Back to work, back to shopping, back to fun means #BACKTOBUS

3 months ago Mon 27th Jul 2020

Between April and June, we spoke to almost 1000 of our customers, and you told us that you’d come back to the bus in huge numbers once restrictions were lifted, and you had reasons to travel once again.

Watch to see the full results

Now you can ride the bus for any reason, we’re ready to welcome you back on board.

Our buses are Clean, Safe and Ready to Go – read more here

If you know where you want to go, plan your trip on our journey planner – otherwise take a look at some of our latest offers and tips below.


To help you get out and enjoy all York has to offer, we’ll be giving away some free tickets! 

We're giving away a free evening ticket on the Transdev Go app, so that you can enjoy the Eat Out to Help Out government backed scheme for discounted meals in participating restaurants. You can use your free evening ticket on any night of the week, all you have to do is send an email to [email protected] to claim, no strings attached! 

Find out which restaurants near you are participating in the Eat Out to Help Out scheme here. 

If days out are your thing, take a look at our Things to Do page for some of the great local places you can reach on our buses – some with money off entry with Transdev Treats.   

A group day ticket for up to five people for any trips in Lancashire and Yorkshire is just £30 and will cover of your travel to Leeds and back with us for the day.    


We’ve made a few changes, to help people who aren’t riding the bus into work every day of the week – such as introducing new day and journey ticket bundles, meaning you can get total flexibility for around the price of a weekly ticket. Find out more and get yours here.

If you do ride the bus every day, taking out a monthly subscription for your bus ticket will be the best value for you. Or you may prefer to just buy a weekly ticket for now. Find yours here.

You can save even more if your employer is a member of our Commuter Club. If they’re not, ask whoever in your workplace looks after payroll to email us at [email protected] to get set up. Once your company is a member you can get 10% off 28 day mobile tickets.

          Read our FAQs on wearing face coverings during your journey here.



Whether you’re checking out the big brands in Fenwick, or browsing quality shops on the shambles and around the town centre – take the hassle out of your trip and let us do the driving.

If you're after some big city shopping, look no further than Leeds. Our Coastliner buses go directly from York to Leeds so it's really easy to get to and has everything from high street brands at Trinity shopping centre to luxury high-end goods at Victoria shopping centre. Leeds Kirkgate market is also right next door to Leeds bus station, and with over 800 stalls there's sure to be something for everyone. 

Our towns and cities are full of amazing places – get out and explore them. It’s time to get Back to Bus.