Stagecoach price increases – from Monday 2 January 2023

Stagecoach price increases – from Monday 2 January 2023


Stagecoach Yorkshire has informed South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority (SYMCA) of their decision to apply a price rise to their range of products from Monday 2 January2023.


What are the price changes?


From Monday 2 January 2023, Stagecoach is applying a price rise to their range of products with some products increasing by circa 8%


A summary of the changes is shown in the tables below:


1 Day and 7 Day Tickets


On-bus prices 1-day 7-day
Barnsley/Rotherham/Chesterfield/MegaRider £4.60 £15.50
Silver Day/MegaRider £5.60 £19.00
EveningRider £2.70 n/a
SY Child bus & tram £2.70 n/a
Child SILVER £3.40 £10.00
Sheffield Student bus MegaRider £n/a £11.00


The following also apply:

  • Discounts are available for tickets purchased off-bus
  • Gold ticket prices are frozen
  • There are also increases to Flexi5 and the 28-day tickets (online only)
  • Xrta tickets (where customers have regular payments set up) will remain the same price
  • Sheffield student £1.2. single remains unchanged
  • Group tickets are unchanged at £15 Silver and £20 Gold
  • Singles and returns will also see a small increase, though new prices will not come into effect during the £2 single flat fare cap introduced by SYMCA and the national £2 cap which is set to run until 31 March 2023.

How are these changes being communicated to customers?

The new prices will be introduced from Monday 2 January 2023 and Stagecoach will inform customers of the price changes and available methods of purchase via their website at

Stagecoach will also be publishing posts online via Twitter to advise customers of the change in pricing as well as promoting the changes via posters on onboard their vehicles.