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Our Fares

We have 2 fare zones, Cardiff (including Penarth) and Barry. The tables below show the current fares for travel within each fare zone and a fare for travelling across our network. Note that slightly higher fares are charged for some journeys on service 30 to Newport and X91 to Llantwit Major. Click here for details

On the bus
The following tickets can be bought on the bus. You’ll need an iff card if you want to purchase a week to go. To apply, click here.
Please have the correct money for your ticket, as our drivers do not give change.

  Cardiff Fare Zone Barry Fare Zone Cardiff & Barry
  Adult Young Person Adult Young Person Adult Young Person
Single £1.80 £1.30 £1.70 £1.10 £2.50 £1.70

Day to go

£3.60 £2.40 £3.40 £2.20 £4.90 £3.40
57/58 route return* £3 £2 - - - -
Week to go £13 £9 £13 £8.50 £19 £12.50

*Find out more about the 57/58 return ticket here.

Pre-pay

Speed up your journey and save money by paying before you board the bus.  You can either add weekly, monthly or annual tickets to your iff card at our outlet in Central Library or any PayPoint outlet accross our network.  On buses only weekly tickets can be added.  To find out where your nearest PayPoint outlet is enter your postcode here.
You'll need an iff card or iff app to purchase week & 4 week tickets. To set up a direct debit or purchase a year to go you'll need an iff card.

  Cardiff Fare Zone Barry Fare Zone Cardiff & Barry
  Adult Young Person Adult Young Person Adult Young Person
Single tickets (iff app) £15 for 10 £9.50 for 12  - - - -
Day to go (on iff app) £3.50 £2.30 £3.30 £2.10 £4.70 £3.30
Week to go £13 £9 £13 £8.50 £19 £12.50
4 week to go

£50

£33 £45.50 £29.50 £66 £45.50
Month to go (direct debit) £48 £31 £41 £27 £61 £40
Year to go £565 £370 £485 £320 £715 £460

Paying for bus travel in Cardiff is really simple.

There are 2 fare zones, Cardiff (including Penarth) & Barry. There is a price for travelling within each fare zone and a price for travelling across the entire network. Just click below on the ticket type you want and you'll see the prices for each zone on the map.

You must have the right money, as our drivers don't carry change. Don't forget you can keep money on your iff card to make sure you always have the right fare, or purchase tickets using your mobile device by downloading our mobile ticketing app - iff app

Please note week to go tickets can only be purchased on an iff card or through m-ticketing. To apply for an iff card click here, or for more details on mobile ticketing click here.