What is a Travelwest Travelcard?
First West of England are teaming up with Travelwest (West of England local authorities) to offer one Travelcard across the First West of England for all your travelling needs. You can buy and store First Bus tickets on the Travelcard instead of using a paper ticket. Once you've got your card you can keep topping it up with your favourite products.
Where can I get a Travelwest Travelcard?
Travelwest Travelcards are available from the Travelwest website at https://buytickets.travelwest.info/ (all cards available), from an iPoint at metrobus stops when purchasing multi-journey or multi-day tickets, or from the First Bristol and Bath travel shops (adult cards only).
What products can I load onto my Travelwest Travelcard?
The following First Bus products in Adult, Student, Young Person (16-21) and Child can be loaded onto the Travelwest Travelcard:
Bath Zone - 5 trip Single tickets, Day, Week & Month
Bristol Zone - 5 trip Single tickets, Day, Week & Month
West of England Zone - Day, Week & Month
Where can I purchase a ticket?
Day, week, month and single trip tickets can be added to an existing Travelcard on bus from the driver (except metrobus services) and from our Bristol travel shop. On metrobus routes, you can purchase tickets from the iPoint at each bus stop.
You can also add tickets to an existing Travelcard at Payzone outlets, and products are available to purchase online at https://buytickets.travelwest.info/ to be then be collected from an iPoint.
Alternatively, all our products are available via mTickets on the First Bus App. The app allows you to buy and load bus tickets on your phone. You then just scan your mTicket against the ticket machine when you board the bus.
Children under 5 travel travel free. Find out more.
Find useful information about concessionary passes.
Young Person (16-21) & Students
Young people (16-21) and students (of any age if in full time education) can get up to 30% discount on all tickets across the West of England.
Enjoy unlimited travel on most bus and all rail services in Bristol, Bath & North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.
Exclusions to Three Stop Hop
Find out more about the Three Stop Hop ticket exclusions.
Add unlimited bus travel around town to your train ticket from just £2.
These tickets allow travel on almost any bus in the area of your choice, whether that's a First bus or one run by another operator.