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South West Student Bus Passes

If your a student at university you can visit our Exeter or Plymouth pages, but if you're aged 18 or under and in full time education, we've got just the ticket! Our Stagecoach South West termrider gives you up to 17 weeks of unlimited bus travel in your chosen travel zone.


Why you’ll love your termrider ticket

You’ll love your termrider as it’s:

  • unlimited – travel at weekends, in the evenings and during half term for no additional cost
  • the same price each term – spread the total cost evenly
  • 10% cheaper than the equivalent  13 week megarider (and lasts up to 17 weeks)

Your termrider comes on a StagecoachSmart card, an electronic card with a chip that stores your ticket for use on the bus. No more paper tickets!


Who can use a termrider ticket

Anyone 18 or under and in full-time education can use a termrider ticket. If you look older than 18, you’ll need to carry ID to prove your age.

Your termrider ticket can only be used by you – it’s not transferable.


Where you can use your termrider

You can choose to buy a termrider ticket for the following travel zones:

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How to buy your termrider

Our termrider tickets are all issued on a StagecoachSmart travel card which is only available online. If you don’t already have a StagecoachSmart card, we’ll dispatch one within three days of your order. If you need any help or have any questions, please contact our Smart Customer Service team. You can either email them or call on 0345 810 1000.

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When you can use your termrider

You can buy and use your termrider ticket for each term. As well as being able to travel to school or college, you’ll be able to use it anywhere, at any time.  Our tickets cover all schools and college term dates – they also provide some extra weeks of travel for no additional cost.

Our termrider tickets are valid for:

  • Autumn Term – 1 September to 31 December
  • Spring term – 1 January to Easter Sunday
  • Summer Term – Easter Monday to 31 July


How much it costs

Buy your Termrider today!

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Zone  Cost per term
Exeter £160.00
Exeter Plus £237.00
Dartmouth/Kingsbridge*  £282.00
North Devon £186.00
Torquay £194.00
Plymouth Inner £110.00
Plymouth Outer  £126.00
Plymouth Plus £166.00
Gold £324.00

Choose the termrider  option  on our bus tickets page and we'll tell you how much it costs and where you can travel.

*this is a special zone, valid on route 3 between Dartmouth & Kingsbridge only.