All students eighteen years and under, in uniform or carrying a valid identification from an educational institution recognised by the Ministry of Education, travel for free on the buses of the Transport Board.
Adults travel free from the age of 65 years. However adults must have a Barbados Identification Card and must produce same to the driver to board the bus.
Children under the age of five (5) years are allowed to travel free. However, these children must be accompanied by an adult and cannot occupy a seat in the bus.
There are three (3) terminals which are located at:
- Fairchild Street, Bridgetown
- Princess Alice Terminal, Bridgetown
- Speightstown St. Peter
A depot is located at Mangrove, St. Phillip and a sub-terminal at Oistins, Christ Church.
Cashiers are available from 0700 hours to 2200 hours daily.
The Board uses a fare box system and as such the drivers are not equipped with change. However, if boarding from one of the Board’s Terminals change can be obtained from a cashier located at the terminal.
The Board’s buses are predominantly blue with a yellow stripe and carries the words Barbados Transport Board written in black on the yellow stripe
The standard bus fare in Barbados is BDS$3.50. (No foreign coins accepted).