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Step into spring

Save 20% at the weekend or on Bank Holidays with our Super Off Peak ticket

Off-Peak – everyday great savings

Super Off-Peak tickets mean you can save even more at the weekend compared to a normal Off- Peak ticket. So get out and about this Spring and your day trip will cost even less when you go by train. So, whether it’s a trip with the kids to see the animals at  ZSL London Zoo or a punting trip on the river at Cambridge we can take you there by train. Better still if you are taking the kids they will go for just £2

Off-peak at a glance

  • Valid all day on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays
  • Use with your Railcard or GroupSave discount to save even more
  • Single, return and open return fares available

Book Off-Peak tickets

Spring into action with the kids for just £2

You can take the kids for that trip to London, Ely, Cambridge or in fact anywhere on our network for just £2 this Spring. Up to 4 children can travel with you and the discount is automatically applied when you book online!

Save on First Class with your Railcard

If you have a Senior, HM Forces or Disabled Persons Railcard, you get 1/3 off all First Class Off-Peak and First Class Super Off-Peak fares.

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London Kings Cross to Cambridge

Off-Peak Day Return

Buy tickets from £24.60

Hitchin to London King’s Cross

Super Off-Peak Day return

Buy tickets from £12.80

London King’s Cross to Ely

Super Off-Peak Day return

Buy tickets from £19.90
Travel by train off-peak with Great Northern

Morning peak time

Off-Peak tickets to London stations can’t be used on trains scheduled to arrive at King’s Cross or Moorgate before 10.00

Evening peak time

The return part of an Off-Peak ticket can’t be used on northbound services that leave King’s Cross or Moorgate between 16.30 and 19.01 – but you can use a single Off-Peak or the outward part of a return at these times.

You can use your Off-Peak ticket at any time if:

  • You’re travelling northbound to Ely or beyond
  • Your journey starts and ends south of Stevenage
  • Your journey starts and ends north of Finsbury Park

Read the general terms and conditions for Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak tickets
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Super Off-Peak - the weekend option

Super Off-Peak fares are available on weekends and Bank Holidays, and cost even less than Off-Peak