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Young persons barnsley and dearne valley

Sheffield Bus and Tram travel for Young People

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

Discount cards for young people

If you’re under 21 and live in South Yorkshire you pay just 80p single fare on all buses and trams in South Yorkshire. 

How do you get this great price? By applying for one of the passes below -


Under 16? Apply for a Zoom Under 16 Travel Pass

16 to 18? Apply for a Zoom 16-18 Travel Pass  

18-21? Apply for a Zoom Beyond card 


Tickets for young people


South Yorkshire Child Bus & Tram tickets

Young people can get unlimited travel on Stagecoach buses and Supertram throughout South Yorkshire with a South Yorkshire Child ticket. 


You can buy and use this ticket if you’re:

None of the tickets below are valid with a Zoom Beyond card. 


1 day - £2.40

Available to buy on bus or on the Stagecoach app 

New child ticket options


Valid on all Stagecoach buses and Supertram   across South Yorkshire, Pontefract, Wakefield,   Bawtry, Oldcotes, Blyth, Ranskill, Chesterfield, Killamarsh and as far as Mastin   Moor, Hillstown, Heath, Holmewood,  Tibshelf, Morton,   Mickley, Clay Cross, Kelstedge and Holymoorside.   Only valid on X10 between Barnsley and Haigh.

Child Silver tickets

You can buy and use this ticket if you’re:

1 day - £3

Available to buy on bus or on the Stagecoach app

7 days - £8.50

Available to buy on bus, on the Stagecoach app or online

28 days - £34



Travel for students and apprentices 

All of the  fares below are available  to buy  for students and apprentices with  valid NUS, TOTUM  and  Sheffield  University and Hallam University  Student  ID.  You will need to show your valid ID each  time you use your student ticket  on bus or  on Supertram. 

Sheffield £1 student single ticket

Available on any Stagecoach bus in Sheffield, the £1   student single   allows travel on any Stagecoach bus in Sheffield. Please show your valid ID to buy this ticket. Not  valid on Supertram .

Sheffield £10 student weekly bus megarider ticket (£9.50 online or on app)

Buy a  Sheffield student weekly megarider ticket on all Stagecoach buses in the city which allows travel on  any Stagecoach bus in Sheffield for 7 days.  Please show your valid ID each time you travel.  Not valid on Supertram.  You can also buy this ticket online.  

You can use it at anytime within the Sheffield  travel zone.


28 day and monthly Sheffield student megarider tickets


You can  buy a 28 day and monthly travel ticket online  to use on the bus or tram in Sheffield. 

Choose the option which suits you, bus, tram or bus and tram

  • a 28 day or monthly Sheffield student bus megarider £36 
  • a 28 day or monthly Sheffield student tram megarider £39
  • a 28 day Sheffield student bus & tram megarider £44  

These tickets are available  as Xtra tickets which have re-occurring payment so you don't have to remember to renew your ticket. 

You can buy your ticket online here 


Annual Unirider ticket

You can buy an Annual Unirider ticket online to use on the bus or tram in Sheffield .

You can buy your ticket online here