the key

A smarter way to travel

If you are a regular passenger on our X90 service, the key could save you money on weekly, monthly and annual travel.

Visit the key website

Advantages to a key smart card:

  • You make big savings on daily or occasional travel.
  • You can or in person at one of our located in Debenhams and on the High Street. 
  • 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.
  • Access to that are available in Restaurants, Shops, Attractions and Theatres across Oxford.

Time-based X90 travel on the key

  • 1 week

    Unlimited travel on the X90 for 1 week £56

  • 4 weeks

    Unlimited travel on the X90 for 4 weeks £185

  • 13 weeks

    Unlimited travel on the X90 for 13 weeks £475

  • 1 year

    Unlimited travel on the X90 for 1 year £1,193

As well as unlimited travel on the X90, time-based X90 products give you free travel on all Oxford Bus Company and Thames Travel services within the cityzone and South Oxfordshire Zone.

X90 multi-trips on the key

  • 12 trips

    12 individual journeys on the X90: Adult £72 / YP,Student or Over 60 £62 (Valid for 12 months)

Young Persons (aged 16-26), students and over 60s must show suitable ID. Disabled passengers must present a National Concessionary Travel Pass.

X90 travel from Hillingdon on the key

  • 1 week

    Unlimited travel from Hillingdon to London on the X90 for 1 week: £31

  • 4 weeks

    Unlimited travel from Hillingdon to London on the X90 for 4 weeks: £113

  • 13 weeks

    Unlimited travel from Hillingdon to London on the X90 for 13 weeks: £339

  • 1 year

    Unlimited travel from Hillingdon to London on the X90 for 1 year: £970

Please note that all online top-ups are collected on an Oxford Bus Company bus reader and can take up to 48 hours to become available for use on your smartcard. You can also collect a top up on a Thames Travel bus reader but please note that top ups can take up to 72 hours to reach Thames Travel buses.