Complimentary eSIM card add-on

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During your checkout process, we offer the option of getting a free eSIM with 1GB of complimentary local network coverage with our partner Sim Local. This allows you to connect to the internet without changing your mobile plan or SIM card. Connection to the internet is easy and instant


How it works:

Book a ticket on Busbud, and select Get your eSIM for free at checkout. After booking, you will receive an email, along with your booking confirmation, with a link and promo code to access your free eSIM card.​​ Your first 1 GB is free, on us! One free GB per person. 


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Can I get more data?

Of course! Your first 1GB can be used without any payment required! After that, you can find more data options here.



If you have installed the eSIM card and are still not connected to the internet, kindly follow these steps:

  1. Make sure mobile data and roaming are turned ON.
  2. Restart your device.
  3. For Pixel users, go to APN settings and add or select mobile data as the APN:
  • Settings > Network & Internet > SIMs > Smartroam eSIM
  • Scroll down to Access Point Names (you may need to select Advanced > Access Point Names)
  • Tap the selected APN (and confirm you want to change it)  > Tap Name > OK > Tap the APN field and type mobiledata > OK
  • Tap 3 dots in the corner and save.

If things are still not working as expected, or have any other questions, please contact our partner Sim Local's customer service for support here:

📞 Phone: +44 (0) 203 1516666 

📧 Email:

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