Concessionary passes for older people

If you've reached state pension age, you may qualify for free travel at off peak times. You can also set up an online get me there account and buy tickets for travel when your concessionary pass is not valid for free travel.

Free travel with a concessionary pass

If you qualify for a state pension and live in England, you can sign up for an English National Concessionary Travel Scheme (ENCTS) pass.


Women's concessionary travel scheme

If you are female, born between 6 October 1953 and 5 November 1954 and are a permanent resident in Greater Manchester, you can apply for the Women’s Concessionary Travel pass from Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM).


get me there account

Buy tickets online and use your pass as a smart card, for when your concessionary pass isn't valid for free travel.