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Multi-Journey Card

Pre-loaded with Journeys
 
 
 
A Multi-Journey Travel Card is pre-loaded with 10, 20, 30 or 40 journies. Perfect are a frequent bus traveller. Multi-Journey Travel Cards are available for all Metro services, Ulsterbus Services and Goldline Services.
 
The Ulsterbus Multi Journey Card can be loaded with journeys between specified stages.
 
 
 
What are the Benefits
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It saves you money.
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It is a safer, cash free method of payment for travel.
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Smartlink helps speed up boarding times!
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Lost or Stolen cards can be cancelled or 'hotlisted', preventing fraudulent use
 
 
 
 
Journeys will be valid for 12 months from when you first purchase your card. Each time a card is topped-up, all valid unused journeys have their validity extended for a further 12 months. Any journeys not used within 12 months of a top-up are removed from the card and will not be refunded.
 
 
 
 
Buying a Multi-Journey Card
You can buy your Multi-Journey Card and initial top-up of travel online now. Multi-Journey cards can only be bought with at inital top-up of 5 journeys. Metro customers can also purchase a Multi-Journey Card at one of the participating Smartlink Agents in the Greater Belfast Area, at the Metro Kiosk in Donegall Square West.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Using your Multi-Journey Card
Three easy steps to using your Multi-Journey Card on the Bus.
Step 1
Step 1
Hold your card to the target on the ticket machine reader tray with the front of the card facing upwards.
Step 2
Step 2
The machine will bleep once and the green light will light up. The display will show 'Adult' or 'Child' and the expiry date. If the red light appears, remove your card. Then hold it to the target and try again.
Step 3
Step 3
The machine will also issue you with a ticket showing the expiry date of the current top-up and a reminder to top-up when there are only 3 days validity on it. The ticket must be retained for inspection.
 
 
 
 
 
Topping Up a Multi-Journey Card
Ulsterbus and Goldline customers can top-up on their service (10 journeys only), or stations, at participating Smartlink Agents in the Greater Belfast Area, at the Metro Kiosk in Donegall Square West or at PayPoint Agents across Northern Ireland with 5, 10, 20 or 40 journeys.

Metro customers can top-up at one of the participating Smartlink Agents in the Greater Belfast Area, at the Metro Kiosk in Donegall Square West or at PayPoint Agents across Northern Ireland with 5, 10, 20 or 40 journeys..

You CANNOT top-up Metro Multi-Journey Cards on a bus.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Look Out for the Sign!
You can now top-up Smartlink and iLink cards at all PayPoint outlets across Northern Ireland. There are over 900 PayPoint Outlets across Northern Ireland. Just look out for the PayPoint sign. You can still top-up your Translink Smartcard at all the usual Translink sales outlets as well.
* You cannot buy a Translink Smartcard at a PayPoint Outlet.
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