Young people in South Yorkshire can GetAbout for less thanks to new, discounted tickets from TravelMaster.
From 30 March, new GetAbout Day and GetAbout 7 Day tickets will offer young people with valid MegaTravel, MegaTravel MiCard and 16-18 Student Passes unlimited bus and tram travel in South Yorkshire at the introductory price of just £2.50 a day or £6.50 a week.
A new GetAbout+ Day ticket, available from 18 May, will also offer a day’s unlimited county-wide travel on bus, tram and train for just £3.60.
TravelMaster GetAbout Day, GetAbout 7 Day and GetAbout+ Day tickets will be available to buy on First, Stagecoach, TM Travel and Sheffield Community Transport buses or Supertram services. GetAbout+ Day tickets will also be available from staffed rail ticket offices.
TravelMaster tickets are valid on most buses and all trams, the exception being dedicated school-only buses, or the night service bus marked with an “N”.
TravelMaster Chairman, Duncan Roberts, said: “Young people are the adult passengers of tomorrow and often rely on public transport to get out and about. It is important that public transport remains affordable to young people and we are delighted to be able to offer cheaper fares through the new GetAbout ticket range.”
SYPTE Deputy Interim Director General, David Young, said: “South Yorkshire’s public transport network offers a convenient and environmentally friendly way to get around for young people. We are pleased to welcome the introduction of TravelMaster’s new multi-operator, value for money, flexible ticket options.”
For more information visit sytravelmaster.com