Student Card - Frequently Asked Questions

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What sort of student cards do you have?

How do your cards work?

Why don't I just pay my fares as I use the bus?

What buses can I use my ticket on?

How do I apply?

Where do I collect my card?

Can I apply for a Semester Card and a Student Discount Card?

What happens if I lose my card, or it is stolen or damaged?

Can I let another student use my ticket or pass?

What happens if I leave university before the ticket expires?

If you leave university before your pass expires, please send your card and a letter explaining that you have withdrawn from your course, to the following address:

EYMS Student Travel Cards,
252 Anlaby Road,

EYMS will issue a refund on the remaining portion of your card, less a small administration fee.

If you live at The Lawns or Thwaite Hall and have a Semester Card that was included as part of your accommodation you should hand your card back to university staff when you leave your room key.

I already have one type of card - can I swap to another?

It’s my 19th birthday so my Go Card has expired - what do I do?

I still can’t find an answer to my question - who can I speak to?

Still have a question? Please contact BusLine on 01482 59 29 29 or email

All enquires will be answered within one working day.