As you possibly already know, from September 1 and until December 31, 2022 can be travel free by bus on the island of Ibiza. The Department of Transport of the Consell de Ibiza has taken the opportunity to remind us that, for this, we need to have a multitrip card: T-GENERAL, T-SILVER, T-DORADA or T-JOVEN. The last two have 100% permanent bonus. And don't worry, if you already had a bus card, you don't need to ask for a new one.
Next, we will solve your possible doubts about free transport in Ibiza.
Is a new bus card necessary to benefit from the gratuity?
If you already had either the T-GENERAL or the T-PLATA card, you do not have to request a new one. The T-DORADA and T-JOVEN cards have a permanent bonus.
If the multi-trip card already had a balance, will it lose it as of September 1?
No, the balance of the cards will be reactivated on January 1, 2023. If the balance of your card expires between September 1 and December 31, 2022, you must request an appointment at the Consell de Ibiza by going to appointmentprevia.conselldeivissa.es or calling the phone +34 971 19 59 06.
If in the course of these months from the
To travel for free with the multi-trip cards, do they have to be recharged?
The T-GENERAL and T-SILVER cards do. The same bus drivers will do it.
Is there a limitation on the number of bus trips?
No, from September 1 to December 31, 2022 you can travel as many times as you want. If you get a message that says 'trips sold out', don't worry, the card will be recharged again.
Are the bus lines that connect to the airport also free?
Yes, all lines of the Consell de Ibiza public bus service are free, as long as you have a multi-trip bus card.
With the free bus service, is there a limitation on transfers?
No, if you have a multi-trip card you can make all the transfers you want for free.
Can the T-GENERAL be ordered online?
Yes. To facilitate obtaining the T-General, the Consell de Ibiza has enabled your application through its electronic headquarters, in the 'All procedures' section (T-General Consell de Ibiza). To carry out this procedure, you only need the electronic certificate or have the cl@ve system. If you can't manage, you can request it in person at the Consell de Ibiza, requesting an appointment at appointmentprevia.conselldeivissa.es or by calling +34 971 19 59 06.
Where do I pick up my multitrip card?
You have to pick up the T-General at the authorized issuing points: OAMR (Registration Assistance Office), Santa Eulalia Town Hall, Jesús Municipal Offices and the San Antonio Youth Information Center. They have to deliver it to you within a maximum of 15 days.
Apart from the Consell, can the card be requested elsewhere?
Yes, you can request any of the four bus cards at the Santa Eulalia Town Hall, at the Jesús Municipal Offices and at the San Antonio Youth Information Center.
Can you travel for free on the bus without a multi-trip card?
No, if you get on a bus without a multi-trip card you will have to pay for a single ticket, which is not discounted.
Are single tickets also free?
No, to travel free by bus you have to have a multi-trip card, be it the T-Silver or T-General or the 100% subsidized ones: T-Dorada and T-Joven.
Where can I find the schedules and frequencies of the Ibiza bus lines?
Can I go by bus for free to the beach?
Yes, as long as the lines are operational. You can check the beaches to which the public bus takes here: eivissa.tib.org/en/platges-connectades.