Network Railcard

1/3 off train tickets for London and South East travel

Network
Railcard

For travellers in the South-East of England

For up to four adults and four children aged 5-15
Children get 60% off

Great for:
Commuters and Londoners

Digital only
Railcards live in your account in the Trainline app so you can use on any of your devices. No download codes needed!

What is a Network Railcard?

A Network Railcard is a discount card that makes train travel cheaper for anyone in the Network Railcard area - 1/3 off on adult Anytime and Off-Peak fares around London and the South East.

Where is the Network Railcard area?

How much is a Network Railcard?

The Network Railcard costs £30 and is valid for 12 months. 

Who can use a Network Railcard?

The Network Railcard is valid for one adult aged 16+. You can travel with up to three adults and they'll get the same 1/3 off. You can also bring up to four children aged 5-15, with 60% off on child fares.

When can I use a Network Railcard?

A Network Railcard can be used to buy discounted tickets for travel from 10:00 Mondays to Fridays, and at any time on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays. To see the full list of tickets a Network Railcard discount is valid for, visit our Railcards terms of use guide.

Where can I use a Network Railcard? 

Here, you can find a map of the Network Railcard area. Your Railcard will be valid on all highlighted routes, which are run by the following train companies:

c2c, Chiltern Railways, CrossCountry, East Midland Railway, Gatwick Express, Great Northern, Great Western Railway, Greater Anglia, Heathrow Connect, Heathrow Express, London Northwestern Railway, LNER, London Overground, Southeastern, Southern, South Western Railway, Stansted Express, TfL Rail, Thameslink, Avanti West Coast.

Please note that certain journeys with these train companies may not be covered with the Network Railcard (such as journeys that end up outside the Network Railcard area – see map).

Digital Railcards live on our app

With the Trainline app, your tickets and Railcards are all in one place. There are no device limits or download codes needed – you can access them on any device you travel with.

 

How to buy and use your Network Railcard

1

Choose and register your Network Railcard

2

Upload a photo for your Railcard

3

Sign in to your Trainline account on the app

4

Apply your Railcard for 1/3 off ticket purchases!

Can I have more than one Railcard?

Absolutely. In fact, having more than one Railcard can help you save even more. You can store and manage multiple Railcards easily in our app.

The Network Railcard goes well with a Two Together Railcard

Network
Railcard

For travellers in the South-East of England
Get 1/3 off weekend and Off-Peak travel in the South-East Network Railcard zone. Conditions apply

For up to four adults and four children aged 5-15
Children get 60% off

Great for:
Commuters and Londoners

Digital only
Railcards live in your account in the Trainline app so you can use on any of your devices. No download codes needed!

Two Together
Railcard

Must travel together
1/3 off train travel for you and a friend/companion when travelling together. Conditions apply

For ages 16+

Great for:
Friends, couples, flatmates, or colleagues who regularly travel together

Digital only
Railcards live in your account in the Trainline app so you can use on any of your devices. No download codes needed!

Frequently asked questions

On weekends and public holidays, you can use your Network Railcard to get discounted tickets at any time during the day. However, during normal working days from Monday to Friday, you won't be able to use your Railcard until after 10:00*, subject to a minimum fare of £13.

*Some train companies may allow for earlier travel, please check with them directly or at a station.

Up to four adults can travel on a single Network Railcard, and they'll also save 1/3 on the price of their train tickets.  

Yes. Although your Railcard will live in your Trainline App, it can still be used with tickets bought elsewhere.

You can buy the digital Network Railcard online with Trainline. The Railcard will be stored in your Trainline app, meaning your tickets and Railcards are all in one place. 

Yes, to buy a Network Railcard you must provide a photograph to upload or send off as part of your application.

Network Railcards bought through Trainline will only work on iPhones using iOS 13 and above. As such, some older iPhone models running iOS versions below iOS 13 may not be able to support Railcards. Make sure you check which software version your iPhone is running before purchasing a Railcard.

* Average savings based on the difference between all fares booked by Trainline customers with a Railcard over the period of a year and those same fares without the Railcard discount applied.

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