concessionary bus passes

If you were born before April 1950 you will become eligible for a concessionary bus pass at the age of 60.  If you were born after April 1950 eligible age will vary.  To check your state pensionable and your concessionary travel eligibility age, see the calculator on the Direct Gov website for guidance or email the concessionary.fares@hants.gov.uk

Please take a look at the HCC website for any further information

We want you to enjoy the freedom of our bus network, so make sure you know how to get the best out of your pass.

These passes are not valid on the New Forest Tour.

 

Southampton City Council passes

 

Concessionary bus passes

If you have a Southampton older persons pass you can travel between 0900 and 2359 Monday to Friday if your journey starts within the Southampton city area. 

If you are travelling outside of Southampton you can travel between 0930 until 2300 Monday to Friday and all day at weekends and Bank Holidays across the rest of England.


Disability bus passes

A disabled person's Southampton bus pass can be used between 0900 to 2359 Monday to Friday, and all day weekends and public holidays.


 

Hampshire County Council passes

 

Concessionary bus passes


If you have a Hampshire County Council older persons bus pass you can travel on buses in Hampshire (not Southampton) between 0930 and 2300 Monday to Friday, and all day at weekends and on Bank Holidays.

If a community has a bus between 9am and 9.29am and no further departure before 10.31, older persons passes will be valid on that specific service. These Bluestar, Salisbury Reds and more services are: Bluestar 6 0907 from Lyndhurst Park Hotel to Lymington, Bluestar 6 0927 Totton Shopping precint towards Southampton, more 112 0915 from Hythe Ferry, X7 0919 West Wellow Canada Conrer towards Ower and Southampton.


Hampshire passes can be used in England outside of Hampshire from 0930 Monday to Friday and all day weekends and Bank Holidays.


Disability bus passes

 

If you live in Hampshire and are aged 5 or over and meet set disability criteria you are eligible for a disabled person's bus pass.

These passes are valid all day everyday for journeys starting within Hampshire (excluding Southampton).

Your pass can be used within Southampton from 0930 to 2300 Monday to Friday, and all day weekends and public holidays


all other English concessionary bus passes

All other English council passes can be used from 0930 to 2300 Monday to Friday and all day weekends and public holidays.

 


 

 

contact us

call:

01202 338421

visit:

bluestar travel shop

Bargate Street

Southampton 

SO14 2DA

email:

managersmailbox@bluestarbus.co.uk