Tickets and Travel Cards


yLink is a smartcard for all 16-23 years olds using Translink services within Northern Ireland. You get 50% off Translink bus and rail travel* in Northern Ireland and up to 50% off Enterprise for up to 8 years – and the card is FREE!

yLink discounts are available on standard adult full fares only. No further discount is available on Translink promotional fares (*terms and conditions apply). 

Free yLink Card!
Apply for yours today.

What You Save

Metro and Glider

50% off cash and mLink singles. £2.35 Day Ticket on the mLink app.

Ulsterbus and Goldliner

50% off cash and mLink singles. 

Cross Border Bus 

50% off singles (on bus/at stations and online), 1 month returns only (online only). 

NI Railways 

50% off cash and mLink singles, day returns*, weekly and monthly tickets.

*50% off NI Railways day return applied to the NIR peak adult full fare day return only. 


Up to 50% off singles, one month return

33% off weekly and monthly tickets.

Discounts with yLink
There's lots more to just the big savings on bus and rail travel. Having a yLink card brings you exclusive discounts and offers on partner business across Northern Ireland!
yLink FAQs
Who can get it? What can I get with it? How much is it? Got a question about yLink?

Become a yLink Partner

With over 38,000 yLink card holders and continually growing, it’s a great time to join our current yLink partners and become involved with yLink! Our yLink partners offer exclusive yLink discounts and in return we promote your business throughout our various yLink channels!

Would your business be interested in becoming a yLink partner? If so please drop us an email.

yLink Terms and Conditions

What terms and conditions are there to using a yLink card? yLink terms and conditions
Get Team Translink

Do you have a group of people using our services and want the best value fare? We can send out Team Translink to help.

*Please use this email to arrange a school or business visit from Team Translink only. For all other Translink enquiries contact customer service.