Freedom Travelpass

The Freedom Travelpass is a flexible ticket for unlimited train and bus travel within four zones. It’s valid just for the day, for the week or for the calendar month – your choice!

The travel zones are shown on the map below, they are:


  • Zone A – Bristol City
  • Zone AB – Bristol Plus
  • Zone AC – Bristol and Bath
  • Zone ABC –Bristol, Bath, Nailsea & Yatton
  • Zone ABD – Bristol & Weston-super-Mare
  • Zone ABCD – Bristol, Bath & Weston-super-Mare


Freedom Travelpass is valid with the participating bus and rail operators named overleaf. Zone travel areas are shown on the map, with prices in the table below.

You can buy your day and week Freedom Travelpass from First West of England bus drivers, and from most bus and railway ticket offices.

You can buy a 1 day, 1 week or monthly ticket. A photocard is required for the monthly ticket, visit your local staffed station or bus ticket office for more details.


Permitted Travel Zones

Travel zone Peak 1-day Peak 7-day Peak 1-month

Zone A: Bristol £6.00 £27.00 £100.00

Zone A B: Bristol Plus £11.50 £50.00 £192.00

Zone A C: Bristol & Bath £11.50 £50.00 £192.00

Zone A B C: Bristol, Bath, Nailsea & Yatton £13.50 £59.00 £227.00

Zone A B D: Bristol & Weston-Super-Mare £13.50 £59.00 £227.00

Zone A B C D: Bristol, Bath & Weston-super-Mare £18.00 £76.00 £290.00

Participating train operators:

Great Western Railway

South Western Railway

CrossCountry Trains


Participating bus operators:

First West of England*

Stagecoach South West*

Stagecoach West*

South Gloucestershire Council (and supporting services)

Faresaver Buses

Mike’s Travel Somerbus


* Freedom can be purchased directly from these bus operators.

A photocard is required for the monthly Freedom Travelpass; these are available at railway ticket offices.

Participating train companies
CrossCountryGreat Western RailwaySouth Western Railway;  

Last updated: 28 January 2019


Last updated: 20 March 2015


Area of validity


Valid on the services of the following Railway Operators:

  • Great Western Railway 
  • South Western Railway
  • CrossCountry Trains
This Travelpass ticket may be used in combination with another ticket for a journey commencing outside the validity area. However, the Travelpass must be valid at the time the train being used makes its first stop inside the area of validity.

Participating Bus Operators

(those able to issue the Freedom Travelpass are marked with a *) :

  • First West of England* 
  • Stagecoach Southwest*
  • Stagecoach West*
  • ABUS
  • Faresaver  Buses*
  • South Gloucestershire Council (and supported services)
  • Mike's Travel

Not valid on First’s Airport Flyer services.

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Further Information

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Period of availability
Now - Until further notice

Last updated: 22 July 2020


Available to purchase
Now - Until further notice

Last updated: 20 March 2015