Travel Passes and PayPoint

Fed up with heading into town and queuing up for your travel pass? Now you can buy it on campus from the Payment Point in University House. We sell passes for Stagecoach Bus and First Bus, as well as System One for use on all bus operators, and Metrolink passes.

You can also buy mobile top ups here and pay your bills!

Stagecoach Bus Passes

We sell discounted Unirider passes valid for all Stagecoach bus services across Greater Manchester.

We sell tickets for each semester, as well as for the year. A current student ID card is required to purchase a Stagecoach Unirider pass. The current prices are:

  Valid Between Price
All Term 1st September 2016 - 30th June 2017 £225
Term 1 1st September 2016 - 31st December 2016 £105
Term 2 1st January 2017 - 30th June 2017 £90
Term 3 1st April 2017 - 30th June 2017 £55
Terms 2 & 3 1st January 2017 - 30th June 2017 £140
Summer Pass 1st July 2017 - 31st August 2017 £69

First Bus Passes

We sell student passes valid for all First bus services across Greater Manchester

We sell tickets for each semester, as well as monthly and for the year. A passport sized photograph and a current student ID card is required to purchase a First bus pass. The current prices are:

  Valid Between Price
All Term 1st September 2016 - 15th July 2017 £240
Term 1 1st September 2016 - 31st December 2016 £115
Term 2 1st January 2017 - 31st March 2017 £115
Term 3 1st April 2017 - 15th July 2017 £115
Monthly 1 month from the date of purchase £44

System One Passes

System One offers DaySavers and Bus Savers for unlimited use on any bus run by any operator in Greater Manchester. System One also offers a selection of travelcards that can be used for unlimited travel on buses, Metrolink trams and National Rail train services within the Greater Manchester area.

A student bus saver would cost just £14.90 for seven days, or £53.50 for 28 days.

Metrolink Passes

Metrolink is Greater Manchester's tram service, with lines from the heart of Manchester city centre out to MediaCityUK, Eccles, East Didsbury, Oldham, Rochdale, Ashton, Bury and Manchester Airport.

We sell all the available Metrolink passes, which you can find the latest details for on the Metrolink website.

PayPoint - Paying Bills and Topping Up

You can pay your bills quickly, easily, conveniently and safely at the Finance Office through our PayPoint service.

Any bill you have with the PayPoint logo on can be paid for here, including Council Tax, your TV license and most electric, water and gas bills. Just bring your bill to us along. If you have an electric meter key we can also top this up.

You can also buy mobile phone top up vouchers for most mobile phone networks, as well as digital vouchers for game consoles stores (Xbox, Sony PlayStation and Nintendo) and Spotify.