Buy Tickets

Single and Return tickets can be bought from the driver on all city, BROOKESbus and park&ride buses. To ensure a speedy service, please try to bring correct change on board. More information can be viewed on our ticket types page.

Buy tickets in advance

  • Buy tickets on our app

    If you have an iPhone or Android smartphone, our app is the quickest and easiest way to buy tickets in advance.

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  • the key

    If you are a regular passenger on our city services, the key could save you money on weekly, monthly and annual travel. Plus with a key smartcard you can top-up online!

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  • Top-up Online

    If you already have a key smart card then you can top-up online via the Oxford key website.

    Visit the key website
  • Travel Shops

    Oxford Bus Company has two Travel Shops situated on the 3rd floor of Debenhams and on the High Street.

    View travel shop details

Buy tickets on the bus

  • Single and Returns

    Single and Return tickets can be bought from the driver on all city, BROOKES and park&ride buses. To ensure a speedy service, please try to bring correct change onboard.

  • Family Day Passes

    Available for families who are travelling around Oxford on a set day. The pass includes travel on all local services and includes Thames Travel and Stagecoach services within SmartZone. £8 group day pass (Valid for up to 2 adults and 3 children)

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  • 24 hour unlimited travel passes

    Unlimited travel for 24 hours from time of purchase. The pass includes travel on all local services and includes Thames Travel and Stagecoach services within SmartZone. Not valid on Stagecoach night services. Just £4.20 - buy from the driver.

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  • Young Persons

    Young people are entitled to a number of great discounts when travelling with Oxford Bus Company.

    View more young person fares
  • Oxford Brookes

    The BROOKESkey is exclusive to students and staff members at Oxford Brookes University, and can save you time, money and hassle on your travel.

    View BROOKESkey details