In this section you will find information, links and application forms for all the Board's annual ticket schemes.
We have different annual ticket loan schemes on offer for all substantive NHSGG&C staff:
SPT ZoneCards, ScotRail season tickets, First Glasgow and Calmac annual tickets.
The application process for all tickets is quite similar please complete the appropriate application form and return it to [email protected] or at the address provided on the form. Staff should submit applciations at least 2 weeks prior to preferred ticket start date to ensure there will be enough time for the department to process all applications in time.
For more information contact Travel Plan Office on 0141 451 1646  or e-mail [email protected]
Annual SPT ZoneCards
Festive Ticket Orders
Orders for ZoneCard tickets starting 22nd & 29th December 2019, must be received by Travel Plan Office no later than Wednesday 11th December.
Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT) has agreed to waive the administration charge saving staff yet more money. For more information just click: Ticket prices and Zone Map. Once your application form is processed, SPT will send your ticket by registered post to your home address, as per your application. There are application forms for every type of ZoneCard, please submit the correct one or it cannot be processed.
Please note that once you have been issued your ZoneCard, SPT will not replace any lost or stolen cards, this item should be insured by the individual through their home contents insurance or similar.
First Glasgow Annual Mobile Ticket
The First Glasgow Mobile Annual Ticket Scheme offers staff the opportunity to purchase an Annual Mobile Ticket from First Glasgow and repay through their weekly/monthly salary. M tickets are convenient and can be deactivated in event of loss/ theft. First offer two mobile ticket types, City (£499) and Network (£590) depending on what area you travel to work from, click here for the First Glasgow Map. For application forms either click City or Network.
Please note, if you live and work in City zone then you only need to buy a City ticket however if you live in the Local zone and need to travel into or through the City zone then you will need to buy a network.
Festive Ticket Orders
Applications for First annual tickets starting 6th January 2020, must be received by Travel Plan Office no later than Monday 16th December 2019.
First Glasgow Mobile Ticket Application Dates
NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde staff can benefit from a 10% discount on First Bus 4 weekly season tickets, direct to their mobile, through the First Bus Commuter Travel Club. NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde staff can still apply for annual First Bus tickets, through salary deductions,as per the information above, but the Commuter Travel Club supplements this offer, for staff who many not wish to commit to an annual ticket.
Simply click here and follow the easy steps to register.
This link also provides a helpful list of frequently asked questions, but if you require more information on this, please contact Travel Plan Office on [email protected]
ScotRail Annual Ticket
Festive Ticket Orders
Orders for ScotRail tickets starting between 22nd December 2019 & 6th January 2020, must be received by Travel Plan Office no later than Monday 16th December.
The ScotRail Annual Ticket Scheme offers staff the opportunity to purchase an Annual Ticket from ScotRail and repay through their weekly/monthly salary. Ticket prices can be found at the Scotrail Website or from any ScotRail ticket office. Download the application form, which also has terms and conditions. A passport sized photograph must be included with your application form if you are not an existing ScotRail photocard holder. After we have received your application, we will send you out the photocard part and ScotRail will send you the ticket via recorded delivery. For non Smartcard tickets, a small charge will be payable for the delivery of your ScotRail Annual paper season ticket.
Please note that once you have been issued your ScotRail ticket, ScotRail have no obligation to replace any lost or stolen cards, this item should be insured by the individual through their home contents insurance or similar. Also you cannot purchase the ticket online and then claim back, you must follow the application process.
ScotRail Annual Ticket - Refunds
Any refund is calculated from the date the Season Ticket was handed in. It will be the difference between the price you paid and the cost of a ticket or tickets for the period for which you have actually used the ticket, plus a £10 administration fee. Because of the discounts on longer term Season Tickets, refunds are not made pro rata to the periods before/after surrender and Annual Season Tickets have no refund value after about 10 1/2 months. More information on refund process for season tickets is available by clicking here.
Stagecoach offer discounted season ticket options for NHSGGC staff, as well as discounted return bus tickets on the X19 service. For more information, please click here.
Calmac Annual Ticket Scheme
The Calmac Annual Ticket Scheme offers staff the opportunity to purchase an Annual Ticket from Calmac and repay through their weekly/monthly salary. You can download the application form and the Terms and Conditions. Once we have received your application form, we will send you out an authorisation form which you then take to the Calmac ticket office in exchange for your requested ticket. Frequent traveller ticket information.
Please note that once you have been issues your Calmac ticket, Calmac have no obligation to replace any lost or stolen cards, this item should be insured by the individual through their home contents insurance or similar. Ticket prices can be found at any Calmac Ticket Office or by calling 0800 066 5000, route information and disruptions can be found at the Calmac Website. Please note that annual Calmac Tickets cannot be purchased online, you must follow the application process.