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    It’s a discount price ticket for unlimited bus travel around townthat you can buy with your train ticket. Bus travel can be at the start, the finish, or both ends of your train journey. So you pay for your complete train and bus journey in one easy transaction at the station, by phone or online. It's a great-value way to make your entire journey by public transport and reduce your carbon foot-print!

    PLUSBUS is available to 283 towns and cities across Britain, including Cardiff, Newport, Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham and Shrewsbury. Details of where the PlusBus links operate to and from are available on the PLUSBUS website including the price list. They are also available in Arriva Trains Wales timetables.

    PLUSBUS Pricelist  
    Arriva Trains Wales Plusbus Fares 15 May 2016

    How does it work?
    PLUSBUS offers unlimited bus travel within the zone around a rail station on participating operators' services. Just as for PLUSBUS when buying your train ticket, and you'll be able to purchase your trail travel and unlimited bus travel around your destination at the same time.

    Great value
    PLUSBUS ticket prices start at £2.00, with most priced between £2.00 to £4.00 a day, depending on the town or city.  Save one-third off the PLUSBUS day ticket price with your Railcard (usual Railcard peak period restrictions apply).  Children (aged 5-15) pay half the adult PLUSBUS day ticket price.
    Easy to buy
    Ask for PLUSBUS when buying your train ticket.  You can buy a PLUSBUS ticket:

    • Online
    • At any staffed rail station ticket office
    • At self-service ticket machines (at selected stations)
    • By telephone  

    PLUSBUS can be purchased with all of the following ticket types:

    • Single
    • Day or Open Return
    • Season Tickets

    PLUSBUS can save you money and is more convenient than buying separate tickets.  What's more you can pay with cash, credit or debit card.
    For more information
    Visit to check PLUSBUS ticket prices, to view zone maps showing where you can travel in each town, and details of participating bus operators