Person  Group 
Leicester dayrider
£4.50  £3.40  £9.00 
Nuneaton dayrider +
£8.20  £6.20 £16.40 
Gold dayrider
£9.60  £7.20  £19.20 




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   Adult    Young Person*
  7 day 28 day    7 day  28 day 
 Leicester megarider £16.50 £62.00    £12.40  £46.50 
 Nuneaton megarider + £23.50 £89.00    £17.60  £66.80 
 Gold megarider £29.00 £110.00    £21.80 £82.50 


Note young person 7 day & 28 day will be introduced in mid July