Student Discount Squirrel can confirm that there is an official Megabus student discount available in the UK. The standard discount is 10% for anyone that has a TOTUM card.

Simply select that you have a TOTUM card in the ‘discount options’ box when you book online or through a travel agent, and you’ll automatically receive 10% off your coach travel.

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Also, we recommend checking out the Megabus special offers page. It has the latest deals and offers.

These deals include:

Best Megabus Student Deals Discount Expires
10% Megabus Student Discount Code 10% 31 December 2023
10% NUS Totum Code for megabus 10% 31 December 2023
Megabus Coach Fares from £4 £4 coach tickets 30 May 2023
10% Promo Code at Megabus for Students 10% 31 December 2023
Free changes up to 24 hours before with a flexible ticket Free amends 31 December 2023
London to Bristol coach fare from £4 £4 30 May 2023
10% Student Beans Megabus Discount 10% 31 December 2023

Megabus offers incredible great value coach tickets so you can travel directly to a wide variety of UK destinations. Whether you’re heading to/from uni or need to take a well-deserved break from your studies, your Megabus student discounts will take you to a number of UK cities including London, Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool, Bristol, Edinburgh, Nottingham and Cardiff. Some services will even take you directly to campus!

If you’re looking for affordable coach travel so you can travel to see friends at other unis or need to pop home to see Mum and dad, using your TOTUM card will get you the best deal on your coach tickets. Scottish NEC holders are able to grab a discount too!

Read on and explore our comprehensive guide which details Megabus sales, discounts, Megabus promo codes and special deals that could save you even more on the cost of your journey.

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“Don’t forget to check out the megabus site for individual deals. When you’ve found what you want, your Totum card will get an extra 10% off!”

Does Megabus do a Student Discount?

There is currently a fantastic 10% Megabus student promo code available on all bus tickets. Here is how you get it:

    1. Go to
    2. Enter your coach journey details and select TOTUM card holder under Discount options.
    3. You will automatically receive a 10% Megabus student code off the price of your coach tickets.
    4. Before you pay, you will tick a box to confirm that you have a valid TOTUM card.
    5. Your discount will be applied.
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There are a few ts and cs to bear in mind:

  • You must have a valid Totum card for the duration of your journey
  • You must travel with your Totum card to show to the driver, Stagecoach staff or any of their affiliates.
  • The 10% discount is only valid on seats occupied by passengers in possession of a valid Totum card at the time of travelling.
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Find out more about the Megabus coupon code student and student discounts in general.

The following routes are not included as part of the discount scheme.

  • connecting Stagecoach UK local bus and tram services
  • connecting Transdev local bus services via Leeds
  • special services to and from Silverstone and other events.
  • through tickets between Megabus services and East Midlands Railway via Nottingham

But did you know that you can get even bigger Megabus discounts than the standard reduction above? No? That’s what the Student Squirrel is here for and why we are one of the fastest-growing student discount sites in the UK.

Check out some more great daily deals and money-saving tips (including voucher codes and Megabus discount codes) in the rest of this guide.

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Does Megabus Offer an NUS Totum Discount?

There is a Megabus TOTUM discount available. This is the best way for students to save money on coach tickets. By selecting that you have a TOTUM card at the time of booking, you can save 10% on your Megabus coach fare. We’ve described how to get this above!

“Make sure you use your student discount at megabus from TOTUM and check out this page for other money-saving codes and deals. You can also use the TOTUM digital app to make it easier as you travel”

TOTUM has been around since 2018 (it was previously for NUS Extra card holders) and is a great way to pick up discounts from Megabus as well as offers on other types of travel, food, tech, home delivery, beauty, fashion and so much more. Sign up for your TOTUM card today and get an extra year thrown in for free!

Is there a Megabus Unidays Promo Code?

Unfortunately, there is no Unidays Megabus code in the UK. We’ve checked and Megabus is not listed on However, you can still get a Megabus student prom code and great deals and offers through NUS Totum. Read on for further details. Students in the USA can get a $3 Megabus discount with Unidays.

