You can find the bus company website and the areas they cover in the table below.
|Local bus company||Area|
|Brighton & Hove||Brighton & Hove extending into Shoreham-by-Sea, Steyning and Worthing|
|Compass Bus||Throughout West Sussex|
|Metrobus||Crawley, Horley and Gatwick (including Fastway), Horsham, East Grinstead and Mid Sussex|
|National Express||Coach services across the UK|
|Portsmouth City Coaches||Southbourne area school routes|
|Southdown Buses||Crawley and East Grinstead into Surrey|
|Southern Transit||Downs Link route between Shoreham and Horsham|
|Stagecoach||Chichester, Midhurst, Worthing and the South Coast|
|Sussex Coaches||Horsham and Mid Sussex school services|
Local community buses serving rural areas may be available. Find contact details in our community transport provider directory.
Bus tickets and fares
Coronavirus (COVID-19) update: Please try to pay your fare by contactless card payment, smartphone app or the correct change. Bus drivers from some operators are not currently able to give change. For more information visit the fares section of the relevant operator's website.
Contact your local bus operators to find out how much tickets and fares cost.
If you are unsure of the operator you can search for a bus timetable.
Find out about travel concessions, including free bus passes on our Bus discounts page.