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    Off-peak travel for over 55s

    Off-peak travel for over 55s

    Arriva Club 55 tickets are on sale from Monday 3 September 2018. Outward travel is only permitted on the date shown on the ticket. The Return journey must take place within 8 days, the first day being the outward travel date printed on the ticket. The last day of sale and outward travel will be Monday 1 October 2018 inclusive and all return travel must be completed by 9 October 2018.

    If you hold a valid Senior or Disabled Persons Railcard you will be entitled to a £1 discount on Arriva Club 55 tickets. Please ensure you take the valid Railcard on your journey.

    Where can I buy an Arriva Club 55 ticket?

    Arriva Club 55 products are available to buy from any National Rail station ticket office and through the Arriva Trains Wales website (we don’t charge booking fees unlike some other ticket sites). When starting at a station with purchasing facilities in operation it is your responsibility to buy a valid ticket for the journey before boarding the train.

    To buy online you'll need to enter the promo code ATWCLUB before you begin your search. 

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    Terms and Conditions and FAQ's

    Who can travel with an Arriva Club 55 ticket?

    Anyone aged 55 and over can travel with an Arriva Club 55 ticket. You will need to carry proof of age with you when you travel. We can’t accept bus passes and recommend passport, driving license or Senior Railcard. If you can’t prove your age you may need to buy a new ticket at the full standard fare. No credit or refund will be available for the unused Arriva Club 55 ticket.

    When can I travel using an Arriva Club 55 ticket?

    Arriva Club 55 tickets are on sale from Monday 3 September 2018. Outward travel is only permitted on the date shown on the ticket. The Return journey must take place within 8 days, the first day being the outward travel date printed on the ticket. The last day of sale and outward travel will be Monday 1 October 2018 inclusive and all return travel must be completed by 9 October 2018.

    Where can I travel?

    The Arriva Club 55 offer is only available for journeys made on Arriva Trains Wales services. You can travel to destinations across the Arriva Trains Wales network. Travel is permitted on the services of other participating train companies as shown on the coloured routes on the map overleaf. Payment of the applicable ‘add-on’ fare is required. Add on fares can only be purchased in conjunction with an Arriva Club 55 ticket. Only one add-on fare is permitted at one end of the journey and not both.

    Where can I buy an Arriva Club 55 ticket?

    Arriva Club 55 products are available to buy from any National Rail station ticket office and through the Arriva Trains Wales website (we don’t charge booking fees unlike some other ticket sites). When starting at a station with purchasing facilities in operation it is your responsibility to buy a valid ticket for the journey before boarding the train.

    Are there any restrictions on use?

    Travel using an Arriva Club 55 ticket is not permitted before 0930 Monday to Friday. There are no travel restrictions on weekends. 

    Do I need to book in advance?

    While you can buy on the day of travel, it’s always a good idea to buy your ticket before you travel. You can buy your Arriva Club 55 tickets from our website. Remember we don’t charge booking fees unlike some other ticket retailers.

    Can I break my journey?

    You can break your journey with an Arriva Club 55 ticket but any break of journey must be consistent with the travel dates and restrictions applicable to the ticket.

    What if I change my travel plans?

    You can change the date of outward travel as long as you do this before the Outward date shown on the ticket for a fee of £10. A full refund, less a fee of £10, will be given where both Outward and Return parts of the ticket are unused. You must submit your claim within 28 days from the Outward validity date. Any change of travel date must be within the Arriva Club 55 offer period. No refunds are available for part used tickets.

    What if my journey is delayed?

    If you are delayed, you may be entitled to compensation. Further information is available on our website where you can also submit claim. Alternatively, pick up a claim form from a ticket office.

    Any other Terms & Conditions?

    All tickets are issued subject to the National Rail Conditions of Travel which are available from nationalrail.co.uk. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.

    Where can I get more information?

    For train times, to buy your tickets and for further information, please visit www.arrivatrains.wales/55 or visit your local ticket office.

    Destinations

    Destinations & Add-on Fares

    Travel even further when you buy an add-on fare to your Arriva Club 55 ticket. See the map below to see where you could go.

     

    Club55 Map Sep 2018

     

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    Not 55?

    Not over 55? Don’t worry, you can still benefit from great value for money fares thanks to our wide range of Advance tickets.

    Advance tickets are available to many great destinations including Manchester, Cardiff, Birmingham and Swansea. Whether you have plans to visit family and friends, fancy some retail therapy or simply want to explore scenic journeys to far off places, Advance tickets can help you have a great trip, whilst keeping the cost down.

    Advance tickets are available throughout the year, so you have plenty of time to plan your trips whenever you like.

    Advance tickets are subject to very limited availability, so don’t delay and get a great bargain today!

    How can I get an Advance Purchase ticket?

    To get these great fares make sure you:

    • Buy your tickets early, up to 12 weeks in advance. 
    • Are flexible with dates and times. 
    • Travel off-peak (usually it’s best to look between 09:30 and 16:00 on weekdays); this is where we usually make the cheapest tickets available, because this is where our services are less busy.

    How can I buy an Advance Purchase ticket?


    You can buy your Advance Purchase ticket:

    Full Terms & Conditions about Advance Purchase tickets available here.

    We look forward to welcoming you on board with a value for money Advance Purchase ticket.