grouprider travel

Grouprider offers unlimited travel for families and couples travelling together at prices cheaper than buying individual day tickets.

How many people can use a Grouprider?

Grouprider covers up to 5 people, where there has to be at least 1 adult (aged 19 or over) and no more than two adults. A Grouprider can be used by 2 adults travelling together without any children too. 

All customers travelling on a Grouprider ticket must board and alight at the same stop. 

How much is Grouprider?

  • Grouprider: £8.50 all day, every day for unlimited travel in the City Zone
  • Network Grouprider: £12.50 all day, every day for unlimited travel across all NCT services in the City Zone and Outer Zone, including Loughborough, East Leake, Burton Joyce, Lambley, Woodborough and Southwell

How do I buy a Grouprider?

You can buy a Grouprider:

  • On the NCTX Buses app
  • With your contactless card or device on the bus. When you board, let the driver know you are paying with contactless and present your card/device to the reader when prompted.
  • With cash on the bus (exact fare)