Early Bird Anytime Train Tickets

Our Early Bird Anytime tickets allow you to save on train travel when you book in advance and you'll receive a 20% discount on the Anytime Standard Class fares.
You’ll also enjoy:.

  • Unrestricted travel - you can use it on both peak and off-peak trains.
  • Guaranteed seating - booking in advance guarantees you a seat on weekdays, no matter how busy the train.
  • Fully-flexible train tickets - you can change your travel time in advance.
  • Save 20% on Anytime Standard Class fares
  • Valid for peak and off-peak hours

What is an Early Bird Anytime ticket?

This type of ticket is a way to save money on the standard price of Anytime tickets if you have an idea in advance of when you want to travel. The Early Bird Anytime ticket is a single ticket that you can book for a specific journey in advance. It’s valid for peak and off-peak hours with a 20% discount on the Anytime Standard Class fares.

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