The Discovery ticket is for you if you need to use the services of more than one bus company in a day

Discovery fares - one day tickets. Available from the driver.

From 1st May 2018 the prices will be:

  • Adult Discovery - £9
  • Child Discovery - £7.20
  • Family Discovery - £17.50 
    (up to 5 people with a minimum of 1 adult and a maximum of 2 adults).

The South Downs National Park is raising funds to fix broken sections of the South Downs Way. They are inviting people to walk some sections of the trail on 21st June - find out more here.

The Park are discounting the Discovery ticket that day to encourage people to use the bus to get to the walks.

The Discovery ticket is a day ticket that is valid on all of our bus routes and many other bus operators' routes in the South East. Find out more here

The discounted prices will be: 
£7  for an adult 
£10 for a family ticket

*The discount is only available on 21st June.

Discovery tickets will be issued and accepted by the following operators in West Sussex, East Sussex, Surrey, Brighton & Hove, East Hampshire, Kent & Medway (subject to exclusions at the bottom):


  • Arriva Kent and Surrey
  • ASD Transport
  • Autocar
  • Brighton & Hove
  • Chalkwell
  • Compass Travel
  • Community Transport (Lewes Area)
  • Cuckmere Community Bus
  • Eastbourne Coachways
  • Falcon Coaches
  • Farleigh Coaches
  • Go-Coach
  • Hallmark Connection
  • Hams Travel
  • Metrobus
  • North Wealden Community Transport Partnership
  • Nu-Venture
  • Regent Coaches
  • Rye & District Community Transport
  • Safeguard Coaches
  • Seaford & District
  • Southdown PSV
  • Southern Transit
  • Stagecoach South East
  • Stagecoach South
  • Sussex Coaches
  • The Big Lemon
  • White Bus Services
  • Xelabus

(+ all KCC & Medway contracted local bus services will be required to accept the ticket.)

Excluded services: Services operated on behalf of Transport for London, City Sightseeing Brighton, Winchester Park & Ride, Guildford Park & Ride, Arriva route 802. Also occasional and special services including Ardingly showground specials, Goodwood Racecourse & Motor Racing specials, nightclub services and football services. Other exclusions may apply. Check with operator.