Also, don’t forget to check out our savings section at the top of the page to see the latest ways that you can save with any available megabus promo codes which could enhance your savings even more.

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Are there Megabus Student Beans Discounts Available?

Yes, now there is a 10% Student Beans megabus discount as of May 2024.

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“Make sure you apply your NUS Totum student code to your megabus purchase to get your discount. It even works on tickets to and from the airport.”

If you’re looking for a similar code then the National Express student discount and Groupon student discount offers are well worth investigating. And if you’re planning to jet off now that restrictions have been lifted, check out our Easyjet student discount page too.

Latest Megabus Discount Code Student

As we’ve shown you so far, there’s a simple way for students to get a Megabus student discounts by being an NUS Totum cardholder.

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But sometimes even greater savings are made available when Megabus releases generous discounts and promo codes throughout the year. We regularly update our savings summary with all the relevant details so you can take advantage of these top offers.

Simply find the code you’re looking for, go to Megabus and search for the bus tickets you want to purchase. Pop your promo code into the Promo Code box and you’ll receive your saving. It really couldn’t be easier! Our table below shows the last day the discounts are available.

Other ways to save money have included and past offers have included:

  • With a Megabus promotion code
  • Increased megabus coupon student code discounts
  • Megabus discount code releases and discount codes
  • One-off special offers

May 2024 Megabus Sales

Megabus regularly holds promotions so that coach travel passengers can receive special discounted rates on bus tickets. Student Discount Squirrel will keep you updated about the latest offers in our great savings section.

Take a look now and see how much you can save on coach tickets. Don’t forget to state that you’re an NUS Totum cardholder at the time of booking to enjoy maximum savings.

Megabus Black Friday and Cyber Monday Super Sales

Planning to buy bus tickets for the holiday season? This is a great time of year to check out Megabus discounts if you need to travel over Christmas and the New Year. We’ll let you know about the latest deals available in the Black Friday sales.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Megabus have student discounts?

Yes, Megabus offers a student discount if you have an NUS Totum card. This needs to be valid on the date of your journey, and you’ll need to present either your card or show the digital Totum version of your document to the Megabus driver.

How much is Megabus student discounts?

Megabus offers a 10% student discount as standard if you have an NUS Totum card. However, additional deals and promotions run throughout the year so keep an eye on our savings section so you always know the best discounts available.

How much do Megabus journeys cost around the UK? 

Megabus tickets start from as little as £5 and under and offer an affordable way of travelling to 90 UK destinations. The exact price of your ticket will depend on where you’re going and the time of your Megabus, but don’t forget that you can get a 10% discount with NUS Totum.

Summary of Megabus Student Discounts May 2024

We’ve come to the end of this guide. Here’s a summary:

NUS Totum 10%
Unidays $3 (USA Only)
Student Beans 10%
Student Discount 10%
Best Current Offer £4 tickets

So now you know exactly how students can get a Megabus student discounts codes for 10% off just by being a member of the NUS Totum deal scheme with a valid Totum card (sometimes with an extra year included).

This won’t work with Unidays unfortunately. But don’t forget to check out the savings section at the top of the page, which is regularly updated with the best deals.

Hopefully, we’ve helped you save some more on your Megabus tickets purchase.

Fun Wiki Facts!

  • Megabus is part of the Stagecoach Group, operating low-cost long-distance coach journeys throughout the UK and into continental Europe too.
  • Head to London for some mega sightseeing and catch a non-stop open-top Megabus which carries up to 44 passengers.
  • The Megabus gold is a great way to save!
  • Megabus offer free wifi!
  • Megabus offers high-quality travel at super cheap prices but you may need to verify student status for a discount
  • Megabus uses a yield management model to offer low-cost fares – originally the tickets were advertised for just £1 a seat but there’s no home delivery!
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Check out the rest of our site for more student discounts.