Railcards are great value if you travel regularly and can save at least 1/3 on your train travel.
We have a wide range for you to choose from. Take a look below to find out which railcard is right for you.
With a Two Together Railcard you get savings of 1/3 on fares across Britain, for any two named people aged 16 or over who travel together.
Find out more at www.twotogether-railcard.co.uk
You can save 1/3 on fares across Britain for you and a companion with a Disabled Persons Railcard.
To find out more and see if you're eligible visit www.disabledpersons-railcard.co.uk
If you're aged 16-25 or are studying full time, you can get 1/3 off all train travel for just £30 a year.
Find out more at www.16-25railcard.co.uk
The railcard may have only been around for a short time but it’s already helping millennials save big on rail travel. For just £30 a year, the railcard can save you 1/3 on rail travel.
Find out more at www.26-30railcard.co.uk
For £30 a year, you can get 1/3 off train travel for up to four adults and 60% off for up to four kids.
Find out more at www.familyandfriends-railcard.co.uk
If you’re over 60 you can save 1/3 on your train fares.
Find out more at www.senior-railcard.co.uk
If you're aged 16-18 and have a Young Scot National Entitlement Card, you can get fantastic discounts on your train travel in Scotland. This includes 1/3 off most rail fares and 50% off weekly and monthly tickets.
Discounted tickets are now only available using a Young Scot National Entitlement Card with the latest smart chip. The easiest way to tell if your card has the new chip is to look for a pink strip over the date of birth. If you don’t see a pink strip visit young.scot/upgrade for information on how to get a new card. You can also update your photo at the same time.
This new card doubles up as a ScotRail Smartcard. Simply load your tickets onto your Young Scot card at a booking office, tap through the barriers and you’re good to go.
Find out more and apply for your card at young.scot.
A Highland Railcard can save you 50% on selected routes. When you use it, up to two kids can travel for a flat fare of only £2 return each.
The Highland Railcard is only available on selected routes for people living in selected postcodes.
Highland Railcard is now available on Smartcard, offering the same great discounts in a seamless journey experience.
Check below for details and to apply.
The Highland Railcard is available to anyone aged 16 or over, permanently living in the following postcode areas:
- All IV except: IV12, IV30, IV31, IV32, IV36
- All KW
- All HS
- PA20 to PA38, PA41 to PA49, PA60 to PA78, PA80
- PH16, PH17, PH30 to PH44, PH49, PH50
- FK20, FK21
The Highland Railcard is available on the following routes:
- Mallaig/Fort William/Oban to/from Glasgow
- Wick/Thurso to/from Inverness
- Kyle of Lochalsh to/from Inverness
The Highland Railcard is now available on Smartcard:
- If you live in the qualifying area you'll be offered the option to purchase a Highland Railcard
- Follow the instructions to buy and add the product to your Smartcard
Download and complete the application form below and provide:
- Proof of permanent residence in the qualifying area, e.g. Drivers Licence, utility bill or bank statement
- Passport-sized photograph for your photocard
Send the completed form with payment to:
Highland Railcard Applications,
Inverness Railway Station,
At a station
You can buy a Highland Railcard from the following staffed stations:
- Kyle of Lochalsh
- Fort William
Some local authorities or councils offer concessionary travel schemes to residents who are elderly or disabled. These concessions can be used for train travel when making a journey outside peak times.
Please check with your local council to see if they operate a concessionary travel scheme.
For the Strathclyde region, please visit the SPT website for more information.