Buy your tickets in advance for the best fares starting from £9.10
Getting organised and buying in advance not only means you have less to worry about, but it can also save you money. With one-way fares starting from £9.10 Standard Class and £15.20 First Class, if you're planning a trip by train we probably have an Advance fare for you!
Whether you choose to buy your tickets online, over the phone or from one of our self-service machines, purchasing your tickets in advance means that you can get rightfully rewarded for your prior planning. The earlier you book, the less you're likely to pay.
See our destination guides below and discover adventures, beaches and culture across our network for less.
Why not save time and buy your tickets online? You can check which fares are available at the times you want to travel. We offer discounts on child tickets and to Railcard holders.
Here are some points to help you find the lowest fare:
Advance tickets are the lowest fares we offer for our longer distance journeys and we attach some conditions to these tickets. They are only valid on your booked train(s) and you must travel between the origin and destination stations on your ticket. If your journey plans change, you can make changes to your Advance ticket before you start your journey (the change will cost a minimum of £10). Advance tickets are not refundable. Full conditions for Advance tickets is available here.