Grouprider can be used by up to 5 people, where there has to be at least 1 adult (19 and over) and no more than two adults. A Grouprider can be used by 2 adults travelling together without any children too. All customers who board together on a Grouprider ticket, should alight together at the same stop.
Grouprider can be purchased through the NCTX Buses app with a debit/credit card, Apple Pay or Google Pay, as well as on the bus with cash from the driver.
In the Nottingham Zone, Grouprider is £5 at all times of the day until and including 31st August 2021.
From 1st September 2021, Grouprider returns to normal pricing:
- £6.00 after 09:30 every weekday (including school holidays) and all day weekends and on Bank Holidays
- £10.00 before 09:30 every weekday (including school holidays)
This covers unlimited use on all NCT buses in the Nottingham Zone from the time of purchase until 04:29 the following morning. They can also be used on NightBus (although all Nightbuses are currently suspended).
Network Grouprider covers every NCT service (Loughborough, Gotham, East Leake, Burton Joyce, Lowdham, Lambley, Woodborough, Southwell) and is £9 at all times of the day until and including 31st August 2021.
From 1st September 2021 Network Grouprider returns to normal pricing of £15.00 on weekdays before 09:30 and £9.00 after 09:30 every weekday (including school holidays) and all day at weekends and on Bank Holidays.