We know enjoying life’s golden years doesn’t mean slowing down. Get out and about for business, pleasure and family visits with our handy Railcard for pensioners. It’ll get you 1/3 off your rail fare and a host of other handsome perks as well.

Here’s what you need to know about our Senior Railcard.

Senior Railcards

How much is a Senior Railcard?

  • The cost of Senior Railcards: £30 a year
  • 3-year Senior Railcard cost: £70

When you buy a Senior Railcard, you’ll be saving up to a 1/3 on your travel costs. That averages out at £114 a year (almost enough for that yacht, right?)

Senior person using their Senior Railcard

Who's it for?

  • It’s only available to people aged 60+
  • Available on Standard and First Class anytime, Off Peak and Advance fares
  • It can’t be loaned or given to anyone else
  • Terms and conditions apply

Offers and rewards

Having your Senior Railcard at the ready opens a lot of doors. Find out how to use your card and what other goodies it gets you.

Virgin Experience Days

Save 20% on Virgin Experience Days

Haven Holiday's

Save on Haven Holiday’s best public prices

Warner Leisure Hotels

Get £10 off per person on Warner Leisure Hotels


Save money on meals out

Hoseasons Parks and Lodges

Save on selected Lodges, Parks and Boating holidays

Theatre tickets

Get up to 60% off theatre tickets

YHA Membership

Get a year’s YHA Membership for just £5


How to get a Senior Railcard

It’s easy as pie to get a Senior Railcard. Just follow these three steps:

Drop by the Senior Railcard site

Click ‘buy now’ and create an account

Prove your eligibility (no whippersnappers allowed)

Using your Senior Railcard

Ways to save

Squeeze even more from your pound with some of our epic ways to save.
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From Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime, get help choosing the right ticket.

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You could save up to 20% when travelling with the whole gang.

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Booking for 10 or more? to make sure you get the best possible price for your journey, go to our group travel page.

Groups of 3-9 people can save by using our group tool.