Where to buy
First Bus App
Buying mTickets on the First Bus App >> is the most convenient way to buy tickets 24 hours a day 7 days a week and they are often cheaper, so why not buy before you travel?
With a wide range available, including weekly and monthly tickets, there’s no need to have the right change as you can make your purchase in advance. Simply scan your mobile ticket when you hop on board, and you’re ready to go.
Please consider using contactless payments or purchasing tickets via our mobile app where possible. We appreciate your assistance in helping to limit the spread of coronavirus.
Download the App
Some tickets can be sent to your mobile, your email address or by post. We also offer direct debit subscriptions for some longer-term tickets.
Sending tickets to your mobile using the First Bus App is the quickest option, and could even save you money.
On the Bus
Buses operated by First Midland Bluebird give change on all of the services.
Buses operated by First West Lothian require exact change - no change given.
With over 800 Paypoint agents, its easy to pick up your FirstWeek ticket across our Midland Bluebird & West Lothian network area. Just look for the PayPoint logo. Great savings to be made compared to comparative number of weeks of FirstWeek tickets purchased on bus!
- Enjoy unlimited travel for less than £1.60 per day
- Travel across Central Scotland & West Lothian
- Simply turn up at the bus stop and go, no need for cash
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Changes to our fares
We've made some changes to our fares and product range offering customers greater flexibility and value when they travel by bus.