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Revised fares from 19th February 2017
From Sunday 19th February, we'll be making some changes to our fares, as follows:
Regular (adult) fares
|Current Fare||New Fare|
|£1 fares||Increased to £1.20|
|Some £1.60 fares||Reduced to £1.20|
|Some £1.60 fares||Unchanged|
|Some £1.60 fares||Increased to £1.80|
|Some £2 fares||Reduced to £1.80|
|Most £2 fares||Increased to £2.20|
|£2.40 fares||Reduced to £2.20|
|Some £3 fares||Unchanged|
|Most £3 fares||Increased to £3.20|
|£4.40 fares||Increased to £4.60|
Fares for Young People Under 20
Corresponding fares for young people will be revised accordingly and will continue to be calculated at approx two thirds of the regular fare.
Fares for Children aged 5 -10
Corresponding fares for young people will be revised accordingly and will continue to be calculated at approx ½ of the regular fare.
Child and concessionary fares subsidised by Transport for Greater Manchester
These fares will be revised accordingly and will continue to be calculated at approx ½ of the regular fare.
Rover and GMsaver tickets
GOOD NEWS - there will be no increases in the price of Rover and GMsaver tickets, but 3 day and 7 day tickets will no longer be available in paper format. All 3 day and 7 day Rover and GMsaver tickets will only be available as smart tickets loaded onto smartcards.
If you have not got a smartcard yet, you will need to get one in order to continue using this type of ticket. Information about how to get a smartcard is available here.
1 day Rover tickets will continue to be available in paper format but can be loaded onto a smartcard if you wish.
Group Rover Tickets will only be available in paper format but will now be available for use by upto 5 people at any one time, priced at £10 for a full day. We also have a two person day Rover available in paper format, priced at £8 - or £5 if purchased after 6pm.
One person evening Rover tickets are still a bargain at £3, available after 6pm.
Child with Concession day ticket
Our Child with Concession day ticket will increase to £1.50. THis allows a child under 16 years of age unlimited travel* on Rosso when accompanied by any ENCTS passholder. The ENCTS passholde must travel with the child at all times. These tickets are available to buy (and use) after 0930hrs on Mondays to Fridays and all days at weekends and Bank Holidays.
Other fare changes
There may be some other minor fare changes and changes to fare stages to remove anomalies and simplify fare structures.
* - Restrictions apply on schoolday services operated under contract to Transport for Greater Manchester