Can you use a nexus pop card on the bus?
On buses, you use the balance on your Pop PAYG card to buy your normal single, return or day ticket from the driver. Simply tell the bus driver which ticket you want to buy, then touch your Pop PAYG card on to the reader on the ticket machine. Take your ticket from the machine as normal.
Do pop cards work on buses?
Where can I use my Pop PAYG card? You can use Pop PAYG on Metro, on almost all buses and the Shields Ferry. Pop PAYG works differently on Metro, bus and ferry.
How do I get a Metro Gold Card?
To buy your new Gold Card, press the ‘Metro tickets’ button and you will see the option to buy a Gold Card at the bottom of the list of tickets displayed. Simply choose the ‘Gold Card’ button. Press ‘Buy’. You will then need to pay for your ticket using either cash, card or contactless payment.
What is a pop card?
Pop Pay As You Go (PAYG) is the smart way to pay for public transport in North East England. Simply top up your Pop PAYG card and use it to pay for your journeys as you make them. Find out more. Pay As You Go. Pop 19-21 is the brand new card for 19-21 year olds, giving 30% discount on Pay As You Go prices on Metro.
What is a purple pop card?
Using a Pop Pay As You Go smart card saves passengers money on every trip they make on Metro, and the card can also be used to buy tickets on all local buses in North East England. The purple Pay As You Go card, which was launched in 2015, originally cost a one-off fee of £5, but has now been made free.
Do pop cards work on Go North East?
You can use your Pop PAYG card to buy adult single, return or day tickets on all Arriva, Go North East and Stagecoach bus services right across the North East.
Can I use my gold card on London buses?
Gold Cards are valid for free travel, off-peak on local buses anywhere in England.
Do Newcastle buses take card?
Many buses are now fitted with contactless payment facilities so you can pay for travel by card; it is still advisable to be prepared and carry change to pay for bus tickets.
Is Pop card free?
The Pop PAYG card itself is free, but you must buy it with a £10 balance. If you’ve been given or sent a Pop PAYG card as part of a promotion, to protect your balance and be able to top it up online, register it here by clicking on the ‘Register an existing card’ button.
Does Nexus have an app?
Smartphone App The NexusPay Smart Phone Application is now available to download at iTunes and Google Play. The application will enable customers to pay for transactions and manage accounts via iPhone and Android Smart Phones.
Is London Underground free for pensioners?
Travel free on bus, tram, Tube, DLR, London Overground and Elizabeth line. You can travel free on TfL services with your Older Person’s Freedom Pass from 09:00 weekdays and anytime at weekends and on bank holidays.