NHS Tickets Guide

NHS discounts are available on our buses for anyone with an eligible NHS staff email address. 

Please click here for more details!

116 Fri and Sat Evenings

From Saturday 29th June, we will begin operating the Friday and Saturday evenings 116 service (Old Walls - Swansea).

Charity Hike Raises Over £500

Two of our drivers, Leon and Gary, recently embarked on a hike up Pen y Fan to raise money for our Charity of the Year, Cardiff Dogs Home, The Rescue Hotel. Read more here...

St Mary Street Stop Removal

The C1 (towards Culverhouse Cross) will no longer be able to serve St Mary Street from 2nd June onwards. Read here for more info...

Changes to C1 Stops

There have been some additions and changes to the stops served along our C1 route in Cardiff. 

817/820 School Route Changes

School route 820 is de-registered from the end of May and route 817 has been changed slightly to allow any pupils from the 820 to possibly catch the 817.

Bank Holiday Operation

Click here to find out about our bank holiday service operation...

Service Changes – April/May 2024

Many of our services will be changing as of April 1st 2024 (changes to Swansea services will be effective from May 5th) as a result of recent local tenders and subsequent contract awards.

During the pandemic, public bus routes across Wales…

The Rescue Hotel Charity Bus Unveiling

Last week, we unveiled our charity bus fitted with brand new dog-themed vinyls to our Charity of the Year, The Rescue Hotel. Read more here...

Schools Fare Increase

There will be an increase in fare prices from April 1st 2024. These changes are necessary to ensure the sustainability of our bus services following the end of the ‘Bus Transition Fund’ Welsh Government funding scheme.



Fare Increase April 2024

There will be an increase in fare prices from April 1st 2024. These changes are necessary to ensure the sustainability of our bus services following the end of the ‘Bus Transition Fund’ Welsh Government funding scheme.

Welcome Ticket to End

The Welcome Ticket, which allows refugees to travel free of charge on bus and train services in Wales, will end on March 31st 2024.

Ticket Changes - April 2024

From 1st April 2024, a significant number of our ticket types will be removed from our website/app and will no longer be available to purchase. Read more here...

Fare Increase - Services 62 & 64

From the 7th April 2024, fare prices will increase on our 62 and 64 services as per the request of Powys County Council. Read more here...

New School Routes - April 2024

From April 8th 2024, we will begin to operate additional school routes (600-Series) in Cardiff. There will also be some changes to the 815 and 804 school routes we currently operate. Read more here...

Charity of the Year 2024 Winner

The results are in and our next Charity of the Year is... The Rescue Hotel!

Click here to read more.

Remembrance Day 2024 - the Veterans of Adventure Travel

This Remembrance Day, read about our staff members who have previously served, or have links with the Army, as they share their personal experiences and why they think it's important to remember those we have lost. 

Charity of the Year 2024

Nominations for Charity of the Year 2024 are now open!

Read more to find out how to nominate a charity of your choice.

Integrated Link to Cardiff International Airport

Learn more about the new integrated rail and bus ticket which will help users get to Cardiff International Airport.

Ticket Boundaries April 2024

See our updated boundaries maps and information here for Cardiff and Swansea

Network Rider Tickets

Network Rider

If you use a lot of buses around South East Wales and need to travel with other operators, this ticket is ideal. It's valid on most Adventure Travel routes (excl. Powys and Swansea areas) and most other bus routes in South …

Adventure Travel x Tenovus Cancer Care

This year we've been working closely with our Charity of the Year, Tenovus Cancer Care, to help spread awareness of their charity and raise money so they can continue to fund their valuable support services.


Earlier this year we unveile…

905 Ticket Update

New weekly tickets will be introduced to our 905 service as of 7th May 2023.

Gender Pay Gap Report

Read our 2022 gender pay gap report here. 

A day in the life of an Adventure Travel bus inspector

Let us introduce you to Dai, who is our Revenue and Standards Inspector at Adventure travel...

Disability Inclusion Project

As a company, we are always looking for ways to improve our services for all customers. We train, educate and recruit staff that we know will take care with all passengers. Our drivers have had training with Guide dogs for the blind and The…

A day in the life of an Adventure Travel bus driver

This blog is dedicated to our school bus drivers, back behind the wheel, ensuring safe journeys to our local schools...

NATGroup Engineer Working

Meet the Engineering team at Adventure Travel

Chris, our Head of Engineering has given us a great insight into his position within Adventure Travel and how the Engineering department works to keep the wheels turning...

Training School at Adventure Travel - Blog

"We could soon be in the top 5 training schools in Wales..."

Happy International Women's Day- Head of Finance tells her story.

Fast forward to 2021, we are looking much closer to home - the transport industry. Well known for its male-dominated world, we acknowledge and #choosetochallenge the stereotypical career of a bus driver or a progressive career within the tr…

Customer Reviews & Commendations

Click here to see what our passengers say about us... 

TC driver blog

Day in the life of an Adventure Travel coach driver..

It is always an early start, we quietly shuffle out of the house, trying not to wake everybody up before the larks are even awake...

Cleaning at Adventure Travel - Blog

Cleaning is and always has been a crucial element of our business...

Adam Keen, Managing Director - Blog

In this month's blog, we're featuring our managing Director Adam which includes his thoughts on the pandemic and the future of Adventure Travel...

Two Adventure Travel buses

Adventure Travel Teams up with South Wales Chamber of Commerce to Become a Corporate Partner

Leading Welsh transport provider Adventure Travel has joined South Wales Chamber of Commerce as one of their select number of Corporate Partners, to share expertise and gain support and advice from the business network at a time of key deve…

An eight-week consultation on Cardiff’s new Bus Strategy

A new strategy, which aims to double the number of people who use buses in Cardiff, reduce congestion and improve air quality, is out now for public consultation.

The eight-week consultation seeks views on Cardiff Council’s nine-point stra…

Thank you from Adventure Travel

Passengers show support to public transport key workers

Prominent Welsh bus operator, NAT Group, has received messages of gratitude from customers for its services during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Gender pay Gap: Policy statement April 2021

At Adventure Travel we believe in promoting equality and diversity amongst our workforce and are committed to rewarding our people fairly, irrespective of gender...

Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Policy 2019

We are committed to improving our practices to combat slavery and human trafficking.....

Solar-Powered C1 2025

Read more about our progress on creating the first solar-powered bus service in Cardiff here!