Child Monthly bus and Metro Direct Debit

Unlimited travel on all buses*, all day in the Network West Midlands area and the Metro

For children aged 5-15 inclusive and holders of the 16-18 photocard.

Covers all school and college travel as well any extra journeys you need to make during the evening and weekends.

This ticket is issued on Swift.

Buying by Direct Debit offers:

  • 2 Months free travel - get 12 months travel for the price of 10. Payments made over 10 months only.
  • Great value - discounted travel compared to weekly, 4 weekly and term tickets.
  • Convenience- no more queuing for tickets we deliver straight to your door
  • Save straight away - apply online today and you can buy your first months ticket by debit or credit card. No extra travel costs whilst waiting for your account to be set up.
  • Hassle free - follow the link below to complete the quick and easy online application

Photocard required

Peak travel allowed

Some Travel Cards must be used in conjunction with a Photocard which can be obtained when purchasing your ticket.

Off Peak covers travel from 09.30 to 15.29 and then from 18.00 to the end of normal daytime service Monday to Friday and all day weekends and Bank Holidays.

Where to buy

Click on the 'Apply' button to buy online

Where to use

Any bus operator

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Conditions of use

Conditions of use. Travel is subject to the published terms and conditions relating to Bus and Metro operators' services and facilities, which are available for inspection at head offices of the appropriate companies. The following additional conditions also apply:-

1. Valid on bus services in the specified area of the West Midlands county run by operators in the nbus ticket scheme. Not valid on night buses or certain special services.
2. Valid on Midland Metro services only if purchased with a Metro Add-On.
3. For times of availability and full ticket details see current conditions of issue, and any other notices and publications applicable to its use.
4. This product does not give priority over other passengers and can only be used when loaded to a valid Swift photocard.
5. This product remains the property of the West Midlands Combined Authority, 16 Summer Lane, Birmingham, B19 3SD and may be withdrawn by the Operator or West Midlands Combined Authority, if misused.
6. This product is to be produced on a valid Swift photocard and read on every journey. If not so produced, ordinary fares must be paid that are not refundable.
7. Swift Cards that do not read or do not have a valid ticket will not be accepted and a charge for the journey will be applicable.
9. This product will be rendered invalid if altered, mutilated or defaced.
10. This product is not transferable.

Price: £41.00 per month




Child Monthly bus and Metro Direct Debit

Price: £41.00 per month