Welcome to the key – a smarter way to travel
The key is our smartcard and a great way of buying and using tickets to travel on our buses. Its cheaper too, you can save up to 20% on paper ticket prices when you have a key.Watch our key video here to find out more
Here is a summary of our period pass prices so you can see how much you can save when you switch to the key!
Other tickets available on the key
Zone A, multi-trip
The cheapest way to make a single journey across Bournemouth and Poole. This is a cheaper way of buying single journeys.
Bournemouth & Poole dayrider
This is a cheaper way of buying dayriders, and the more you travel, the more you save. You can make unlimited trips in any one day! You don't need to use all your dayriders on consecutive days, they are saved for whenever you want to use them. There are two types different zones available, zone A or zones A&B.
Day tickets which are valid for zones ABC are available from the driver or on our mobile app.
Child & Young Adult tickets on the key
Child & Young Adult tickets on the key are now available. Initially the only ticket that is available is the Network ticket, which covers travel on more, Salisbury Reds, bluestar, unilink and Damory.
Note: key tickets are not valid for use on night buses.
To see what zone you are in, view our zone map.
**If you are under 19 and would like to order a key call us on 01202 678100**
How it works
Follow the steps below to get your key, buy your tickets and start using it!
*Delivery should take no longer than 2 working days. If you key does not arrive, please email email@example.com
**it takes just 3 hours from when you make your online purchase to it being ready to use on your key card!
Need more information?
Take a look at our Frequently Asked Questions