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Chesterfield Bus Travel for Young People

Stagecoach offer a wide choice of travel options for young people in Chesterfield. Whether you want to travel by bus or tram, in Chesterfield or further afield, you’ll find the ticket you need. 

Discount cards for young people

If you’re between 11 and 15 and live in Derbyshire you can apply for a b_line card. If you are 16 and 18 and live in Derbyshire, you can apply for a free  b_line2 card . You can use these cards to get child bus fares and discounts at a wide range of shops! 

Tickets for young people

Child dayrider tickets 

If you’re a young person in Chesterfield you can buy a Stagecoach Chesterfield Child dayrider plus ticket for just £2.50.

Valid for unlimited travel on Stagecoach buses in and around Chesterfield. Also valid for journeys from Chesterfield to Bolsover, Clay Cross, Eckington, Spinkhill, Dronfield and Pilsley.  All you need to do is ask the driver for a Chesterfield Child dayrider plus. You may be asked to show ID to prove your age.  This ticket has the same  validity as the adult Chesterfield dayrider Plus ticket and is available to children aged 5-15 plus holders of a b­_line1 or b_line2 card or Megatravel or 16-18  student travel pass in South Yorkshire. 

Children aged between 5 and 15 can also buy a Child Explorer ticket from the driver for £4  (£3.90 before 18th September 2016). This is valid on all Stagecoach buses and on the Sheffield Supertram. (Not available to any child over 15 years). 


Child Explorer - £4

Children under 16 can use a child Explorer to travel further afield. It allows one day’s unlimited travel on the Sheffield Supertram and on our buses throughout: 
  • South Yorkshire
  • West Yorkshire
  • Derbyshire
  • Nottinghamshire*
  • Gainsborough
*It can only be used in Nottinghamshire after 9:00 on school days.
This ticket is £3.90 before 18th September 2016

Family Explorer - £10

Get unlimited travel for two adults and up to three children with our Family Explorer ticket. You'll get unlimited travel on all our buses within South and West Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Gainsborough and on the Sheffield Supertram for the whole day!

Chesterfield College goldrider tickets

Some Chesterfield College students may qualify for a Chesterfield College goldrider ticket. Contact the Transport Liaison Co-ordinator at Chesterfield College on 01246 500 500 for more information.

Great value tickets

We have some great value tickets for young people in Chesterfield. Tell us where you’re travelling from and to so we can show you the tickets available for your journey.