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I’m a concessionary pass holder

If you have a concessionary pass* issued by Transport for Greater Manchester, then you'll already be travelling smart.

*An ENCTS, Disabled or Disabled Plus pass issued by TfGM.


You should already be using your concessionary* pass to 'touch in' on buses when you travel using your free entitlement in Greater Manchester.

You can also buy selected get me there travelcards to load onto your concessionary pass if you want to travel on any Greater Manchester bus* before 9.30am Monday to Friday.

Travelcards currently entitle you to travel at all times of the day, therefore they may not offer you better value unless you travel frequently before 9.30am.

*An ENCTS, Disabled or Disabled Plus pass issued by TfGM

You should be using your concessionary* pass to 'touch in' and 'touch out' at the start of every journey you make when you're travelling for free on Metrolink.

Hold your pass to the touch plate just below the screen on one of the yellow smart readers which are situated on every Metrolink platform. The lights on the smart reader will go green, and you'll get a green tick on the screen to confirm that your pass has been recognised and accepted.

If you pay to travel on Metrolink before 9.30am Monday to Friday, you will need to buy a printed ticket to travel at this time. We will be launching a range of smart tickets and travelcards designed especially for concessionary pass holders and will be touch to tell you all about this once its ready to use.

We are sorry if an account you used to have at getmethere.com no longer works. As part of our ongoing improvements to our smart ticketing services we have had to switch off our old website. You will soon be able to sign up to our new website where you'll be able to manage your account, buy tickets and travelcards and more. If you need any information about your account in the meantime please call our Customer Service team on 03000 035 035 and they will be happy to help you out.

*An ENCTS, Disabled or Disabled Plus pass issued by TfGM