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There’s a range of great-value train fares, whatever your workday.

At Northern, we know no two jobs are the same, that’s why our timetables and tickets are built to offer you a commute that suits you.

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Flexi Season Tickets

Giving you 8 tickets to use in any 28 days

Barcode Season Tickets

Top savings for regular commuters

Daily tickets

Early bird discounts or last minute jobs

Whoever you are, whatever your situation, Northern offers endless ways for you to Go Do Your Thing. Our new TV ad showcases the great people of the North doing their thing with friends, family, and on their way to work.

Throughout our story we meet different Northern customers across iconic Northern destinations and activities. From parents struggling to keep their kids entertained, and a commuter gliding into work, to friends enjoying a day trip, and grandparents who are after that tiny bit of respite on their journey.

What's the best ticket for you?

From day tickets to season tickets, you've a great deal of choice when it comes to commuting by rail. Discover how much you could save below...

Key season ticket benefits

If your job demands you to travel on most work days, you’ll likely benefit from a Season ticket:

  • Save up to 33%* compared to day tickets
  • Unlimited travel between your two stations
  • Renew without the queue with a Barcode ticket
  • Annual, Monthly and Weekly options available.

Other support available

Job seeker discounts

Discounted Northern travel to job interviews

Educational Tickets

Up to 50% off child season tickets

Corporate Seasons

Help your staff with discounted train travel

Season Ticket breakdown

View our wide range of budget-friendly tickets
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Commuter perks

As a little "thank you" for travelling with Northern, we've got some great perks to brighten up your journey. Use them to learn a new skill, grab breakfast on the go or read your favourite magazines on-board.What's more, you can use our free WiFi on-board ...

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Go do your thing after work

Sometimes there’s more to life than the 9-5! With so many after work social activities in close proximity to your workplace – and the train station– just waiting to be discovered. Rather than heading straight home after work, why not grab a drink ...

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Wellbeing tips for travelling on the train

Train journeys are kind on the mind.Time spent on the train can be used as precious downtime on either side of work or as an opportunity to tune in to your favourite podcast or book, or even a mindfulness app. There are many resources available to help, and ...

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*Up to 33% cost saving based on an average weekly Season ticket fare versus 5x Anytime Day Return tickets. Correct as of July 2023

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