Your browser isn't supported
It looks like you're using an old web browser. To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. Download the latest:

Welcome to the MSE Forums

We're home to a fantastic community of MoneySavers but anyone can post. Please exercise caution & report spam, illegal, offensive or libellous posts/messages: click "report" or email forumteam@. Skimlinks & other affiliated links are turned on

    • Pobby
    • By Pobby 14th Jun 17, 3:33 PM
    • 5,174Posts
    • 11,329Thanks
    Travel consession
    • #1
    • 14th Jun 17, 3:33 PM
    Travel consession 14th Jun 17 at 3:33 PM
    I am looking to find if there is a national map that shows interconnecting local bus services. The idea is to use my bus pass to travel a far distance. Thanks.
Page 1
    • Gravedigger
    • By Gravedigger 14th Jun 17, 6:12 PM
    • 62 Posts
    • 35 Thanks
    • #2
    • 14th Jun 17, 6:12 PM
    • #2
    • 14th Jun 17, 6:12 PM
    Adventures of a couple makes good reading.
    • IAmWales
    • By IAmWales 14th Jun 17, 6:37 PM
    • 1,202 Posts
    • 2,552 Thanks
    • #3
    • 14th Jun 17, 6:37 PM
    • #3
    • 14th Jun 17, 6:37 PM
    It's a nice story but much of the information is outdated. Routes between cities in the East Midlands are largely excluded from the concessionary scheme now.
    • LimeLight
    • By LimeLight 25th Jun 17, 11:06 AM
    • 7,690 Posts
    • 13,549 Thanks
    • #4
    • 25th Jun 17, 11:06 AM
    • #4
    • 25th Jun 17, 11:06 AM
    I tend to just take my chances and see where i end up.

    From liverpool, i can get to Carlisle in a day.
    just passing through.... Nothing to see....
    • elverson
    • By elverson 26th Jun 17, 8:01 AM
    • 656 Posts
    • 392 Thanks
    • #5
    • 26th Jun 17, 8:01 AM
    • #5
    • 26th Jun 17, 8:01 AM
    No, there is no national bus route map.

    Some county councils publish a network map (usually on their website) but not all of them bother.

    Google Maps will show bus links between places if you use the public transport mode. However if there is a quicker train route it will show this instead, so use the options to unselect "Train" then it should show bus options.

    For example:,-3.0872167,11z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m14!4m13!1m5!1m1!1s0x487c5590670b38 49:0x45dbca264a6bfb4e!2m2!1d-2.752708!2d54.664097!1m5!1m1!1s0x487cc2477a050ef9: 0xc5fde4338572418d!2m2!1d-3.134706!2d54.601276!3e3
    Last edited by elverson; 26-06-2017 at 8:03 AM.
Welcome to our new Forum!

Our aim is to save you money quickly and easily. We hope you like it!

Forum Team Contact us

Live Stats

177Posts Today

1,693Users online

Martin's Twitter
  • Shana tova umetuka - a sweet Jewish New Year to all celebrating. I won't be online the rest of t'week, as I take the time to be with family

  • Dear Steve. Please note doing a poll to ask people's opinion does not in itself imply an opinion!

  • Luciana is on the advisory board of @mmhpi (we have MPs from most parties)

  • Follow Martin