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Discounts offered by bus and train operators

Most local operators offer discounted fares for students and they are often cheaper than our post16 travel scheme.

Students who use local public transport services may have more flexibility for when classes start later or finish earlier.

The following operators offer discounted travel for young people aged 16-19.  These may be more cost effective than the Norfolk County Council post-16 travel scheme.

This information was last updated in May 2019.

Tickets and discounts offered by operators

First Eastern Counties Buses

Discounted Student Saver tickets for one and three terms available as an mTicket on the First Bus App or from the Norwich Travel Shop (at additional cost). Young Person discounted fares
available for ages 5-19 inclusive on mTickets and on-bus for all ticket types, including day, week, 10-trip and month.

Visit the First website for more information.

Konectbus (including Norwich Park&Ride) and Anglianbus

A range of discounted young person tickets available. Visit the Konectbus website, call 01362 851210 or visit Norwich bus station for more information.

Lynx bus

Annual and termly tickets available for students. Visit the Lynx website or call 01553 611955 for more information.

Sanders Coaches

Sanders offer a reduced fare for young people aged 16-19, with a 15% discount off the adult fare.  This is for single, return and weekly tickets.

You can buy tickets on the bus – just ask for an Inbetweeners Ticket.  For more information go to or call 01263 712800.

Simonds CountryLink

You can get a youth discount (16-19) ticket from the driver.  Simonds also offer student season tickets (termly/annual) on certain routes, available from Simonds' head office.

For more information go to or call 01379 647300.

West Norfolk Community Transport – Go To Town services

Go to Town serve West Norfolk and offer discounted fares to 16-20 year olds. Go to or call 01553 776971 for more details.

Abellio Greater Anglia train passes

Season tickets for train services into Norwich may be cheaper, depending where you travel from. Go to or call 0845 6007245 for details of scholar tickets.


A new 16-17 railcard scheme will start from September 2019 - go to for more information.

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