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Lancaster school bus passes

Back to School - TermRider tickets

Who can buy a TermRider bus pass?


Our TermRider ticket gives young people in full-time education unlimited travel in their chosen travel zone. It’s valid for each school term, so there’s no need to worry about getting daily or weekly tickets.

It’s valid for 5 to 16 year olds in primary or secondary school across the South. Students at sixth form or college can buy a    student bus ticket or if you are studying at college or university,   click here for StudentRider tickets. Those who look older than their age will need to carry ID.


Where you can use your TermRider

You can buy a TermRider for the following ticket zones:

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Gold (Hampshire, Surrey, West Sussex) Buy Now
Andover Buy Now
Basingstoke Buy Now
Blackwater Valley Buy Now
Bognor Regis Buy Now
Brighton Buy Now
Chichester (Gold Ticket) Buy Now
Fleet Buy Now
Guildford Buy Now
Havant Buy Now
Hayling Island Buy Now
Portsmouth Buy Now
South Hants Buy Now
Waterlooville Buy Now
Winchester Buy Now
Worthing Buy Now

When you can use your TermRider


You can buy and use your TermRider ticket for each school term. The validity of the TermRiders are:

  • Autumn Term – 1st September 2021 to 31st December 2021 
  • Spring term – 1st January 2022 to 17th April 2022
  • Summer Term – 17th   April 2022 to 31st July 2022


How much it costs 


Visit our bus tickets page and choose when and where you want to travel and we'll tell you how much it costs and where you can go.