Product Terms and Conditions

In these terms and conditions Any Bus means any bus within the System One membership within Greater Manchester.  You can check the list of operators here.

You may not be able to travel outside of the Greater Manchester area using your System One ticket.  If unsure please check with your local bus operator before you travel.

The Greater Manchester Bus map can be found here.


get me there products


Junior 1 Day                                                                                                                                               For those 16 & under up to 31st  August after the user’s 16th Birthday. Any bus (including Yellow School Bus), anywhere in Greater Manchester, until 23:59, any day of the week, including Bank Holidays. igo card required. Receipt given when purchasing a get me there product must be kept as proof of purchase. It entitles the holder to travel in the event of card reader failure or a bus not being equipped with a card reading facility. It should be retained for inspection with the required smart card. Remember igo card is your smart card.

Junior 7 Day

For those 16 & under up to 31st  August after the user’s 16th Birthday. Any bus (including Yellow School Bus), anywhere in Greater Manchester, until 23:59, any day of the week, including Bank holdays. igo card required. Receipt given when purchasing a get me there product must be kept as proof of purchase. It entitles the holder to travel in the event of card reader failure or a bus not being equipped with a card reading facility. It should be retained for inspection with the required smart card.  Remember igo card is your smart card.

Junior 28 Day                                                                                                                                                 For those 16 & under up to 31st  August after the user’s 16th Birthday. Any bus (including Yellow School Bus), anywhere in Greater Manchester, until 23:59, any day of the week, including Bank Holidays. igo card required. Receipt given when purchasing a get me there product must be kept as proof of purchase. It entitles the holder to travel in the event of card reader failure or a bus not being equipped with a card reading facility. It should be retained for inspection with the required smart card. Remember igo card is your smart card.

Adult 1 Day                                                                                                                                            Anytime, any day of the week, including Bank Holidays for one day. Any bus, anywhere in Greater Manchester. Valid until 03:59 the following day. get me there card required. Receipt given when purchasing a get me there product must be kept as proof of purchase. It entitles the holder to travel in the event of card reader failure or a bus not being equipped with a card reading facility. It should be retained for inspection with the required smart card.

Adult 7 Day                                                                                                                                         Anytime, any day of the week, including Bank Holidays for 7 days. Any bus, anywhere in Greater Manchester.  get me there card required. Receipt given when purchasing a get me there product must be kept as proof of purchase. It entitles the holder to travel in the event of card reader failure or a bus not being equipped with a card reading facility. It should be retained for inspection with the required smart card.

Adult 28 Day                                                                                                                                       Anytime, any day of the week, including Bank Holidays for 28 days. Any bus, anywhere in Greater Manchester.  get me there card required. Receipt given when purchasing a get me there product must be kept as proof of purchase. It entitles the holder to travel in the event of card reader failure or a bus not being equipped with a card reading facility. It should be retained for inspection with the required smart card.

Young Person 7 Day                                                                                                                                     For 16-21 year olds. Lasts for 7 days. You may be asked to provide any form of common ID to prove your age when you purchase or use your ticket, failure to do so could result in you being refused travel. Anytime, any day of the week, including Bank Holidays. Any bus, anywhere in Greater Manchester.  get me there card required. Receipt given when purchasing a get me there product must be kept as proof of purchase. It entitles the holder to travel in the event of card reader failure or a bus not being equipped with a card reading facility. It should be retained for inspection with the required smart card.

Young Person 28 Day                                                                                                                                    For 16-21 year olds. Lasts for 28 days. You may be asked to provide any form of common ID to prove your age when you purchase or use your ticket, failure to do so could result in you being refused travel. Anytime, any day of the week, including Bank Holidays. Any bus, anywhere in Greater Manchester.  get me there card required. Receipt given when purchasing a get me there product must be kept as proof of purchase. It entitles the holder to travel in the event of card reader failure or a bus not being equipped with a card reading facility. It should be retained for inspection with the required smart card.

