A daily ticket - FirstDay

First Day

Ideal for anyone that needs to commute to and from work, go for the shopping, or even take a daytrip to anywhere in the area.

Our range of local day tickets offer unlimited travel around Doncaster, Rotherham or Sheffield. If you're travelling further, FirstDay South Yorkshire allows unlimited travel on all First buses across South Yorkshire.

FirstDay South Yorkshire tickets are available on our mTicket app and from the driver on buses across South Yorkshire.

FirstDay local area tickets are available on our mTicket app and from the driver on buses within the relevant local areas.

FirstDay Prices
FirstDay South Yorkshire – Adult £5
FirstDay South Yorkshire – Child £2
FirstDay South Yorkshire - Group £9
FirstDay Sheffield Adult £3.90
FirstDay Rotherham Adult £4
FirstDay Doncaster Adult £4

These tickets are available to buy on First bus services for travel within the area specified. For example, a FirstDay Rotherham ticket is only valid for travel within the Rotherham area.

Holders of Rotherham Shop Local cards can buy a FirstDay Group ticket for just £8.20, saving 80p!

FirstDay South Yorkshire – Child

Up to age 11

You can buy this ticket without any form of ID.

Age 11 to 16

To buy this ticket you'll need to get a MegaTravel pass which you'll also need to show the driver each time you use your ticket.

Age 16-18 in full time education

To buy this ticket you'll need a Student Pass which you'll also need to show the driver each time you use your ticket.

FirstDay Group

Our FirstDay Group ticket now lets up to 5 people (maximum 2 adults) travel all day together throughout South Yorkshire, East Riding of Yorkshire, North East Derbyshire and North Nottinghamshire for a bumper value price. It's perfect for a group day out. Your group can consist of between 1 and 5 people (maximum of 2 adults aged 16 or over). Groups must be formed before boarding. The ticket cannot be used to cover passengers boarding en route. Dogs can be included as part of the group.

FirstDay South Yorkshire tickets are valid THROUGHOUT on the following cross boundary services operated by First in South Yorkshire:

Cross boundary services
28 Meadowhall - Handsworth - Crystal Peaks - Aston
57 Epworth - Cantley - Doncaster
88/88A Doncaster - Moorends - Goole
205 Doncaster - Rossington - Harworth - Tickhill

FirstDay tickets are NOT valid for travel within the Derbyshire Peak District.

On these First services running to the Derbyshire Peak District, FirstDay tickets are valid between Sheffield and the City/South Yorkshire boundary:

  • 240 Sheffield - Fox House
  • 244 Sheffield - Rivelin
  • 272 Sheffield - Fox House

Information correct at Sunday 28 March 2015.