Don’t think you qualify for a railcard? You might be surprised. There’s a railcard for most people, and it’ll save you 1/3 off many fares.
Wherever you’re travelling, railcards are a great way to save money – you’ll get 1/3 off many tickets.
You can buy railcards online or from your local station. They usually cost £30 and last for a year.
Two Together railcard
Sometimes it takes two to make a great train trip.
If you travel a lot with a loved one or a good friend then why not get a Two Together railcard?
The railcard costs £30 a year, and will give you 1/3 off train fares around Britain.
This includes all adult standard and first class tickets.
You both have to be over 16, and you have to travel together, but you don’t have to be related: it’s fine if you’re just good friends!
Are you over 60?
Whether you’re visiting family, seeing friends or going sight-seeing, a Senior railcard will save you money.
The railcard costs £30 a year, or £70 for a three-year card.
The card will give you 1/3 off travel around Britain.
This includes all standard and first class tickets.
HM Forces Railcard
Are you a member of the Regular Forces?
If you or your spouse is a member of the Regular Forces, you’re eligible for an HM Forces railcard.
The HM Forces Railcard gives you 1/3 off travel around Britain.
It costs just £17 a year – less than £2 a month – and you can use the card on most train journeys.