If you are a permanent resident in Warrington of state pension age you can apply for an Older Person’s Bus Pass or a Senior Railcard.
If you would like both, you can apply for an Older Person's Bus Pass from us and purchase a Senior Railcard from National Rail, please see their website for more information
Check your State Pension age on the GOV.UK website
Bus passes are issued free of charge and are valid for five years. When we've received your completed application and supporting information, if you qualify, your pass will be posted to your home address within 14 days.
Where and when you can travel
Bus pass holders can travel for free on journeys in Warrington, Halton and Cheshire West & Chester during the following times (you can travel into Wales providing your journey starts in the Cheshire West and Chester area):
- Monday to Friday, after 9.30am until the last bus
- Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays, anytime
Travel outside of Warrington, Halton and Cheshire West and Chester is free during the following times:
- Monday - Friday, 9.30am - 11pm
- At all times, on a Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays.
Full fare applies at all other times.
Bus Passes issued by Warrington Borough Council aren't valid for use on trains, trams, underground services, tours/excursions, sightseeing buses or National Express coaches.
Apply for a bus pass