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One in four UEA commuter journeys are undertaken by bus so we work closely with local transport companies to improve the quality and reliability of services for staff and students.

Did you know?

UEA staff and students can get a 66% discount on an annual First bus pass. This amazing deal is one of the lowest priced annual season ticket available to any university in the UK!

Prices From 1 June 2018

Ticket Type mticket Paper
UEA Trio ticket (18th Sept - 24th June) £210  £225
Norwich Full year ticket


One-term ticket - the "Solo" £100 £110
Network Annual £385 £400
Network Trio £355 £370

Includes unlimited travel throughout zones 1-5 in Norwich and beyond!

Full year tickets including unlimited travel across first Eastern bus area can be purchased for £385. Great for commuting from places such as Great Yarmouth or for exploring the local and coastal area.


Visit First Bus to purchase your bus pass and for full details on bus routes and even more great discounts!

Full time UEA staff who own a smartphone have the option of paying for their bus pass monthly with tickets downloaded to the mticket app (paper tickets will not be available from January 2019) to join the Commuter Travel Club you will need to create an account using the following instructions:


·       Visit firstgroup.com/norfolk-suffolk

·       Login / register to the First Bus website

·       Select University of East Anglia from the dropdown menu – visible at the bottom of the page

·       Use your UEA email address to validate access to the scheme - we'll then send you a link via email to complete the online registration

·       Download the FirstBus mTickets app to your smart phone and set up an account

·       Purchase your discounted ticket on the website and it will be sent direct to your phone


10 Trip Tickets

Season tickets don't suit everyone's needs but you can still save on fares with a 10 trip ticket at a cost of £18.00, valid for 28 days. 


Other Services

Please see details of all bus services to campus

Train commute discounts

The University all works in partnership with Abellio Greater Anglia to provide discounts for staff and students who regularly travel by train whether it is to commute to University or to explore the area. Please see the guide to discounts including how to apply for a ticket.

Image shows train terminal with two trains at the platform. A graphic on the left of the image is a portal to buy tickets and find train times between origin and destination.


Additional services Additional services

Coach services

National Express provide coach services to London (service 490) and all major airports (service 727) with a pick up/set down point located in the lay-by outside the ZICER building.  Visit the National Express website for further information.


The campus is also served by Megabus.com. who operate low cost inter city travel from UEA to London, Cambridge, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff and on to Europe. Tickets start from £1.00 one-way and you can book on-line from the megabus website.

First Norfolk & Suffolk website



konectbus website



Megabus website



National Express Coaches