16-18 1 Day                                                                                                                                                   For those 18 & under up to 31st  August after the user’s 18th Birthday. Any bus (including Yellow School Bus), anywhere in Greater Manchester, until 23:59, any day of the week, including Bank Holidays. Igo 16-18 get me there card required. Receipt given when purchasing a get me there product must be kept as proof of purchase. It entitles the holder to travel in the event of card reader failure or a bus not being equipped with a card reading facility. It should be retained for inspection with the required smart card.

One Day AnyBus and Tram Adult Off Peak                                                                                         From 09:30 Monday to Friday & all day at weekends & Bank Holidays. Any bus & any tram, anywhere in Greater Manchester. Valid until 03:59 the following day.  get me there card required. Receipt given when purchasing a get me there product must be kept as proof of purchase. It entitles the holder to travel in the event of card reader failure or a bus not being equipped with a card reading facility. It should be retained for inspection with the required smart card.

One Day AnyBus and Tram Adult Peak                                                                                         AnyBus or tram valid for one day until 0359 the following day.  Any bus and any tram, anywhere in Greater Manchester.  get me there card required. Receipt given when purchasing a get me there product must be kept as proof of purchase. It entitles the holder to travel in the event of card reader failure or a bus not being equipped with a card reading facility. It should be retained for inspection with the required smart card.

7 Day AnyBus and Tram Adult                                                                                                              Valid for 7 days.  Anytime, any day of the week, including Bank Holidays. Any bus and tram, anywhere in Greater Manchester. get me there card required. Receipt given when purchasing a get me there product must be kept as proof of purchase. It entitles the holder to travel in the event of card reader failure or a bus not being equipped with a card reading facility. It should be retained for inspection with the required smart card.

28 Day AnyBus and Tram Adult                                                                                                             Valid for 28 days.  Anytime, any day of the week, including Bank Holidays. Any bus and tram, anywhere in Greater Manchester. get me there card required. Receipt given when purchasing a get me there product must be kept as proof of purchase. It entitles the holder to travel in the event of card reader failure or a bus not being equipped with a card reading facility. It should be retained for inspection with the required smart card.


 


System One Products (Paper)


System One 1 Day AnyBus Junior                                                                                                           For those 16 & under up to 31st  August after the user’s 16th Birthday. Any bus (including Yellow School Bus), anywhere in Greater Manchester, until 23:59, any day of the week, including Bank Holidays.  Please note proof of ID/age in form of IGO card may be required.

System One 1 Day AnyBus Adult                                                                                                              Any bus, anywhere in Greater Manchester. Valid anytime, any day of the week, including Bank Holidays (except Boxing Day). Valid until 03:59 the following day.  

System One 1 Day AnyBus And Train Adult                                                                                           Any bus & any train, anywhere in Greater Manchester.  Valid from 09:30 Monday to Friday & all day at weekends & Bank Holidays. Valid until 03:59 the following day.  Restrictions in place on the use of Northern and GMTL off-peak tickets. The restrictions will apply to all journeys, irrespective of direction, departing between 16:01 and 18:29, Monday to Friday excluding Bank Holidays and also cover other operators’ services on Northern routes.

System One 1 Day AnyBus And Tram Adult Off Peak                                                                                    From 09:30 Monday to Friday & all day at weekends & Bank Holidays. Any bus & any tram, anywhere in Greater Manchester. Valid until 03:59 the following day.  

System One 1 Day Any Train and Tram Adult                                                                                           From 09:30 Monday to Friday & all day at weekends & Bank Holidays. Valid until 03:59 the following day. Any train & any tram, anywhere in Greater Manchester. Restrictions in place on the use of Northern and GMTL off-peak tickets. The restrictions will apply to all journeys, irrespective of direction, departing between 16:01 and 18:29, Monday to Friday excluding bank holidays and also cover other operators’ services on Northern routes.

