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Connexxions Plus

In January 2012, Connexxions Plus is becoming BwsAbout. Details here

If you are travelling all day on the X50 & X52 or wish to use many other services in south Denbighshire and in Flintshire, buy a Connexxions Plus Day Ticket from the driver.
  • Adult aged 16 & over—£5.00
  • Child —£2.50
  • OAP—free with valid Cerdyn Cymru free travel pass. Otherwise, £3.00 with proof of age (over 60)
  • Family (2+3)—£10.00
The Connexxions+ may be purchased and used on the following Denbighshire bus services:
  • X50 & X52 Rhyl-Denbigh-Ruthin-Wrexham
  • X1 Ruthin- Mold -Chester
  • 1/1A/2 Ruthin-Mold
  • 5 Wrexham-Llangollen-Corwen
  • X5 Corwen-Ruthin/Denbigh
  • 6 Denbigh Town Service & Denbigh-Llannefydd
  • 10 Denbigh-Tremeirchion-Rhyl
  • 14 Denbigh-Mold
  • 18/19 Rhyl-Prestatyn-Holywell-Flint
  • 45/46 Rhyl-Kinmel Bay-Ysbyty Glan Clwyd
  • 47 Rhyl Town Service
  • 61/62 Denbigh-Nantglyn-Llansannan
  • 72 Corwen area & Denbigh-Llyn Brenig
  • 76 Denbigh-Llandyrnog-Ruthin-Graigfechan
  • 91/95 Melin y Wig-Corwen- Llangollen/Wrexham
  • 98 Llangollen-Pentredwr
  • Fflecsi (70, 73, 77)
  • Many buses in Flintshire operated by companies other than Arriva
  • Arriva X44
Additionally, Connexxions Plus is also available for use on the following service:
  • 54 Rhyl-St Asaph Business Park (Arriva & M & H journeys)

GHA Weekly Tickets

GHA Weekly tickets offer good value for money on all GHA services in Wales. £13 adult or £8 child for a week's unlimited travel.

GHA Day Return Tickets

In addition to Connexxions Plus, drivers can sell day return tickets for a return trip on the day of issue. Many return fares are capped at £4 adult (£2 child). Longer distance day returns are capped at the Connexxions Plus fare (e.g. Rhyl-Wrexham, Denbigh-Wrexham)


GHA tickets including Connexxions Plus are no longer valid on any Arriva bus service except:
  • The 54 (Rhyl-St Asaph Business Park)
  • The 35/36 (Rhyl-Prestatyn-Dyserth-Rhyl, after 1800 and all day Sundays
  • The X44 between Mold and Chester (at any time)
You cannot use your Arriva ticket on GHA buses other than:
  • After 2045 on weekday evenings on the X52
  • On Sundays on the X52

Connexxions Plus gives you the freedom of many bus services in Flintshire. Participating services include those branded as Linxx, Connexxions and Line9. Also included is Arriva's X44

Free Travel

If you hold a valid Cerdyn Cymru ticket, you may travel on any bus service in, to or from Denbighshire free of charge.

North Wales Rover

X50 & X52 sells 2 and 3 zones North Wales Rover day tickets on its buses and accepts the 2, 3 and all zones tickets. You can upgrade from a 2 or 3 to all zones ticket on your Arriva train or at staffed stations. They are available on all participating operators' services and all trains in North Wales and from North Wales to Chester. The network includes Arriva buses in North Wales and to Chester. (This ticket was formally known as the Tocyn Taith Rover)

Information correct at publication: 12/5/2011
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