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Your ticket to explore. The Discovery ticket on Brighton & Hove bus services.

Discovery fares - one day tickets (available from the bus driver): 

Adult Discovery £9
Child Discovery (aged 5-15) £7.20
Family Discovery (for 5 people with a minimum of 1 adult and a maximum of 2 adults) £17.50

Special offer on ticket prices for event on Friday 21 June.

The South Downs National Park Authority is raising funds and awareness for the #MendOurWay campaign to fix broken sections of the much loved South Downs Way National Trail.

A special event to walk the whole of the 100 mile trail in sections is taking place on 21 June. As well as SDNPA staff, members of the public are also encouraged to walk a section of the route and to use local public transport to get to and from the National Trail.  All the details are being made available on line and the Discovery Bus Ticket will be promoted as part of the publicity around this event. 

Following discussions with the main bus operators associated with the South Downs Way National Trail, a special discounted ticket price has been agreed as follows: with adult tickets available for £7 and the family tickets available for just £10.

For further details about the event please contact  

Discovery tickets will be issued and accepted by the following operators in West Sussex, East Sussex, Surrey, Brighton & Hove and East Hampshire (subject to exclusions at the bottom):

Arriva Kent and Surrey Ltd

ASD Transport

Autocar Bus & Coach Services Ltd

Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company Ltd

Brighton & Hove Community Transport Ltd

Chalkwell Garage and Coach Hire Ltd

Compass Travel Ltd 

Community Transport for Lewes Area 

Cuckmere Community Bus Ltd

Eastbourne Coachways Ltd 

Falcon Coaches Ltd

Farleigh Coaches

Go-Coach Hire Ltd

Hallmark Connection Ltd

Hams Travel

Metrobus Ltd

North Wealden Community Transport Partnership Ltd

Nu-Venture Coaches Ltd, Invictabus Ltd & Bzee Bus Ltd

Regent Coaches 

Rye & District Community Transport

Safeguard Coaches Ltd

Seaford & District

Southdown PSV Ltd

Southern Transit 

Stagecoach South East 

Stagecoach South

Sussex Coaches

The Big Lemon

White Bus Services 


Excluded services:

  • City Sightseeing Brighton 
  • Winchester Park & Ride
  • Guildford Park & Ride

Also occasional and special services including Ardingly showground specials, Goodwood Racecourse & Motor Racing specials, nightclub services and football services.

Other exclusions may apply. Check with operator.

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