System One 1 Day AnyBus, Train and Tram Adult Off Peak                                                            From 09:30 Monday to Friday & all day at weekends & Bank Holidays. Valid until 03:59 the following day.  Any bus, train & tram, anywhere in Greater Manchester. Restrictions in place on the use of Northern and GMTL off-peak tickets. The restrictions will apply to all journeys, irrespective of direction, departing between 16:01 and 18:29, Monday to Friday excluding bank holidays and also cover other operators’ services on Northern routes.

Group DaySaver                                                                                                                                Anytime, any day of the week, including Bank Holidays. 2 adults & up to 3 children (16 & under) travelling together any day until 03:59 the following day.  Any bus, anywhere in Greater Manchester. Proof of age for 16s & under may be requested when buying/using this ticket.


System One 7 Day AnyBus Junior                                                                                                             For those 16 & under up to 31st  August after the user’s 16th Birthday. Any bus (including Yellow School Bus), anywhere in Greater Manchester, until 23:59, any day of the week, including Bank holdays. igo card required. 


System One 7 Day AnyBus Young Person

For those aged 16-21.  You will need a System One Young Person Membership card to buy and use this product.  Any Bus anywhere in Greater Manchester for 7 days.


System One 7 Day AnyBus Student

For those aged 16-26 in full time education with proof of study.  You will need a UK issued college or university ID to buy and use this product.  If you do not have an ID with an ID number or other identifier you will need a System One Student Membership card.  Any Bus, Anywhere in Greater Manchester for 7 days.


System One 28 Day AnyBus Junior                                                                                                         For those 16 & under up to 31st  August after the user’s 16th Birthday. Any bus (including Yellow School Bus), anywhere in Greater Manchester, until 23:59, any day of the week, including Bank holdays. igo card required.  Valid for 28 days.


System One 28 Day AnyBus Young Person

For those aged 16-21.  You will need a System One Young Person Membership card to buy and use this product.  Any Bus anywhere in Greater Manchester for 28 days.


System One 28 Day AnyBus Student

For those aged 16-26 in full time education with proof of study.  You will need a UK issued college or university ID to buy and use this product.  If you do not have an ID with an ID number or other identifier you will need a System One Student Membership card.  Any Bus, Anywhere in Greater Manchester for 28 days.

 

One day Scratch card

1. This ticket is non-transferable. 2. This ticket must be validated prior to travel and is available for use on the day of travel indicated. 3. This ticket is valid for use on bus services of participating operators within Greater Manchester only.* It is NOT valid for travel on train or Metrolink tram. 4. The ticket is issued subject to the published conditions of the bus operators on whose services it is valid. 5. The ticket will not be validated for use if mutilated or defaced. 6. The ticket must be shown to a conductor, driver, inspector or other authorised person on demand, and the holder must provide proof of identity if requested to do so by the authorised person. 7. Misuse of ticket may result in withdrawal of the ticket and legal proceedings being taken. 8. For the avoidance of doubt it is a condition of use that the Contract for Individual Journeys is between the passenger and the operator carrying the passenger. 9. No liability can be accepted unless the travelcard is used in connection with an operator participating in the System One Travelcards scheme.

*This refers to those buses operating in the System One Travel network.


Weekly Scratch card

1. This ticket is non-transferable. 2. This ticket must be validated prior to travel and is available for use on the days of travel indicated . 3. This ticket is valid for use on bus services of participating operators within Greater Manchester only.* It is NOT valid for travel on train or Metrolink tram. 4. The ticket is issued subject to the published conditions of the bus operators on whose services it is valid. 5. The ticket will not be validated for use if mutilated or defaced. 6. The ticket must be shown to a conductor, driver, inspector or other authorised person on demand, and the holder must provide proof of identity if requested to do so by the authorised person. 7. Misuse of the ticket may result in withdrawal of the ticket and legal proceedings being taken. 8. For the avoidance of doubt it is a condition of use that the Contract for Individual Journeys is between the passenger and the operator carrying the passenger. 9. No liability can be accepted unless the travelcard is used in connection with an operator participating in the System One Travelcards scheme.

*This refers to those buses operating in the System One Travel network.


