• Fare changes from 25th August 2019

    From Sunday 25th August, there will be a number of changes to tickets and fares across the Carousel network. Please see the list below for details.

General Changes

  • A number of point-to-point adult/child single and return fares are being revised.
  • Some daily, weekly and monthly ticket prices have been revised. A number of these have not changed or have increased less when purchased through our App or on the Key smartcard.
  • Monthly tickets will no longer be available to purchase from the driver. These will still be available to purchase from the key or app. Find out more.
  • Student fares will only be available for Zone A daily and weekly tickets.
  • Family Day Rover tickets will increase from £10 to £12.
  • Blue Bus weekly tickets will increase to £20.
  • Red One tickets will no longer be available. The One ticket valid on both Arriva and Carousel buses will continue to be available.
  • Go-Anywhere and South Oxfordshire Zone tickets will no longer be valid as there is no longer any overlap between Carousel Buses and Thames Travel bus networks.

Zone A

  • The eastern zone boundary will move to Wooburn Moor, Whitehouse Lane.
  • The western zone boundary will move to West Wycombe village.
  • Child weekly tickets will increase from £11 to £12.
  • All other Zone A prices are frozen.

Zone A/B

  • Adult day tickets will increase from £5 to £5.50.
  • Child day tickets will increase from £3.50 to £4.00.
  • Adult weekly tickets will increase from £18 to £20 (£19 on the app and the key).
  • Child weekly tickets will increase from £12.50 to £15 (£14 on the app and the key).
  • Adult monthly tickets will increase from £60 to £65.
  • Child monthly tickets will increase from £43 to £48.
  • Adult any-5-day tickets frozen at £22.
  • Child any-5-day tickets frozen at £15.50.
  • Adult 12 trip tickets will increase from £24 to £28.
  • Child 12 trip tickets will increase from £18 to £20.

ZoneB/C

  • Adult weekly tickets will increase from £21 to £22 (Frozen at £21 on the app and the key).
  • Child weekly tickets will increase from £15 to £16 (Frozen at £15 on the app and the key).
  • Adult monthly tickets will increase from £68 to £70.
  • Child monthly tickets will increase from £49 to £52.
  • All other Zone B/C prices are frozen.

ZoneA/B/C

  • Adult day tickets will be frozen at £9.
  • Child day tickets will be frozen at £5.
  • Adult weekly tickets will increase from £25 to £28 (Frozen at £25 on the app and the key).
  • Child weekly tickets will increase from £17 to £20 (Frozen at £17 on the app and the key).
  • Adult monthly tickets will increase from £87 to £89.
  • Child monthly tickets will increase from £53 to £60.
  • Adult any-5-day tickets will increase from £30 to £33.
  • Child any-5-day tickets will increase from £22 to £25.
  • Adult 12 trip tickets will increase from £33 to £36.
  • Child 12 trip tickets will increase from £25 to £27.