Oxford Bus Company

Welcome to the key®

a smarter way to travel

The key is a rechargeable travel smartcard that can save you time, money and hassle on all Oxford Bus Company services. key benefits offers discounts at various places around Oxford including cafés, bars, restaurants & theatres.

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getting started

While most top ups will be available for the next morning (when topping up before 22:00), please allow up to 48 hours for the product to reach the bus readers on X90 and airline services, up to 72 hours on Thames Travel services. Products cannot be collected on Stagecoach services.

To view our key Terms and Conditions please click here. To view our Refunds Policy please click here. If you've registered a card at one of our Travel Shops and aren't sure how to login, click here.

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