Nottingham is a vibrant city with loads of history and a thriving nightlife scene. Most of the city’s main attractions revolve around glorifying a medieval criminal, Robin Hood.
Nottingham has a good public transport system that is comprised of tram and bus services.
Nottingham City Transport (NCT) operates over 300 bus lines in the Nottingham area. Single tickets cost £2 (£1.10 for a short hop) and several good value travel passes are available that include a one-day bus pass (£3.50), which is good for one day unlimited bus travel and the Kangaroo Pass (£4.50), which is good for one day unlimited bus, tram and train travel in the Nottingham area.
Nottingham Express Transit (NET) runs Nottingham’s trams. Trams depart from Station Street, near the train and bus stations, and stop at Lace Market, Old Market Square, Royal Centre and Nottingham Trent University in the city centre and run to park and ride car-parking areas in the suburbs.
One-way tram fares cost £2.20. Other options include an all-day tram pass that costs £3.70.
In addition to the bus-only and tram-only travel passes outlined above there are several other travel passes available.
The Kangaroo Pass lets you hop on and off buses, trams and trains in the Nottingham area and costs £4.50 for a one-day pass.