SmartZone

Travel on ALL Oxford Bus, Thames Travel and Stagecoach bus services within the SmartZone area - it's the smart way to travel!  Your ticket gives you freedom to get in and around the City as much as you like - for 24 hours, a week, 4 weeks, 13 weeks, any 5 days, any 12 trips, or for a whole year!  Read details below, or talk with one of our drivers or Travel Shop team to decide which one is right for you.

About SmartZone

  • SmartZone map

    Enjoy travel freedom with your Oxford SmartZone! Use your ticket on ALL Oxford Bus Company, Stagecoach or Thames Travel bus routes operating in and around the City within the SmartZone map below.

    View SmartZone map (PDF, 260KB)
  • How do you purchase a SmartZone pass?

    You can purchase a SmartZone pass by topping-up your key smartcard. If you don't have a key card you can sign-up online at oxfordkey.co.uk. Alternatively, visit one of our travel shops.

    Visit the key website

How much does SmartZone cost?

  • SmartZone: 1 day

    1 day of SmartZone travel: Adult £4.30, Group £8.50 (Valid for up to 2 adults and 3 children) (Available from your driver only - not valid on Stagecoach night buses)

  • SmartZone: 1 week

    1 week of SmartZone travel: Adult £16 (£17 from the driver, only on the key) / 18 and under £12.50

  • SmartZone: 4 weeks

    4 weeks of SmartZone travel: £59 / 18 and under £44.25 (on the key)

  • SmartZone: 13 weeks

    13 weeks of SmartZone travel: £153 / 18 and under £114.75 (on the key)

  • SmartZone: 1 year

    1 year of SmartZone travel: £565 / 18 and under £423.75 (on the key)

  • SmartZone: Any 5 Days

    Any 5 Days of SmartZone travel. Must be used within 6 months: £18.00 (on the key).

  • SmartZone: any 12 trips

    12 SmartZone trips: £18.00 (on the key). Trips must be used within 6 months of purchase.

Please note that return and day paper tickets within Oxford SmartZone are not valid on Stagecoach night buses.