Get an older person's bus pass

Get an older person's bus pass for free. It only takes about 10 minutes to apply online.

Get bus pass

You'll need:

  • a passport photo: digital or scanned photo on your computer: see rules for passport photos on GOV.UK
     
  • an email address that hasn't been used to apply for a bus pass before

You must live in the Bristol City Council area, you can check which council area you're in.

You must be up to 30 days away from State Pension age. We check the date you can apply on the form.

Only new applications can get a bus pass online. You don't need to renew your bus pass if your current one is expiring soon. We’ll send your new one in the post at least two weeks before the other one runs out.