The key smartcard is a great way of buying tickets for travel on Southern Vectis. You can top-up your key with tickets safely & securely online. It will only take 3 hours for your online ticket to load and then your key is ready for use on the bus. You can also top-up your key on the bus and at the Newport Travel shop. Please note that multi-day bundle tickets are special offer tickets and may be withdrawn from sale without notice.
Follow the steps below to get your key, load tickets and travel!
Start saving today. Take a look at ticket prices on the key.
Child tickets are now available on the key. The key is the most convenient way of buying bus tickets, as you don't have to worry about having the right amount of cash on the bus, and online top-up will only take three hours to activate! Providing your key is registered we can also replace your key and ticket should you lose it. Please note that multi-day bundle tickets are special offer tickets and may be withdrawn from sale without notice.
|Freedom pass||7 day||30 day||90 day|
|Child (5-16 years)||£12||£42.50||£108.50|
|Multi-day tickets||5 day||15 day||30 day|
|Child (5-16 years)||£16.50||£42||£60|
Register your details to your key, so that you can top-up online. Registering your key also ensures that should you lose your key we can transfer any remaining tickets onto a replacement key.
Please look after your key and don’t throw it away. You can use the same key card time and time again. Your first key is free, but you may be charged up to £5 for every additional card.
Call: 01983 827 000 [Mon - Fri 09.15 - 17:00]
Visit: Travel Shop, Newport Bus Station
01983 523 831
07.00 - 18.00 Monday to Saturday
09.00 - 17.00 Sundays
Newport shop unstaffed from 12.30 - 13.30 everyday
Visit: Travel Shop, Yarmouth bus station is now closed until March, 2017
Visit: Travel Shop, Ryde bus station 09.00 - 15.00 daily
key helpline: 01202 678 100 [Mon - Fri 08:00 - 18:00]