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Discounted Arriva bus tickets

If you study or work at the university you can enjoy reduced cost bus travel with the South-East 'UniMed' ticket. This offer gives a student discount of typically 65% below the normal student ticket price! The ticket covers Medway, Kent and East Sussex shown by the South East Zone Map. For greater detail on routes in Medway see the Medway Towns Zone Map. Timetables are linked from our Getting to Medway page or visit the Arriva website.

South-East UniMed ticket prices for 2018-19

Ticket Type



4 Weeks



12 Weeks






The South-East UniMed Annual ticket for students runs from 1 September to 31 August or from 1 January to 31 December. All other tickets are for rolling periods. To obtain the discount you must use the Promo Code. Go to 'Travel and Transport' on the university portal located in 'My Student Life' for students, and 'Staff Services' for staff. For more information and to purchase tickets visit the Arriva website.

If you are travelling from Chatham or Gillingham town centre you can still obtain a discount to and from campus without a UniMed ticket by showing your university ID on the bus. The cost is £1.20 each way from Chatham and £1.40 each way from Gillingham.