Following changes to government guidance in England and Wales more seats are available on our buses and standing is allowed. There will also be more seats available in Scotland.
Please continue to wear a face covering throughout your journey, unless you’re exempt.
For the latest travel information for England, Wales and Scotland, see our Coronavirus page.
The StudentRider bus pass is available to all students in school, college or university, regardless of age.
It gives you unlimited travel on all Stagecoach buses from 1 September 2021 through to 31 July 2022, that’s the whole academic year sorted!
Check out the table below for prices or buy tickets online now.
There are local and regional versions available.
There are seven different local versions valid in each of our travel zones, the same as the equivalent MegaRider ticket.
The South East StudentRider is valid on all Stagecoach buses throughout the south east region in Kent and East Sussex. That means you can travel across both counties for just £2.39 per day!
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|Dover & Deal StudentRider||Dover & Deal travel zone
|Eastbourne StudentRider||Eastbourne travel zone
|Folkestone & Hythe StudentRider||Folkestone & Hythe travel zone
|Hastings & Bexhill StudentRider||Hastings & Bexhill travel zone
|Thanet StudentRider||Thanet travel zone
|South East StudentRider||South East travel zone||£797|
It will come loaded onto a StagecoachSmart card, a reusable travel card which you can top up and add tickets to. Your details are stored on your Stagecoach account so it’s quick and easy to add tickets in the future.
To safeguard your ticket against theft, loss and damage your StudentRider will be automatically registered when purchased online.
If your StudentRider is lost, stolen or damaged you should notify us immediately:
• Use the ‘My account’ section of the website.
• Contact the StagecoachSmart Helpdesk on 0345 810 1000.
Where there are 5 or more days left on a ticket, we will transfer this to a new card and issue to the delivery address provided. Please note it can take 3 working days for this to arrive.
You can buy your student bus pass now and get unlimited bus travel whether you’re studying or socialising. And don’t worry if things change later as you can get a refund if you need to cancel your ticket, subject to our standard terms and conditions.
*Based on the price of an annual local StudentRider ticket.