System One 7 Day County Card (AnyBus, Train and City Centre Tram) Adult

1. This travelcard is only valid for travel when presented with either an adult System One membership photocard or rail issued photocard. 2. Not transferable. 3. Valid for use on bus services provided by operators who are part of the System One Travel network and for standard class rail travel as advertised. 4. Valid for travel on city central zone tram only. 5. Subject to the published conditions of the bus, rail and tram operators on whose services it is valid. 6. Not valid if defaced or mutilated. 7. Must be shown to a conductor, driver, inspector or any other authorised person on demand. 8. Holder must provide proof of identity if requested by the authorised person. 9. Misuse may result in withdrawal of this travelcard and legal proceedings being taken. 10. For the avoidance of doubt, it is a condition of use that Contract for Individual Journeys is between the passenger and the operator carrying that passenger. 11. No liability can be accepted unless the travelcard is used in connection with an operator participating in the System One Travel scheme. 


System One Monthly County Card (AnyBus, Train and City Centre Tram) Adult

1. This travelcard is only valid for travel when presented with either an adult System One membership photocard or rail issued photocard. 2. Not transferable. 3. Valid for use on bus services provided by operators who are part of the System One Travel network and for standard class rail travel as advertised. 4. Valid for travel on city central zone tram only. 5. Subject to the published conditions of the bus, rail and tram operators on whose services it is valid. 6. Not valid if defaced or mutilated. 7. Must be shown to a conductor, driver, inspector or any other authorised person on demand. 8. Holder must provide proof of identity if requested by the authorised person. 9. Misuse may result in withdrawal of this travelcard and legal proceedings being taken. 10. For the avoidance of doubt, it is a condition of use that Contract for Individual Journeys is between the passenger and the operator carrying that passenger. 11. No liability can be accepted unless the travelcard is used in connection with an operator participating in the System One Travel scheme.


System One Annual County Card (AnyBus, Train and City Centre Tram) Adult

1. This Adult County Card annual travelcard is only valid for travel when presented with either an adult System One membership photocard or rail issued photocard. 2. Not transferable. 3. Valid for use on bus services provided by operators who are part of the System One Travelcard network and for standard class rail travel as advertised. 4. Valid for travel on city central zone tram only. 5. Subject to the published conditions of the bus, rail and tram operators on whose services it is valid. 6. Not valid if defaced or mutilated. 7. Must be shown to a conductor, driver, inspector or any other authorised person on demand. 8. Holder must provide proof of identity if requested by the authorised person. 9. Misuse may result in withdrawal of this travelcard and legal proceedings being taken. 10. For the avoidance of doubt, it is a condition of use that Contract for Individual Journeys is between the passenger and the operator carrying that passenger. 11. No liability can be accepted unless the travelcard is used in connection with an operator participating in the System One Travelcards scheme. In the event this annual travelcard is lost or stolen, to apply for a replacement you must write to Customer Services, System One Travelcards, c/o TfGM, 2 Piccadilly Place, Manchester M1 2BG, including proof of purchase and a lost or stolen crime reference from your local police station.





MEMBERSHIP CARDS

get me there smart card.

Please see getmethere.com to check the terms and conditions of your smart card.  get me there smart cards are provided by Transport for Greater Manchester and not System One Travelcards (GMTL)


Adult Membership Card

1. The System One membership card is NOT transferable to anyone else. 2. This System One membership card must be carried at all times when the member is using a System One Travelcard. 3. The System One membership card is issued subject to the published conditions of Greater Manchester Travelcards Limited. 4. The System One membership card is not valid for use if damaged or defaced. 5. The System One membership card must be shown to a Conductor, Driver, Inspector or other authorised person on demand, and the holder must provide proof of identity if requested to do so by the authorised person. 6. Misuse of the System One membership card may result in its withdrawal and legal proceedings may be taken. 7. This System One membership card remains the property of Greater Manchester Travelcards Limited and can be withdrawn in the event of misuse. 8. The System One membership card, in itself, confers no right to travel. 


