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York by bus smartcard

The York by bus smartcard is now available!

50 bus routes. One card. No hassle.

Smart versions of the All York ticket along with Park & Ride, Cityzap, Coastliner, and First York tickets are now available. See the full list of tickets and prices.

Register your details at MyTravelYork and we'll send you a free York by Bus smartcard (normal price £2.00).

Never have the right change? Problem solved!

The York by bus smartcard is completely cashless. Buy and top-up your smartcard with a range of versatile tickets to suit your travel needs.

Our brand new, easy-to-use smart kiosks accept credit and debit cards- no more small change, less hassle when you board the bus. See our quick step-by-step guide or watch the video below.


Video by Kyle Brown/Minster FM

Any questions? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Just tap and go.

Once you've loaded your York by bus card, all you need to do is place it on the ticket machine until the driver confirms it has been accepted.

Older and disabled person's concessionary travel passes are also smart- just tap and go when you board any bus in York (note that a £1 fare applies from Park & Ride sites).

Where to buy and top up your card:

Smartcards- tickets and prices

A list of all available smart tickets for the York by bus card. More

Smartcards- frequently asked questions

If you have any queries, see our Frequently Asked Questions. More