Taking a day trip as a group of three, four or five people? Save up to 1/3 on Off-Peak Day Return train tickets with GroupSave.

For the duration of the ‘Off-Peak fares all day long’ trial, which runs between 2 October 2023 and 31 March 2024, GroupSave tickets are valid for travel all day, any day. Click here to find out more about this six-month trial.

Check availability first: GroupSave might not be available for peak dates, such as large events.


  • Glasgow to Edinburgh (all routes)
  • Dunblane/Stirling to Glasgow or Edinburgh
  • Alloa to Glasgow or Edinburgh
  • Motherwell to Edinburgh

GroupSave is now also available for travel between the following stations:

  • Inverkeithing - Edinburgh
  • Tweedbank - Edinburgh
  • Kirkcaldy - Edinburgh
  • North Berwick - Edinburgh
  • Dunfermline - Edinburgh
  • Dalmeny - Edinburgh
  • Ayr - Glasgow
  • Perth - Glasgow
  • Dundee - Perth

Where to buy

  • By phone on 0344 811 0141
  • From a ticket office at a staffed station
  • On-train when boarding at a station where there are no booking facilities


  • 1/3 off ticket price when travelling with three to five people
  • There's no need to book in advance
  • Travel anytime at the weekend
  • Travel on off-peak trains Monday to Friday
    Off-peak generally means after 9.15am with some additional restrictions in the evening peak

Don't forget

  • You must all travel together on both the outward and return journey
  • It’s only available for Standard Class
  • You can't get Railcard or child discounts
  • You can’t break your journey, except to change trains
  • It’s not valid on CrossCountry trains
  • There’s a £10 admin fee for changes or refunds