16-25 Railcard

If you bought a Railcard online but haven’t yet received it and are due to travel shortly, you can provide the email confirmation of your Railcard purchase together with photo ID so that staff can validate your discounted ticket. If you haven’t been able to purchase a Railcard online, you can buy most 1-year Railcards at any staffed National Rail ticket office. If you’re having issues with your existing Railcard, please contact the Railcard Team on Twitter, Facebook, 0345 3000 250 or [email protected]. For more info please visit: https://www.railcard.co.uk

There’s every reason to be happy if you’re aged between 16 and 25 (or a student). The 16-25 Railcard gets you 1/3 off train tickets.

You can also apply for one if you’re a mature student in full time study, as long as you’re eligible.

It means you can save money on trips into town, days out to the coast, or weekend festivals – as many times as you like. Here’s what you need to know:

  • The Railcard costs just £30. So after three or four trips, the card will have paid for itself. And over a year, you could save an average of £192*.
  • Your 16-25 Railcard will save you 1/3 off a wide range of tickets .
  • Your Railcard doesn’t just save you money on travel. It saves you money with our partners too – on days out, restaurants, hotels and more. Visit the Offers and Rewards area of the Railcards website regularly to keep up to date on the great deals available.

Get more for your money with a 3-year Railcard

If you’re between 16 and 25, and you know you’re going to be doing a lot of travelling over the next 3 years, why not buy a 3-year Railcard instead? It costs just £70, saving you £20 on the price of three 1-year Railcards. What’s more you can get a 3-year 16-25 Railcard right up until the day before your 24th birthday.

* Average saving is based on the average saving made by 16-25 Railcard holders in 2016/17.

Buy a 16-25 Railcard