Off-Peak tickets

Get where you want to be, hassle free, with an Off-Peak Day Return.

Off-Peak tickets are for trains that are less busy, offering you cheaper fares and flexibility with no need to book in advance.

Off-Peak tickets are ideal for:

  • Getting into the heart of the city for less
  • Enjoying a fantastic day out with no parking or traffic fuss
  • Sampling the best of city nightlife without breaking the bank

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Key facts


  • Buy tickets any time before you travel
  • Travel anytime at the weekend, and after 09:15 on weekdays (earlier on some routes)
  • Reserve a seat, on selected services
  • Use your Railcard
  • Free travel for under 5s, and half price for children aged 5-15
  • Break your journey at stations along the way

Don't forget

  • You need to travel on the date shown on your outward ticket
  • Off-Peak Day Return: you must return on the date shown on your outward ticket
  • Off-Peak Return: you’ll need to travel within a month of the outward journey
  • There may be some restrictions in the evening peak so check before travelling
  • There’s a £10 admin fee for changes or refunds
Travel off-peak and save

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