Buy and top-up

To get your Swift card simply buy some credit or a ticket. Cards are free for a limited period. Use the Find and buy tool to apply online or visit a Travel Centre. If it's Pay As You Go you need, you can also pick one up at over 250 Payzone outlets


Once you have your card you just keep topping up your credit or adding new tickets. You can top-up through your online account, at a Payzone outlet or at a Travel Centre.


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Collecting online top-ups

There are two ways to collect top-ups bought online.

Swift Card App

Collect a top-up from the comfort of your home with the Swift Card App.


Available to download for free from the Google Play store, the Swift Card app works on most NFC enabled Android devices.


Simply open the app, place your Swift card to the back of the device and follow the on-screen instructions.


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Swift Collector

There are over 100 Swift Collectors across the region.

Find your closest Swift Collector on the map below, place your card on the reader and wait for your new product to be loaded. There are 2 types of Collectors, units at bus shelters and bus stations, and ones incorporated into the Birmingham City Centre totems.

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    Payzone locator

    Buy and top-up at 250 Payzone outlets:


    Visit the Payzone website and put in your post code to find your nearest outlet.

    You can buy and top-up Pay As You Go cards, and also top-up Season Ticket cards.




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    Travel Centres


    Centro Travel Information Centre

    Birmingham New Street Station, Birmingham, B2 4ND

    Monday - Saturday 0830-1730

    NX Travel Card and Information Centre

    95 Corporation Street, Bimringham, B2 4UG

    Monday - Friday 0900-1730. Saturday 0900-1700


    NX Travelcard and Information Centre

    Pool Meadow Bus Station, Fairfax Street, Coventry CV1 5AD

    Monday - Friday 0900-1730. Saturday 0900-1700


    NX Travelcard and Information Centre

    Dudley Bus Station, Fisher Street, Dudley DY2 7AB

    Monday - Friday 0900 - 1700, Saturday 0900 – 1630


    NX Travelcard and Information Centre

    West Bromwich Bus Station, St Michaels Street, The Ringway, West Bromwich B70 7N

    Monday - Friday 0900-1700. Saturday 0900-1700

    NX Travelcard and Information Centre

    Walsall bus station, St Paul Street, Walsall WS1 1NR

    Monday - Friday 0830 – 1730. Saturday 0900-1700


    NX Travelcard and Information Centre

    2 Station Street, Solihull B91 3S

    Monday - Saturday 0900 – 1700


    Centro Travel Information Centre

    Bus Station Wolverhampton

    Monday - Saturday 0830-1730