Monthly Archives: September 2015

Important changes to Stagecoach fares and services


Please refer to our website for further information.

Stagecoach have improved their discounts for University of Kent staff and students by discounting their Canterbury Megarider tickets on production of your KentOne card or Kent Union staff ID card on each journey.

From 20 September you will no longer be able to purchase a uniday or uniweek ticket, it is recommended you purchase the Canterbury Megarider discounted tickets which give you unlimited travel not just to and from Canterbury but within the Canterbury megarider zone. Alternatively, don’t forget staff can purchase 13, 36 and 52 week tickets and students can purchase academic year and termly tickets at greatly reduced prices.

Ticket Type Details Discounted Price* Public Price**
Canterbury dayrider Valid for 1 day £2.90 £3.70
NEW TICKET Canterbury dayrider 5 each individual dayrider can be used on any day within a year of date of purchase. £13.05 £16.20
Canterbury Megarider week megarider is valid for 7 consecutive days from the date of purchase. £10 £12.50

*All prices are correct as of 20 September 2015

Changes to the bus routes

Please refer to the website or route map for further details

  • UNI2 – new route replaces the 26 bus service. Operates from Hales Place, to all stops at the Campus, Canterbury West station, Sainsbury’s, the bus station. From the bus station it uses the same route as the Unibus service.


  • Number 36 – new bus serviceOperates from Whitstable, Keynes bus stop, Sainsburys, the bus station. From the bus station using the same route as Unibus service to Keynes bus stop and then onto Whitstable


  • Triangle Service – change to timetable. Not all Triangle Services will operate into Keynes bus stop – please check the timetable. The Triangle service can be identified by the red triangle.