Benfleet PlusBus (for Canvey Island)

A Benfleet PlusBus ticket gives you unlimited bus travel on all 'First' and 'NIBS' services, around the whole urban area of Benfleet town and Canvey Island, as shown by the travel maps (below).

Interchange stations

Benfleet (Ferry Road).

Day prices:

Adult: £3.30

Child: £1.65

Railcard holder: £2.15

Season prices:

Adult Price / Day
7-days £11.10 £2.21
Month £40.30 £2.01
Quarter £111.00 £1.85
Annual £403.00 £1.67
Child discount: half adult season ticket prices.

Buy online from:

C2C Rail or any rail ticket retailing website.

Travel maps:

Click on the images (below) to see the area in which you can travel with a PlusBus ticket.

Interactive Street map

Shows roads, bus stops & bus routes

Zone diagram (PDF)

Shows main destinations.

Participating operators:

First, NIBS Buses

Click on the operator names to view route maps and timetables.

To plan local journeys:

Local attractions:

Leisure Island
Canvey Island Transport Museum


PlusBus on Smart

Train Operator c2c are now able to offer fulfillment of Benfleet PlusBus week tickets on existing c2c Smartcards. PlusBus products must be bought from a self-service ticket vending machine at any c2c station. Please note: The ticket machines on First Essex buses can read the Benfleet PlusBus product on a c2c smartcard. Unfortunatley NIBS buses (route 21) ticket machines are not able to read smartcards at present.


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