Below is a list of all our 'special offers' that you can buy on bus. These offers are designed to help save you money when travelling.
Cheap group ticket
£6 for four people - Saturdays, Sundays, Evenings and Public & School Holidays*
- Four people - any combination of adults and children
- Travel all day - in the simplyReading area. Buy your ticket from the driver
- Saturdays, Sundays, evenings after 5.30pm, Public Holidays and School Holidays*
- just £6 (the normal price of £9 will apply on Mondays to Fridays before 6pm, except School Holiday* dates listed below and on Public Holidays)
*£6 price applies every evening after 5.30pm and all day on weekends and public holidays as well as the following dates designated as School Holidays: Wednesday 13 July - Tuesday 6 September. Due to the fares change on Monday 5 September, the group ticket will be £6 Monday 5 and Tuesday 6 September.
Please note, the £6 offer does not apply during inset days.
cheap single on emerald routes (and service 7)
If you travel on emerald 5, 6 and 6a or route 7 (within the simplyReading area) there is a special cheap adult single on these buses of just £1.70 - saving you 30p against the standard adult single of £2.
short-hop fares - just £1.30
We have lots of places on our network where if you travel locally, it's just £1.30. Have a look at the table below to find your special short-hop zone!
£1.30 to town - all the journeys below are just £1.30 between the stops shown and Central Reading: