Local Travel

If you are looking to use Public Transport in Plymouth please note the following:


Plymouth has 2 main bus operators – Stagecoach & Citybus – as well as a number of smaller operators. They each have their own fare system. 

Information about Stagecoach season ticket discounts for students can be found here: https://www.stagecoachbus.com/regionaltickets/south-west/plymouth/unirider

Information on Citybus fares and student discounts can be found here: https://www.plymouthbus.co.uk/fares/

Both Citybus and Stagecoach offer Day Rider tickets offering unlimited travel on their services within the city and further afield valid for one day Skipper tickets are also available from both companies which give unlimited travel on all the local bus services within the local area: https://www.plymouth.gov.uk/parkingandtravel/publictransport/skipperticket

Students studying at PAHC and medical and dentistry students can use certain bus services free of charge with their University Card

There are 3 park and ride sites in Plymouth: https://www.plymouth.gov.uk/parkingandtravel/publictransport/parkandride


There are various ferry services in the City:

Mountbatten to Plymouth Barbican: http://www.mountbattenferry.co.uk/

Stonehouse to Mount Edgcumbe: https://www.plymouthboattrips.co.uk/ferries/cremyll-ferry/

Devonport to Torpoint (free of charge to walking passengers): https://www.tamarcrossings.org.uk/

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