Arriva discounted bus tickets

To get your discounts you must have an Arriva smartcard or for single journeys your KentOne card. You can collect your Arriva smartcard from The Deep End at GK Student Union reception.

Login with your Arriva smartcard and access your discount here!

Smartcard ticket prices 2021/2022:

South East Unimed tickets are valid throughout Medway and Kent, illustrated on the South East Zone Map. Buy online with your smartcard.

Ticket Type  Student Staff Public 
Weekly £13 £19 £31
4 Week £35 £45 £100
Academic* £170 N/A £805
Annual (52 Week) N/A £340 £1000

* The Academic tickets are valid from 1 September to 31 August, or can be valid from 1 January to 31 December.

On-board ticket prices 2021/2022:

Prices are for single journeys below and can be purchased onboard. Show your KentOne card to the driver to receive these discounted tickets. 

Ticket Type  Student Staff Public
Pier Quays - Dockyard Main Gate £1.40 £1.40 £5.60
Universities - Waterfront Bus Station - Chatham Rail Station £1.20 £1.20 £5.60
Gillingham - Universities £1.40 £1.40 £5.60
Anywhere in Kent and Medway after 7pm £1.70 £1.70 £1.70

Student tickets

Always know you can travel by purchasing Arriva student annual discounted ticket. The best value ticket for students that allows unlimited travel on any Arriva bus across Medway, Kent and East Sussex. The student annual ticket works out as only 47p per day!

Staff tickets

The best value ticket for staff is the Arriva staff annual discounted ticket that allows unlimited travel on any Arriva bus across Medway, Kent and East Sussex. The staff annual ticket works out as only 94p per day!

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