What area does MK Connect cover?

What area does MK Connect cover?

MK Connect covers the entire borough. There is no fixed route and you can travel anywhere within Milton Keynes. You can pay with a credit/debit card or an MK Move smart card. Rides cost £3.50 during peak hours (7am-9am, 4.30pm-6.30pm) and £2.50 at all other times.

How do I book MK Connect?

Ways to book

  1. Download the MK Connect app. Apple Store. Google Play Store.
  2. Use our web portal.
  3. Give us a ring: 01908 252526.

Can you pay by card on bus Milton Keynes?

You just tap the card on boarding, wait until you hear the beep and take your seat. MK Move and PAYG purse top ups are not available on bus.

Do MK buses take card?

The new system will allow users to use a dedicated multi-operator smart card – similar to London’s Oyster Card. Customers will still be able to pay by cash and some operators will accept other debit/credit cards. It will reduce times when on the bus and customers need not worry about having the right change to pay.”

Can I pay on card for bus in Milton Keynes?

Mark Lancaster MP joined Milton Keynes Council and Arriva Midlands as the bus operator celebrates the introduction of contactless payment technology on all its local buses.

What is MK move?

MK MOVE is a multi-operator product you can buy for periods of 1, 7 or 28 days. You prepay and load the product you want, it starts the first time you board the bus and allows you to travel as many times as you want on any bus operator in the scheme during the period (1, 7 or 28 days) until midnight on the final day.

Does Oyster card work in Milton Keynes?

The short answer is no – apart from the areas with London Underground stations. If you have an Oyster Card and you’re trying to get to London, you won’t be able to use it in Milton Keynes, High Wycombeor Beaconsfield because the journey falls outside of the Transport for London (TFL) travel zones.

Can I use Oyster at Beaconsfield station?

Does Chiltern Railways accept Oyster?

Oyster pay as you go is accepted on Chiltern Railways services in the London Fare Zones only. You must touch in and touch out to validate your journey; otherwise you may be liable to a Penalty Fare. Oyster Extension Permits or paper extensions must be bought before boarding.

What is Mk connect?

MK Connect is the biggest transport project of its type in the UK. We introduced MK Connect as an affordable service for people who are not served by a bus route, or for when other choices like cycling are not an option.

How much does it cost to take the bus to MK?

A single journey costs £3.50 during peak hours (7am-9am, 4.30pm-6.30pm) and £2.50 at all other times. £1 for All in 1 MK cardholders. Free for Older Person’s and Disabled Person’s bus pass holders after 9:30am on weekdays and free all day on weekends.

Can I use an MK move smart card on Mk connect?

Yes! You can use an MK Move smart card, which is offered by Milton Keynes Council for use on MK Connect and other public transport in Milton Keynes. You can purchase and top up a card at one of the machines on the street or online. The card can be used instead of cash to pay for travel on MK Connect.

Can I change the destination of an MK connect ride?

Once you start an MK Connect ride, the destination cannot be changed. If you have yet to board, you can cancel the ride and re-book with a new destination. Can I set a favourite location in the app? Yes! Head to the ‘Favourites’ tab in the app menu, tap ‘Set Home Address’ or ‘Set Work Address’ and type in the address of your preferred location.