BrookesKey Applications (Bus pass)

  • The BROOKESkey is a travel card that offers discounted travel on most local buses operating in the Oxford City Zone as well as coaches between Oxford and London.

    All students living in Halls (booked through the University) and full time undergraduate local or commuting students are eligible for an Inclusive Travel Pass that allows them to travel for free on all BROOKES buses. Please check the travel pass eligibility criteria if you are not sure.

    If you have any queries please email:

    Online Applications

    Please apply before you arrive in order to collect your Brookeskey on the weekend of 21/22 September. Students living in Halls will need their Hall address when they apply. Please use your username (student number), beginning with 19, on the application form.

    Apply Online »

    Temporary bus pass

    If you are living in Halls you will be given a temporary card which can be used until you collect your BROOKESkey. if you are not living in Halls you will be able to collect a temporary card from the Transport Office (Lloyd Building - Ground Floor) on the Headington Campus from Saturday 14 September onwards.

    Brookes Key (permanent card) Collection

    All students can collect their BrookesKey (or temporary card for late applicants) on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 September in the John Henry Brookes Forum on the Headington Campus between 10.00 – 16.00.

    Tranport Desk - Opening Times

    Headington Campus (Lloyd Building, ground Floor).

    14-15 September: 13.00 - 17.00; 16 to 19 September: 09.00 - 16.30; 20 September: 09.00 - 16.00

    Please note: Once you have your Brookes Student card you will need to log into your BROOKESkey account and update your email contact to your brookes email address. This only applies if you have applied for the BrookesKey using a personal email account.