Changes to fares from 17 November
Some of our fares are changing from 17 November - you'll find all the details here. Please note, if your ticket isn't listed below, it isn't changing. Following feedback, network tickets will no longer be changing to route specific tickets. Click for more details.
Regular traveller? Potteries unlimited is our best value ticket & isn't changing - pay by direct debit and get your ticket delivered to your mobile every month. Just £60 for the Potteries area and £70 for the full network.
New! Weekender ticket Unlimted travel, all weekend within the Potteries area for up to any 5 people, just £8. Available and valid from 6pm Friday until the end of Sunday.
New! Potteries Week+ For just £5 extra, bring up to 3 kids 11 and under with you on your Potteries week ticket. Ideal for the school run.
New! Bentilee return £3 return ticket on routes 11 & 11B, between Cowley Way (old Waggon & Horses) and Hanley. Available at any time of day
The Potteries area return ticket is frozen at £4 - available at any time of day within the Potteries boundary. New Potteries area 2trip ticket available on mobile - still just £4, but a little more flexible - make any 2trips you like.
Potteries area day and week tickets on mobile will now cost the same as their on bus equivalents.
|Potteries area pack of 10 single trips||now £20||just £2 a trip - save up to £1 a journey***|
|Potteries area pack of 5 single trips||now £11||just £2.20 a trip save up to 80p a journey***|
Our packs of single trips on mobile are ideal for those who only travel with us once in a while - you get the stated number of single trips to use whenever you need them & save money against buying on bus. Just activate each trip as you board the bus.
A one-off purchase of a Potteries area monthly ticket is now £65.
The weekday Potteries group ticket is now £11.
The weekend '5 for £5 ticket' is replaced with our new weekender ticket - details at the top of this page.
Network area group ticket are no longer available.
Previously advertised changes to network tickets will no longer be going ahead - there are some price changes to current network prices. Prices are the same on bus or on mobile.
|Group||£16 (up to any 5 people|
For our best value travel, Potteries Unlimited at £70 per month gives unlimited travel across our whole network. You can also pick up annual tickets in our travel shop.
|Old price||New price||Young Person single*|
|£5||£5.50 or £6**||£4.10 or £4.50|
**if you need your exact fare please call us on 03456 020 121 or tweet us @potteriesbuses. To provide some guidance, on journeys from Hanley:
- On route 3, £5.50 will take you to Haslington - journeys beyond this cost £6
- On route 18, no fares will be higher than £5.50
- On Kingfisher, £5.50 will take you to Cheadle - journeys beyond this cost £6
- On route 101, £5.50 will take you to Stone - journeys beyond this cost £6
*Young Person tickets are 25% off the adult price (rounded to the nearest 10p) - available to customers aged 15 and under
***Savings based on £3 single ticket
The Potteries boundary includes the full length of all of our services, except for:
- Route 3 between Red Bull & Crewe
- Route 18 between Endon Fountain & Leek
- Kingfisher between Cellarhead & Uttoexter
- Route 101 between Tittensor (Winghouse Lane) & Stafford