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Passengers will pay no more than £2 for an Adult Single ticket and an MCard DaySaver valid on any bus across West Yorkshire will be £4.50, reduced from £5.50..

Tracy Brabin, Mayor of West Yorkshire, launched ‘The Mayor’s Fares’ on Sunday 4 September 2022, delivering on her pledge to make bus fares simpler and cheaper, and to help ease the cost-of-living burden.   

Adult tickets give virtually unlimited travel on buses, trains or both in West Yorkshire. 

Buying tickets on the MCard Mobile App is the most convenient way to buy tickets. All adult daily, weekly and monthly tickets are available to purchase via the MCard Mobile App.

Here are the options, so you can choose what’s best for you.

Choose Bus Save £££, £2 max single, £4.50 day saver

MCard Ticket Prices Bus only tickets - Countywide travel, valid anytime

All prices shown below are subject to price changes on Sunday 3 March 2024. For updated prices, please see MCard prices 2024

Daily, Weekly, Monthly and Annual tickets

DaySaver Bus - 1 Day ticket £4.50
DaySaver Bus - 3 Days ticket £13.50
DaySaver Bus - 5 Days ticket £22.50
DaySaver Bus - 10 Days ticket £45.00
Countywide Bus - Week ticket £22.10
Countywide Bus - Month ticket £85.90
Countywide Bus - Annual ticket £944.90

Bus and train tickets - Peak and off peak

Off-Peak Countywide Bus and Train tickets are valid on any bus from 0930 and on any train from 0930 to 1601, and from 1830, Monday to Friday, and all day at weekends and public holidays.

Daily tickets

WY DaySaver Bus and Rail Zones 1-5 ticket (off peak) £10.10
WY DaySaver Bus and Rail Zones 1-3 ticket (peak) £12.50
WY DaySaver Bus and Rail Zones 1-4 ticket (peak) £14.30
WY DaySaver Bus and Rail Zones 1-5 ticket (peak) £15.60
WY DaySaver Bus and Rail Zones 2-5 ticket (peak) £12.30

10-day carnet tickets

WY DaySaver Bus and Rail Zones 1-3 10-day carnet ticket (peak) £112.50
WY DaySaver Bus and Rail Zones 1-4 10-day carnet ticket (peak) £128.70
WY DaySaver Bus and Rail Zones 1-5 10-day carnet ticket (peak) £140.40
WY DaySaver Bus and Rail Zones 2-5 10-day carnet ticket (peak) £110.70

 

Train only tickets (purchase from Rail Station Ticket Office)

Daily tickets - Off peak

WY DaySaver Train ticket £9.10
WY DaySaver Concessionary Train ticket £4.55

Weekly tickets - Valid anytime

Countywide Bus and Rail Zones 1-3 weekly ticket £35.50
Countywide Bus and Rail Zones 1-4 weekly ticket £42.90
Countywide Bus and Rail Zones 1-5 weekly ticket £50.40
Countywide Bus and Rail Zones 2-5 weekly ticket £35.30

 Monthly tickets - Valid anytime

Countywide Bus and Rail Zones 1-3 monthly ticket £136.30
Countywide Bus and Rail Zones 1-4 monthly ticket £160.10
Countywide Bus and Rail Zones 1-5 monthly ticket £190.10
Countywide Bus and Rail Zones 2-5 monthly ticket £132.50

 

Annual tickets

Apply for an Annual MCard online or visit a Bus Station Travel Centre. 

Countywide Bus Only annual ticket £944.90
Countywide Bus and Rail Zones 1-3 annual ticket £1,400.10
Countywide Bus and Rail Zones 1-4 annual ticket £1,644.80
Countywide Bus and Rail Zones 1-5 annual ticket £1,974.70
Countywide Bus and Rail Zones 2-5 annual ticket* £1,379.20

*(excludes rail travel into and through Leeds Rail Station)

Corporate Annual

There are even better deals to be had if your employer signs up to the West Yorkshire Travel Plan Network, you could be saving up to 12%.

If you travel between West Yorkshire (Zone 1-5) and Harrogate (Zone 6) or West Yorkshire (Zone 1-5) and Skipton (Zone 7) you can purchase a rail only travel card. These can be purchased from manned rail stations and are not MCard products.