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Did you know that kids travel half price with Northern?

Children aged 5 to 15 are eligible for 50% off most tickets across the UK rail network. If your child is under 5, they can travel for free alongside a fare-paying passenger.

Plan your next family rail trip with cheap train tickets to great destinations across the North.

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Great prices for adults too!

Take a look at some of the great prices available for grown ups on popular routes, when you book in advance with Northern.

Can't see your station below? Head to the ticket tool at the top of the page and add in your journey details.

Leeds to York

Average time: 0h 36m
Cheapest Advanced
£5.10

Preston (Lancs) to Manchester Piccadilly

Average time: 0h 54m
Cheapest Advanced
£4.00

Carlisle to Newcastle

Average time: 1h 37m
Cheapest Advanced
£3.00

Family friendly inspiration

Looking for inspiration to get out of the house and keep the kids occupied, whatever the weather, this half term? We have some great ideas below!

Best things to do in the North on a sunny day

Best things to do in the North on a rainy day

Days out with dogs

Where will you explore this half term?

Head over to destination partner websites to find out what's going on locally near you.

Half term in Newcastle

Half term in Liverpool

Half term in Leeds

Half term in Blackpool

Half term in Manchester

Half term in Sheffield

Half term in Cheshire

Half term in York

Half term in Southport

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Streamline your journey and get tickets straight to your phone. Making your journey contact-free.