Student Travel Offers

  • Students at Oxford Brookes University can take advantage of a range of transport discounts and offers.

    Discounted travel with University photo ID card

    From 1 September, Oxford Brookes students can use their University photo ID card as a flash pass for on-bus discounted fares with Oxford Bus company services, operating within the city zone and the X90 Oxford to London coach service.

    ID cards must include a photo of yourself. You will just need to show your valid University photo ID card to the driver for the discounted travel fare to be honoured. Click here for further details.


    BROOKESkeys are travel passes that can be used to purchase discounted trips on most Oxford buses as well as discounted return tickets to London, Heathrow, and Gatwick. For more information check the BROOKESkey webpage.

    Bike Doctor

    The Bike Doctor offers an on-campus, while-you-wait maintenance and repair service. Labour is free - you only need to pay for parts.

    Booking isn't necessary, but should you wish to do so, bookings can be arranged by emailing Please be sure to include the time and date that you wish to book and as many details about your bike as you can (e.g. make/model, nature of work to be done).


    Gipsy Lane - Outside the Sports Centre.

    Harcourt Hill - By the bike racks behind the bus stop.

    Wheatley - College Close Junction (left-hand side).

    Marston Road - car park behind Main Lecture Theatre.

    For dates, times, and locations please refer to the Transport Events Calendar.

    In addition, we recommend inflating your tyres every 3-4 days and cleaning your chain twice a year to remove build-ups of dirt and reduce the risk of damage.

    Oxonbike Hire

    Similar to 'Boris Bikes', Oxonbikes is a bicycle rental system where bikes can be picked up from one station and dropped off at another. It costs only £1 to register and all journeys under 30 minutes are free. Register today by visiting

    Discounts on bike essentials (with your student ID)

    • 10% in-store discount on new bikes from Walton Street Cycles
    • 15% off servicing and accessories from Walton Street Cycles
    • 12% of cycle hire charges with Bainton Bikes

    Discounts on bus and train tickets (with £12/year NUS extra card)

    • 10% discount off Advance Cross Country train tickets (Online only at or through the app)
    • 12% discount off 16-25 Railcards (entitling you to 33% off train tickets)
    • 25% discount off National Express bus tickets
    • 10% discount off tickets