Greater Manchester Fare Revisions

Fare Revisions from Sunday 4th September 2022

29 November 2022

North West

Fare Revisions from Sunday 4th September 2022

Diamond are introducing a simplified range of bus tickets in Greater Manchester.

The good news is that most customers will see either a reduction in price or a freeze in the cost of their travel. (some fares have been adjusted)

Single Fares

A single bus journey on any Diamond service will cost no more than:

£2.00 Adult

£1.00 Child (Igo required for 11-16)

Adult single fares currently less than £2.00 will be increased to £1.70. The adult flat fare on services 571/572 is increased to £2.00.

For convenience and to save time, purchase a 5 or 10 trip ticket on the Diamond app for £10 or £20.

Day tickets (most prices frozen or reduced)

Ticket

Old Price

New Price

Diamond Adult Day

£5.30

£4.80

System 1 Adult Daysaver (Anybus)

£6.40

£5.00

Diamond Child Day

£2.60

£2.40

System 1 Child Daysaver (Anybus)

£3.20

£2.50

Diamond Group Day*

£10.00 on bus

£9.50 on the app

£11.00 on the bus and the app

5 Trip Ticket

£12.00

£10.00

10 Trip Ticket

£20.00

£20.00

* The Group Day is valid for unlimited travel for up to 5 adults across the Diamond Bus network.

Week tickets

Ticket

Old Price

New Price

Adult Week (buy on bus or TfGM Travelshop)

£19.00 on bus/Travelshop

£17.00 on the app

£19.00 on bus/Travelshop

£18.00 on the app

Child Week (buy on bus or TfGM Travelshop)

£9.50 on bus/Travelshop

£8.50 on the app

£9.50 on bus/Travelshop

£9.00 on the app

To make our range simpler the following tickets will no longer be available:

  • Diamond Night ticket
  • Wigan Adult and Child week tickets
  • SuperSaver Adult Day
  • SuperSaver Flexi 10
  • Rochdale Road Flexi 10
  • Diamond Adult Annual
  • Bolton to Johnson Fold return (501)
  • Leigh to Crankwood/Lowton return (584/588)

We advise our customers to purchase either our Diamond Week ticket or the newly priced single or day products.

For tickets longer than a week

Ticket

Old Price

New Price

Adult Month

£61.40

£65.00

Student Month

£46.60

£50.00

Diamond Direct *

£54.00

£58.50

Subscribe and save over 10% with Diamond Direct. Never have to worry about buying a bus ticket again with Diamond Direct – the direct debit monthly bus ticket available exclusively via the Diamond website. Find out more here. Link to: https://www.diamondbuses.com/tickets/mobile-tickets/diamond-direct/

Area specific tickets

Ticket

Old Price

New Price

575 Horwich Day

£4.00 on bus

£3.80 on the app

£4.00 on bus and on the app

575 Horwich Week

£9.00

£9.00 on the bus or the app

Great Lever – Bolton Adult return (service 571/572)

£2.50

£3.00

 Supersaver and Rochdale Road products are under review 

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