York/Coventry University (Scarborough)

Study at the University of York, York St John or Coventry University (Scarborough campus)? You can get 20% off bus fares with our special Student Discount Card.

What is it?

A FREE discount card giving you 20% off single and return fares on ALL* our buses. The card itself is free, but you top it up with credit and then use the credit to buy your bus ticket – with a 20% saving! You can top up the card whenever you want on any of our buses.

* Some exclusions apply, not for use on contract buses, special late night buses or special Hull Fair buses.

When can I use it?

You can apply for and use our Student Discount Card at any time of year.

Who is it suitable for?

All University of York students and staff are eligible to apply for a 20% Discount Card.

York St John students and Coventry University (Scarborough campus) students can also apply.

How much are they?

Our Student Discount Cards are FREE! You can top up your card with credit on any of our buses. Every time you use your card you’ll get a ticket which shows your card balance, so you’ll be able to keep track of how much you’ve got left to spend.

Why should I get one?

To save 20% on all your single and return bus fares!

How do I get one?

You need to apply for your card online. For York University students, the university will check you’re a genuine student or staff member and get in touch with you to tell you where to collect your card from on campus.

If you’re based at York St John, you’ll be able to pick your card up from the Student Union Reception three weeks after you’ve applied.

If you’re based at Coventry University (Scarborough campus) we’ll post your card out to you.

Discount Card Price Buy
20% Discount card with £10 credit £10 Buy
20% Discount card with £20 credit £20 Buy
20% Discount card with £50 credit £50 Buy
20% Discount card with £100 credit £100 Buy

Having trouble with your application? See our application advice.

You’ll need a passport-style photograph to apply, so please have one ready before you click ‘buy’.

Before applying, please take a look at our Student Discount Card terms and conditions.

Don’t want to apply online? Give BusLine a ring for a paper application form: 01482 59 29 29.