Leave the car at home on Car Free Day and Slide to work for FREE!


Friday 22nd September is World Car Free Day and we want to help you, help Bristol be as car free as possible!

As cities all over the planet take part, we want to show the UK and the world that Bristol is committed to reducing air pollution, traffic jams and air-quality related health problems. We are Bristol and we are committed to tackling climate change!

So this World Car Free Day we're offering a FREE Slide to and from work for leaving your car at home.

How It Works
Just book a Slide for Friday 22nd September to get you to and from work and enter the promo code below on the pay screen...hey presto, free rides!

Use code 'CARFREE' to book*

We'll also have collection buckets in each Slide so we're asking you to donate your usual commuting fare/petrol money to the British Heat Foundation (if you wish).

So go Car Free this World Car Free Day and help Bristol beat climate change, and raise a bit of money along the way!

The smart bus for Bristol

Slide is a smart bus for Bristol, we're a shared ride to work service which you book via an app. 

Book in advance (up to 10 minutes before departure), walk to your pickup point, meet our professional Slide driver and relax whilst we transport you to and from work. Rides will cost between £4 - £7 (or much cheaper with Slide credit). Check your route in-app to find a fare.

Here's how Slide can help you beat those back to work blues!

Here's how Slide can help you beat those back to work blues!

Whether the summer holiday you took in July feels like a lifetime ago or you’ve just got back from a week in the sun, chances are you’ll be suffering from the back to work blues! But September doesn’t have to be a struggle, make a few little tweaks to your daily routine and take advantage of a hassle free experience with Slide

Beat the back to work blues with FREE cookies and a chance to win £500!*


Whether the summer holiday you took in July feels like a lifetime ago or you’ve just got back from a week in the sun, chances are you'll be suffering from the back to work blues!

So, we want to bring a little joy to help you ease into September and that long old slog up to Christmas!

If you're new to Slide and take your first trip with us between Monday 11th September and Friday 15th September we'll enter you into a draw to win a £500 Cabot Circus voucher! 

Every new Slider who takes a Slide next week (from Mon 11th Sep) will be entered into the draw. Plus there's a runner up prize of £25 Slide in credit!

I use Slide all the time, what's in it for me?
Well, if you have friends or colleagues who haven’t used Slide yet why not spread the word, share your unique referral code and you'll get £15 Slide credit when they take their first ride!

Keep an eye out for the Slide team on your way to and from work every day week commecing 11th September, they’ll be giving away free cookies and telling people how they can enter!


*Prize is a £500 Cabot Circus voucher. New sign ups only. Comp closes 15/9/17 at 7:30pm


Read our tips to beat the


back to work blues

...And get find out about Slide money savers!


Changes being made to over 50 Bristol bus services...is yours affected?

It's been announced that as of September, 54 different services in Bristol and South Gloucestershire are to be changed. These include some of the city's most used services such as the 75 and 76.

But fear not, there's another, all round better option that the bus, Slide! If you've not tried Slide yet, why not give us a go and have a free ride on us? Just download our app and enter the code 'HATEBUSLOVESLIDE' when you book.*

The bus services affected
Importantly for those living in the zone that Slide operates in, First Bus 18 and 18A, which serve UWE are to be withdrawn and replaced with a different service from Wessex.

Here's the full list of bus changes from TravelWest, find out if your regular service is affected.

*code valid for 1 free ride per user, expires 30/9/17