You don’t need an excuse to spend more time with your family and friends. But we’re going to give you one anyway – because a Family and Friends Railcard offers 1/3 off rail fares for up to 4 adults and 60% off for up to 4 kids between 5 and 15! The Friends and Family Railcard costs just £30 and can be used as many times as you like in the year. Plus, you can have two adults named on one card, so when one cardholder isn’t using it, the other can.
Am I eligible for a Family and Friends Railcard?
If you're aged 16 or over, you’re eligible for a Family and Friends Railcard. But to use it, one of the named adults on your railcard must travel with at least one child (aged 5-15) – you can get a discount for up to four adults and four children travelling together with one railcard!
How much can I save with a Family and Friends Railcard?
A Family and Friends Railcard saves you 1/3 on up to 4 adult fares and 60% on up to 4 children’s tickets, with no time restrictions and no minimum fare. You can have two named adults on your railcard, so if one cardholder isn’t using it, the other can!
How much is the Family and Friends Railcard?
Just £30 – or £70 for a 3-year card – there’s also no limit to the number of times you can use it, so the potential for adventure is huge!
Where can I use the Family and Friends Railcard?
You can use your Family and Friends Railcard to travel anywhere in Great Britain on the National Rail network.
Where can I buy a Family and Friends Railcard?
The quickest and easiest way to buy is online. Alternatively, you can buy your railcard at any staffed station ticket office, or over the phone: 0345 3000 250. All you need is your address and email address, the name of the second cardholder and a debit or credit card for payment. Choose to get your Family and Friends Railcard on your phone or get a physical railcard card sent to you.