Got a Smartcard? Looking for a more flexible way to travel? Flexipass is the perfect solution if you need to travel the same route just once or twice a week. With a Flexipass, you can make 10 single journeys or 5 return journeys on the same route within 60 days. As the name suggests, it’s the most flexible way to travel by train!

Simply load your Flexipass on to a Smartcard and tap in and out of every journey.

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How Flexipass works

If it's flexible train travel you're after, our Flexipass is the ticket for you. With a Flexipass, you can make 10 single journeys or 5 return journeys on the same route within 60 days with no restrictions. All you need is a Smartcard, and you're ready to Flex and go!

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Buy tickets

You can buy your Flexipass easily and quickly online or via the ScotRail App, meaning there's no need to queue. You can also purchase your Flexipass from any station booking office or ticket vending machine.

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Load onto your Smartcard

Bought online? Load your Flexipass to your Smartcard using our free ScotRail App.

Bought at a ticket vending machine? When your payment’s complete, the machine will prompt you to tap your Smartcard to instantly load your Flexipass.

Bought at a booking office? Your ticket’s already loaded – you’re ready to go.

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Tap in and out

Once your ticket is loaded, tap your Smartcard at the ticket gates or platform validator and wait for the beep. You’re tapped in and ready to travel!

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With a Flexipass, there are no time restrictions. This means you can travel at any time of day, seven days a week. You just need to use your 10 journeys within a 60-day period.

Flexipass tickets are valid on all ScotRail, CrossCountry, and TransPennine Express services within Scotland. This includes over 1,350 journeys across 28 ScotRail routes. Seat reservations are not available with a Flexipass, and they are non-refundable and non-transferable meaning you cannot offer your Flexipass to someone else. Most Railcard and child discounts are exempt from using with Flexipass, with the exception of Highland Railcards. If you lose your Smartcard, we’ll send you a free replacement Smartcard and load any unused journeys from your lost card straight onto the new one.

Your Flexipass is protected by our Delay Repay guarantee, meaning you can claim compensation if your journey is delayed by 30 minutes or more. Read our full Delay Repay guarantee and relevant terms & conditions for more information.


A Flexipass offers flexible train travel. With a Flexipass, you can make 10 single journeys or 5 return journeys on the same route within 60 days.

With an Edinburgh to Glasgow Flexipass, you can buy a 10 or 50 journey ticket. This route is also eligible for a First Class Flexipass ticket, subject to availability. 50-journey Flexipasses are available from ScotRail booking offices, on paper only.

You'll save 15% against five Anytime Return tickets with Flexipass.

The cost of your Flexipass will depend on your selected route.

Yes. Flexipass tickets are exclusive to Smartcard. You can apply for a free Smartcard on the ScotRail website and have it delivered direct to your home. Flexipass tickets do not require you to supply a photo.

Flexipass tickets can be bought on the ScotRail website, on our app, or at any ScotRail ticket office or vending machine.

A Flexipass is usually valid from the date you buy your ticket, but you can choose to start it from a future date if you wish.

Flexipass tickets are valid on ScotRail, CrossCountry, and TransPennine Express services within Scotland. They are available on over 1,350 journeys, across 28 ScotRail routes.

You can use it to travel in either direction on a route of your choice, on any day of the week and at any time. Simply tap in and tap out at a ticket gate or platform validator at the start and end of every journey.

A Flexipass cannot be used to join or depart at intermediate stations, unless your route involves a change of train at that point.

You can easily check how many journeys are left on your Flexipass with the ScotRail App.

If you bought your Flexipass online or using the ScotRail app, you can alternatively check by following the steps below:

  1. Log in to your My ScotRail account to access your dashboard
  2. Click the 'view details' button next to your Smartcard number
  3. Scroll down to view information about the tickets left on this card
  4. Your account may take a few hours to update before showing your most recent journey.

Tickets are not transferable and it is not possible to get a refund for a Flexipass, even if you don’t use all of your journeys before the expiry date.

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