The activ8 service is your reliable link between Salisbury and Andover running frequently for commuters and leisure travellers alike.
The buses are very distinctive so you'll be able to recognise them easily. All the buses are accessible to all with wide doors and no steps. So leave the car at home and make your journey by bus!
where to catch your bus...
Check the map to see where you can catch your bus in the city centre. Stop M on Boar Row and stop H on Castle Street is where our activ8 buses pick up. If you need any help or travel advice our Travel Shop is on New Canal, where our advisors will be able to assist you with your travel planning.click here to see detailed map
Single and return tickets are available to buy from the driver if you're making one trip or a return journey.
Salisbury to Andover - £5.40 for an adult single - £7.50 for adult return
activ8 Dayrider - £6.60
Perfect if you want to hop on and off the bus, the ticket is valid for a days unlimited travel between Salisbury and Andover. Salisbury Reds explorer tickets are also valid on Stagecoach activ8 buses.
activ8 7 day ticket - £18.50
If you travel regularly a weekly ticket will save you money. You can buy the activ8 weekly ticket from the driver when you board. Alternatively if you have a key smartcard network weekly tickets are valid too.
activ8 Nightrider - £2
You can purchase an activ8 nightrider ticket after 7pm on Salisbury Reds operated activ8 buses as well as Stagecoach. Once purchased the activ8 nightrider is valid for travel until midnight on that day and on as many journeys as you need to make.
activ8 buses run Mondays - Saturdays up to every 30 minutes between Salisbury and Andover & up to every 15 minutes between Tidworth and Andover & Sundays & Public Holidays up to every 60 minutes.view activ8 timetable