Arriva launch £1 evening bus ticket
Getting out and about in the evenings just got a lot more affordable with a £1 evening ticket on Arriva buses in Telford.
Arriva has introduced the £1 evening single fare which will help support local businesses, boost the night-time economy and encourage more people back onto buses.
The £1 fare will be valid for any single journey on any Arriva bus in the Telford & Wrekin area after 7pm each evening and can be bought on board buses or in advance via the Arriva UK Bus app and website.
Cabinet Member for Economy, Housing, Transport and Infrastructure, Councillor David Wright said: “This is ideal for helping our high street get back on track.
“There are lots of local restaurants, pubs and café’s with late opening that you can now visit for just a £1.
“We are currently asking for feedback about the bus service too so if you have a view make sure you complete the quick survey to help us improve services right across the borough in both rural and urban areas.”
Restrictions are set to ease on July 19 and until then, buses will continue to offer Covid-19 secure transport and passengers should continue to wear face masks and adhere with social distancing.
Tickets can be bought on board or online and if you would like to give your views on Telford's bus services, the please click here.
Find out more about routes and fares at arrivabus.co.uk/pound-fare.