Help and support if you’ve recently arrived from Ukraine

Last updated: 12 April 2022

20. Transport around Bucks

School Transport

If you are unable to independently transport your child to school you might qualify for free transport. Please visit our School Transport pages for more information.

Local buses

Arriva are offering all Ukrainian refugees free transport for the first 3 months with Arriva Buses. Community Groups who are coordinating on behalf of their communities can please contact [email protected] to apply. If you are an individual and don't have a Community Group supporting your area, you may also contact this email address.

Carousel Buses are offering a 20% discount on all Zone Key smartcard tickets to Ukrainian refugees. Full details of their Zones and tickets can be found on the Carousel Buses web page. To apply, please email [email protected] , indicating whether you'd like a 1 Week, 4 Week, Any5Day or 12 Trip ticket, and for which Zone(s).

Carousel will then verify the applicant's details with Buckinghamshire Council’s dedicated Ukraine Team and then contact you directly to arrange for the pass to be issued.

Details of your local bus services can be found on the Traveline Journey Planner

Concessionary Bus Passes

If you are of retirement age or have a qualifying disability you may be eligible for a concessionary bus pass. For more information and how to apply. Please see our Concessionary Fares FAQs