Student Membership Card

1. The System One membership card is NOT transferable to anyone else. 2. This System One membership card must be carried at all times when the member is using a System One Travelcard. 3. The System One membership card is issued subject to the published conditions of Greater Manchester Travelcards Limited. 4. The System One membership card is not valid for use if damaged or defaced. 5. The System One membership card must be shown to a Conductor, Driver, Inspector or other authorised person on demand, and the holder must provide proof of identity if requested to do so by the authorised person. 6. Misuse of the System One membership card may result in its withdrawal and legal proceedings may be taken. 7. This System One membership card remains the property of Greater Manchester Travelcards Limited and can be withdrawn in the event of misuse. 8. The System One membership card, in itself, confers no right to travel.


Young Person Membership card

1. The System One membership card is NOT transferable to anyone else. 2. This System One membership card must be carried at all times when the member is using a System One Travelcard. 3. The System One membership card is issued subject to the published conditions of Greater Manchester Travelcards Limited. 4. The System One membership card is not valid for use if damaged or defaced. 5. The System One membership card must be shown to a Conductor, Driver, Inspector or other authorised person on demand, and the holder must provide proof of identity if requested to do so by the authorised person. 6. Misuse of the System One membership card may result in its withdrawal and legal proceedings may be taken. 7. This System One membership card remains the property of Greater Manchester Travelcards Limited and can be withdrawn in the event of misuse. 8. The System One membership card, in itself, confers no right to travel.


Future Jobs Fund Membership Card

1. The System One membership card is NOT transferable to anyone else. 2. This System One membership card must be carried at all times when the member is using a System One Travelcard. 3. The System One membership card is issued subject to the published conditions of Greater Manchester Travelcards Limited. 4. The System One membership card is not valid for use if damaged or defaced. 5. The System One membership card must be shown to a Conductor, Driver, Inspector or other authorised person on demand, and the holder must provide proof of identity if requested to do so by the authorised person. 6. Misuse of the System One membership card may result in its withdrawal and legal proceedings may be taken. 7. This System One membership card remains the property of Greater Manchester Travelcards Limited and can be withdrawn in the event of misuse. 8. The System One membership card, in itself, confers no right to travel.


Travel Access Membership Card

1. The System One membership card is NOT transferable to anyone else. 2. This System One membership card must be carried at all times when the member is using a System One Travelcard. 3. The System One membership card is issued subject to the published conditions of Greater Manchester Travelcards Limited. 4. The System One membership card is not valid for use if damaged or defaced. 5. The System One membership card must be shown to a Conductor, Driver, Inspector or other authorised person on demand, and the holder must provide proof of identity if requested to do so by the authorised person. 6. Misuse of the System One membership card may result in its withdrawal and legal proceedings may be taken. 7. This System One membership card remains the property of Greater Manchester Travelcards Limited and can be withdrawn in the event of misuse. 8. The System One membership card, in itself, confers no right to travel.


PayPoint Wallet

1. This ticket is only valid for travel when presented with the holder’s own System One Membership photocard and is not transferable to anyone else. 2. The ticket is valid for use on bus services of operators who are part of the System One Travelcards Network*. It is not valid on trains or trams. 3. The ticket is issued subject to the published conditions of the bus operators whose service it is valid. 4. The ticket is not valid for use if mutilated or defaced. 5. The ticket must be shown to a Conductor, Driver, Inspector or other authorised person on demand together with a photocard. The holder must provide proof of identity if requested to do so by the authorised person. 6. Misuse of the ticket may result in withdrawal of the ticket and legal proceedings being taken. 7. This ticket remains the property of Greater Manchester Travelcards Limited and can be withdrawn in the event of misuse. 8. No liability can be accepted unless the ticket is used in connection with an operator participating in the System One scheme.

System One Travelcards (Greater Manchester Travelcards Limited),(Stagecoach Manchester Head Office), Hyde Road, Manchester M12 6JS

If you have any queries please contact customerservices@systemonetravelcards.co.uk