During the COVID-19 pandemic, you can still top up their key cards online at as normal. On-bus key top ups are also available for all 1 week, 12 trips and any 5 days products until further notice.

Click here to find out more about our services during COVID-19.


A smarter way to travel

The key is a rechargeable travel smartcard that can save you time, money and hassle on Thames Travel services.

Visit the key website

There are a number of advantage to having a key smart card:

  • You make big savings on daily or occasional travel.
  • You can top-up online or in person at  Oxford Bus Company's Travel Shop located in Gloucester Green Coach Station
  • There’s no need to carry cash - just touch and go!
  • If you lose your key we can block anyone else from using your travel and issue a replacement smartcard.

Click here to find out more about the tickets available (takes you to Oxford Bus Company's website).