If so, then you could save money on your bus travel with a Young Scot Card.
Between the ages of 16 and 18, the show or scan of a valid Young Scot Card will entitle you to a third off of an adult single fare so you can relax knowing all of your hard earned money can be spent on the things you love.
Your Young Scot card can be used for discount on any Stagecoach North Scotland service, making it perfect for your daily or leisurely commute. That means you can use your Young Scot card in Aberdeen, Buchan, Moray and even further afield in Inverness and Skye.
Whether you are heading to college, work or just meeting up with your friends for a catch up, take the bus and put your pennies to better use.
This handy little card is free of charge, available to everyone aged 11-26 living in Scotland and can be used over the country for discounts on your favourite things.
Travel discount is only available on single fare tickets. The card cannot be used to purchase return and weekly tickets. Your Young Scot card is not transferable to any other person and can only be used by the person to whom it was issued.
You must show your card to the driver each time you use you travel or you will be liable to pay the full adult fare.
In order to access bus discounts, your Young Scot card must be in possession of a Young Scot card with a visible pink strip under the Date of Birth, as shown below.
Applying for the first time?
If this is all new to you, you will need to fill out an application form. You can get an application form from your local validation point. To find out where this may be, check here.
Once you have picked up and completed your application form, you will need to get it validated. To do this, head to your local validation point with with following:
The team will then validate your application, get it sent off for you and it won't be long before your new, shiny Young Scot Card will be delivered to your door and you can start enjoying the discount.
Require a replacement card?
To request a replacement Young Scot Card, you will need to get in touch with your local Young Scot team by contacting your local authority - you can find out the contact details for your local authority here.
If you are unable to do that, then feel free to pop along to any local validation point in your area and ask the team for a replacement card.
Alternatively, if you are having problems contacting your local authority, please email the Young Scot Information Line on firstname.lastname@example.org who will be able to help you further.
Where will you go with your Young Scot Card? Plan your journey today.