Related Services

The UB1 service is operated on behalf of the University of Bedfordshire. It is available to staff, students and permitted visitors to the University.

The service connects Bedford campus with Bedford town centre. You must show your staff ID card, student ID card or University visitor bus pass to use the service.

A full service operates during term time, outside of term time a skeleton service operates. For further information about the service please click here

Until further notice a skeleton service will operate. See here for details. 

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University of Bedfordshire Shuttle Service

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Tickets & Fares

Network Autumn Term Ticket

Networkwide travel for the Autumn term

Networkwide A3D

Valid for unlimited travel for 3 consecutive days networkwide

Networkwide AW

Valid for unlimited travel for 7 consecutive days networkwide

Networkwide AM

Valid for unlimited travel for 30 consecutive days networkwide

Bus Spotter

Valid for 1 day for unlimited travel networkwide

Family Network Monthly

Valid for one Adult and up to two children. Not valid for individual travel for under 16s. Adults may travel individually. Valid for unlimited travel for 30 consecutive days networkwide.

Bedford/Kempston - Kimberley College

Travel between Bedford/Kempston & Kimberley College

Clophill - Samuel Whitbread Academy

Travel between Clophill and SWA (route 200)

Flitwick/Ampthill - Bedford College

Travel between Flitwick/Ampthill & Bedford College

Sharnbrook Academy S1 service 22/23

Please only buy a ticket here if you have a code issued by Bedford Borough Council. All other tickets will be cancelled and refunded as there is no availability.

Sharnbrook Academy S1 service Autumn Term

Bus Travel to Sharnbrook Academy for the Autumn Term on service S1

Sharnbrook Academy S2 service. 22/23

Please only buy a ticket here if you have a code issued by Bedford Borough Council. All other tickets will be cancelled and refunded as there is no availability.

Silsoe - Samuel Whitbread Academy

Travel between Silsoe and SWA (route 200)

Wixams - Bedford

Unlimited travel between Wixams and Bedford (service 44)

Bedford Cygnet

Multi-operator travel within Bedford Zone One on Grant Palmer, Stagecoach and Uno services

Bus Spotter

Network travel ticket

Multibuy - Network

Multiple passengers at a discount

NHS Network Monthly

Available on bus for all NHS workers on production of valid NHS ID. Valid on all Grant Palmer services

Route Guide

  • Fox and Hounds PH, Bedford
  • Goldington Avenue, Bedford
  • Aspley Court, Bedford
  • Chandos Street, Bedford
  • Dorothea Court, Bedford