Enjoy 1/3 off discount
travel with a digital Railcard

Plus up to £3 off by booking on the TrainPal app

Enjoy 1/3 off discount travel with a digital Railcard

Lower prices for digital Railcards

You can enjoy up to £3 off your digital Railcards when buying with the TrainPal app.

1/3 off your rail travel

Get 1/3 off your UK train tickets immediately and save an average of £181 a year with a digital Railcard added to your TrainPal account.

Travel further for less

Cheaper digital railcards, cheaper ticket prices by split ticketing, and 1/3 off rail fares with digital Railcards – all in the TrainPal app.

Railcard Introduction

Railcard Type

There are seven types of UK Railcards available on the TrainPal app. These are:

* 16-17 Saver

* 16-25 Railcard

* 26-30 Railcard

* Senior Railcard

* Family & Friends Railcard

* Two Together Railcard

* Network Railcard

Prices on the TrainPal App

All Railcards cost £30 for the whole year. Some Railcards also have a three-year option for £70, giving you even greater value for money (around £23 per year).

What is the 'Buy Together' price?

If you invite a friend to buy together with you on the TrainPal app, you both enjoy up to £3 off your digital Railcard.

Railcard Price

Type1-year Railcard priceBuy Together price
16-17 Saver£30£27
16-25 Railcard£30£27
26-30 Railcard£30£27
Senior Railcard£30£27
Family&Friends Railcard£30£27
Two Together Railcard£30£27
Network Railcard£30£27

Which is the right Railcard for you?

Each Railcard offers a similar discount - 1/3 off the price of an adult fare, as well as some great discounts for children too. Choosing the right one for you depends on things like your age, where you live, and how you like to travel.

16-17 Saver

For ages: 16-17

App only discount:

Invite a friend to buy together with you on the TrainPal app, you both enjoy up to £3 off your digital Railcard.

16-25 Railcard

For ages: 16-25

App only discount:

Invite a friend to buy together with you on the TrainPal app, you both enjoy up to £3 off your digital Railcard.

26-30 Railcard

For ages: 26-30

App only discount:

Invite a friend to buy together with you on the TrainPal app, you both enjoy up to £3 off your digital Railcard.

Senior Railcard

For ages: 60+

App only discount:

Invite a friend to buy together with you on the TrainPal app, you both enjoy up to £3 off your digital Railcard.

Two Together Railcard

For ages: 16+ Benefits: Enjoy travel with your best friend/family/couples.

App only discount:

Invite a friend to buy together with you on the TrainPal app, you both enjoy up to £3 off your digital Railcard.

Family & Friends Railcard

For up to 4 adults and 4children aged 5-15, at least 1 adult and 1 child must travel together.

App only discount:

Invite a friend to buy together with you on the TrainPal app, you both enjoy up to £3 off your digital Railcard.

Network Railcard

For up to 4 adults and 4 children aged 5-15 For travellers in the South-East Network Railcard zone.

App only discount:

Invite a friend to buy together with you on the TrainPal app, you both enjoy up to £3 off your digital Railcard.

How to buy and use a digital Railcard on the TrainPal App?

Download the TrainPal App

Download the TrainPal App

Sign in to your TrainPal account

Sign in to your TrainPal account

Register and purchase your Railcard

Register and purchase your Railcard

Choose your Railcard

Choose your Railcard

Apply your Railcard for at least 1/3 off ticket purchases!

Apply your Railcard for at least 1/3 off ticket purchases!

About”Register and purchase your Railcard”

You will need to prepare:
Passport style photo (shoulders up).
Either to demonstrate your age if you select age railcard:
- a valid passport
- a valid UK driving licence number
- a valid EEA National Identity Card

About”Apply your Railcard for at least 1/3 off ticket purchases!”

Use your Railcard on tickets bought anywhere (not just with us).

* Digital Railcards are locked to your account, so they can be stored on any devices you use.

Why buy a digital Railcard on TrainPal?

No more switching

Your can manage your train tickets and Railcards in one place by adding a digital Railcard to your TrainPal account. You won't need to switch between apps or dig around for your physical Railcard.

No more worry

When you add a digital Railcard to your TrainPal account, it can be stored on any devices you use. So you never worry about forgetting or losing your railcards.

Available at any time

TrainPal works hard to offer a one-stop service for our users' train travel. By adding a digital Railcard to your TrainPal account, you'll find your railcard is right where it needs to be, for example, when the ticket inspector is coming.

More discount

Enjoy 1/3 off your train tickets as soon as you buy your digital Railcard on the TrainPal app. If you buy with your friends on the TrainPal app, you get up to £3 more off.

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FAQs

Q1:

What are digital Railcards?

Digital Railcards which allow you to purchase discounted tickets for eligible train services. Digital Railcards can be used to save money on tickets. We welcome the use of eligible digital Railcards when you are buying your train tickets with us. These can be applied to your purchase within our booking service. There are a number of digital Railcards that you can use in Great Britain.

Q2:

How the digital Railcard works?

You may purchase the Digital Railcards on TrainPal to be stored on your electronic device. If you have a digital Railcard, you must be able to show it on a mobile device throughout your journey.

Q3:

Can I claim a refund if I don't use my Railcard?

No. Unfortunately, once a railcard has been issued it is non-refundable.

Q4:

What happens if I lose my device?

In the unfortunate scenario where you lose your device, you can simply download your digital Railcard to a new device.

Q5:

Why has my Railcard been blocked?

If we detect suspicious activity on your Railcard, it will be blocked until we have had the chance to speak to you.
During this period, your Railcard will no longer be valid for travel.
If your Railcard has been blocked, you will need to contact us so that we can better understand the activity that has caused your Railcard to be blocked.

Please follow these four easy steps:
Step 1: Log in to our app.
Step 2: Find your blocked Railcard.
Step 3: Select ‘Contact us’.
Step 4: Describe your circumstances and submit.

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Get £3 off on your Railcard purchase.

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