FirstWeek

FirstWeek

If you're a more regular traveller, FirstWeek is the ticket for you.

They're valid on the day of issue and the next six consecutive days. You can buy one from your driver anytime of the day. Any day of the week. There are exceptions on certain routes that are contracted to Essex County Council. Certain weeklies can not be purchased on Sunday but are still valid for travel on that day. Please see the area relevant to your travel needs for further information.

Available on-bus and from First Travel Shops and Agents.

Essex

The FirstWeek in Essex ticket allows you to travel on First services right across Essex (except the Airport X30 service and certain school services) for one week, allowing you to go where you want, when you want.

Essex Prices
Adult £30

*First tickets are valid on all services within a given zone, with the exception of certain school services.

Basildon

Inner zone ticket valid in Basildon town and other areas including Tarpots, Wickford, Billericay and Stanford le Hope.

Outer Zone ticket valid in Inner Zone areas plus Orsett, Grays, Lakeside, Hutton and Brentwood.

In addition to this the Basildon Inner and Outer ticket covers the Southend Metro Zone.

You can purchase a First Weekly on the 2, 5, 8B, 8C, 22, 25, 100 service on Sunday. The 140 First Weekly ticket can not be purchased on a Sunday.

Basildon Prices
Inner Area Adult £18
Inner Area Child £13
Outer Area Adult £25
Outer Area Child £15
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*First tickets are valid on all services within a given zone, with the exception of certain school services.

Braintree

Valid in Braintree town area including Black Notley, White Court, Deanery Hill, Beckers Green and Bocking.

First Weekly ticket cannot be purchased on services 21 & 352 on a Sunday.

Braintree Prices
Adult £15
Child £10

*First tickets are valid on all services within a given zone, with the exception of certain school services.

Brentwood

Inner zone ticket valid in Brentwood town centre, Shenfield, Warley, Brook Street and Pilgrim's Hatch.

The First Weekly ticket cannot be purchased on services 73, 80A, 80C and 351 on a Sunday.

Brentwood Prices
Adult £15

*First tickets are valid on all services within a given zone, with the exception of certain school services.

Chelmsford

Inner Zone ticket valid in greater Chelmsford area bounded by Margaretting, Galleywood, Great Baddow, Springfield, Broomfield Hospital, North Melbourne and Widford.

You can purchase a First Weekly on services 41, 45, 45A, 50, 51, 54C, and 56.

First weekly tickets cannot be purchased on services 31, 36, 42A, 140, 351, & 352 on a Sunday.

Chelmsford Prices
Adult £18
Child £12

Colchester

Ticket valid in Colchester town and urban area bounded by West Bergholt, Horkesley Heath, Wivenhoe and Fingringhoe.

You can purchase a First Weekly ticket on services 61, 62, 62A, 64, 64A, 65 and 74 service on a Sunday.

However First Weekly tickets cannot be purchased on services 1, 2C, 8C, 66A, 67B, 70, 75, 88 and 102 on a Sunday.

Colchester Prices
Adult £16
Child £12

*First tickets are valid on all services within a given zone, with the exception of certain school services.

Clacton and Walton

Valid throughout the Clacton and Walton area including Jaywick, St Osyth, Holland on Sea, Bockings Elm, Great Clacton, Kirby and Frinton.

First Weekly tickets can not be purchased on services 7, 8A, 10, 11, 17 AND 18 on a Sunday.

You can purchase a First Weekly on service 3 & 4 on a Sunday.

Clacton and Walton Prices
Adult £16
Now Reduced
Child £14

*First tickets are valid on all services within a given zone, with the exception of certain school services.

Southend Metro Plus

The Week Metro Plus is available all day, every day. It is valid for travel in Southend, Castle Point and Rayleigh/Rochford areas. The Week Metro Plus also offers unlimited travel on services 2, 15 & 22 through to Pitsea and Basildon.

Customers wishing to enjoy unlimited travel elsewhere on the Basildon network, including travel on service 25 through to Rayleigh and Southend will need to purchase a Basildon Inner Zone Week Ticket.

Southend Prices
Adult £16

*First tickets are valid on all services within a given zone, with the exception of certain school services.

Colchester Borough Card

Allows unlimited bus travel around the Colchester Urban area on First, Network Colchester and Hedingham Omnibus services and also services operated under contract to Essex County Council.

Colchester Borough Card Prices
Inner Zone £18.00
Outer Zone £28.00

Inner Zone

Ticket valid in Colchester town and area bounded by West Bergholt, Horkesley Heath, Layer-de-la-Haye, Wivenhoe and Fingeringhoe.

Outer Zone

Ticket includes Inner Zone locations plus West Mersea, Abberton, Frating, Elmstead Market, Dedham, Stratford St. Mary, Earls Colne, Coggeshall, Marks Tey, Kelvedon and Tiptree Heath, Colchester Zoo.

Available for sale from our Travel Shop in Queen Street, Colchester.

*First tickets are valid on all services within a given zone, with the exception of certain school services.

Thurrock

Includes Orsett Hospital, Socketts Heath, Stifford Clays, Grays, West Thurrock, Lakeside.

You can purchase a First Weekly on the 100 service on Sunday.

Thurrock Prices
Adult £15

*First tickets are valid on all services within a given zone, with the exception of certain school services.