Posted on 10 January 2017
They can be purchased on bus from the driver or from the Yusu shop on campus.
Yes, you need to show your University of York photo id when you purchase the card.
Yes, a valid University of York staff, student or associate pass must be shown for each journey.
As long as you both have valid University of York ID, and can show this to the driver, you can use the Yorkey card more than once when boarding the bus.
Yes you need to show ID on all journeys.
The card has a shelf life from production if 5 years. After this it will expire and not be able to be used.
The trips that are purchased on the Yorkey card are valid for three years from the date of purchase. If they are not used within this time they expire and the trips are lost.
First will buyback any unused trips at the conclusion of the University year (July) at 66% of the original price paid. Refunds can be claimed in person from First offices at Unit 1A George Hudson Street, York, YO1 6WR by returning the card. Refunds can only be claimed at the end of the University year (July) not within.
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For other travel options, check out our pages on Getting around York.