Find the right train ticket for you

There are a range of train ticket types to suit your travel needs and here you'll find a handy guide to all of the options available. If you're simply looking for the cheapest fare, book an Advance ticket and you could save over 50% or another way to save is by looking at our off peak train times.

For cheap train fares you first need to find the one you need. Buy your train tickets online with us and you'll benefit from no booking or card fees and you'll get an automatic seat reservation too. Book your tickets through the TPExpress app and you can download the tickets straight to your phone. 'Appy days.​

Advance - book early for the biggest savings
Airport Advance - flexible if your flight's delayed
Anytime - the most flexible ticket
Off Peak - travel at quieter times to save
Season Tickets - buy your tickets online before you travel
Scholars’ Season Tickets - save money on travel for scholars
First Class and Weekend First - upgrade your journey
Group Discounts – travel together and save
Rovers and Rangers - unlimited train travel in one area
Children - free travel for 2 under 5
16 - 18 Discount - discounts for young people

Understanding your ticket

To find out more about your ticket and what services you can use, visit National Rail's My Ticket.

Availability of Advance tickets

For the latest information on the availability of advance fares, please visit here.



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