Human Resources

Discount: Public transport

University of Sussex staff can obtain discounts on bus and train tickets through the easit scheme, in addition to interest-free season ticket loans and set-price 'Fare Deals' with the Streamline Taxis firm.

Bus tickets for staff

Sussex staff can obtain a 10% discount on Brighton & Hove networkSAVER bus tickets (7 day, 28 day, 90 day and annual) using the key smartcard. This discount is also obtainable by registering for the easit scheme. Note that 1 day, Pay Monthly networkSAVERS and citySAVER tickets are not included.

Easit membership also entitles staff to free Stagecoach Day Rider gold tickets for travel across Sussex, Surrey & Hampshire, as well as discounted tickets on Stagecoach services in the Brighton area.

Train tickets for staff

Sussex staff can obtain a 15% discount on Southern rail services by registering for the easit scheme

An interest-free loan is available for University staff who wish to purchase a season ticket. Follow the link Staff Travel Loan where you can download an application form, or contact Payroll on ext 3757.

Fare deals for taxis to and from Brighton 

Local firm Streamline Taxis offer set-price 'Fare Deals' to University of Sussex visitors, students and staff for certain set journeys in the local area.

You can book a Streamline taxi online, via their app or by calling 01273 202020.

Local Bike Hire with Beryl Bikes

Enjoy local, sustainable and discounted forms of travel!

We are pleased to announce, Sussex have partnered with Beryl Bikes, a bike share programme around Brighton and Hove, offering Sussex employees a 10% discount on any Beryl Minute Bundle valid until 31/07/2024.

Choosing to cycle to work is choosing to put your health, wellbeing and the planet first. Not only is cycling a low-to-no emission form of transportation, it also free from noise pollution and can protect natural spaces. With every turn of the pedal, you’ll be helping protect our planet.

You can also collect points and get rewards whilst cycling to and from campus by taking part in our EcoGo Challenge.

How to access

Register on the Beryl Bike app using your email address to redeem the discount code. The code is reusable so you can enjoy multiple rides at discounted rates.

Code - UOS10