Public Transport in Nottingham

Nottingham has a great public transport system, here are the best ways to get around our city whilst avoiding traffic delays:


Midland Mainline/East Midlands Trains operates routes to and from Nottingham.

You can call East Midlands Trains 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on 03457 125 678.


There are several bus companies operating in Nottingham, the main one in the city centre being NCT (Nottingham City Transport). Trent Barton operate services that go through the suburbs and into adjoining cities. Both companies offer the ability to pay for tickets by cash on the bus (exact change required with NCT), and offer season tickets on their websites for discounts on frequent travel.

Nottingham City Transport

Telephone 0115 950 6070 Monday to Saturday 8am to 7pm, Sundays 9am to 5pm.

Trent Barton

Telephone 01773 712265 during office hours.


Nottingham has a bike hire network called CityCard Cycles. This allows you to use public transport and cycle hire to reach any part of the city, and surrounding suburbs.

CityCard Cycles

Telephone 0115 876 1300 during office hours.


Nottingham Express Transit (NET) operate the tram network which terminates at Stapleford, Clifton, and Hucknall. This is supported by a “Park and Ride” offering car drivers free parking at seven different locations, and easy access to onward travel to the city centre.


Telephone 0115 942 7777 during office hours.