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Off-peak times vary by train operator and route, but generally fit within the times below

Off-Peak

  • Weekends and public holidays
  • Weekdays after 09:30
  • Not valid 16:00 - 18:00 from major cities

Super Off-Peak

  • Weekdays after 10:00
  • Not valid 15:30 - 19:15 from major cities

Travel one-way on any train on the date shown on your ticket

Ticket properties Off-Peak Day Single
Outward journey Any off-peak train on date shown on ticket
Journey breaks Break of journey is allowed unless otherwise indicated by a restriction shown against the ticket’s validity
Trains and routes Any off-peak train, subject to route of ticket
Limited availability No
Booking deadline Day of travel
Seat reservations Advisable
Railcard discounts Yes
Amending tickets Yes, free of charge within the validity of the ticket
Refund availability Yes, less the administration fee
Where to buy Any outlet
Ticket properties Off-Peak Return Off-Peak Day Return Off-Peak First Return
Outward journey Any off-peak train on date shown on ticket Any off-peak train on date shown on ticket Any off-peak train on date shown on ticket
Journey breaks Break of journey is allowed unless otherwise indicated by a restriction shown against the ticket’s validity Break of journey is allowed unless otherwise indicated by a restriction shown against the ticket’s validity Break of journey is allowed unless otherwise indicated by a restriction shown against the ticket’s validity
Trains and routes Any off-peak train, subject to route of ticket Any off-peak train, subject to route of ticket Any off-peak train, subject to route of ticket
Limited availability No No No
Booking deadline Day of travel Day of travel Day of travel
Seat reservations Advisable Advisable Advisable
Railcard discounts Yes Yes, except Young Persons and Family & Friends Yes
Amending tickets Yes, free of charge within the validity of the ticket Yes, free of charge within the validity of the ticket Yes, free of charge within the validity of the ticket
Refund availability Yes, less the administration fee Yes, less the administration fee Yes, less the administration fee
Where to buy Any outlet Any outlet Any outlet

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