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 Saveaway Ticket


Saveaway Ticket Options
Saveaway is a one-day, off-peak ticket for buses, trains and Mersey Ferries* Monday to Friday (except the journeys scheduled to start between 6.31am and 9.29am) and all day Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays. All-Areas Saveaways extend to the whole of Merseyside - as far as Chester, Ellesmere Port and Ormskirk (by rail only).*You must hold an All-Areas Saveaway for Mersey Ferry direct river crossings only. Saveaways cannot be used on River Explorer cruises.

Our Saveaway Ticket Fare Finder to see what pricing options are available.

Prices from 2nd January 2019
Adult Saveaway

Young Person Saveaway
​1 Area (A,B,C or D) ​     £2.40     
​All Areas £2.80

Where to Buy

Saveaway tickets can be bought all over Merseyside:

Saveaway Tickets are sold on smartcards. You will be charged £1 for your first Merseytravel smartcard but the card can be reused when you next top it up.

 Smartcards do have an expiry date, you can check this expiry date on the receipt provided with any ticket purchase. 

If you do not have a receipt you can go to your nearest Travel Centre to find out when your card expires.
You must make sure that you have sufficient validity on your Smartcard before buying a ticket. 
If you do need to replace your Smartcard please visit your nearest Merseytravel Centre. 


Compare Tickets
Not sure if the Saveaway ticket is the best option for you? Use our ticket comparison page to quickly compare the differences between other ticket options.

Bus and rail operators may offer their own prepaid tickets which could give you better value for your journey. Please click here for details of how to contact them.

2019 Season Ticket Booklets  


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