News from East Midlands Trains


East Midlands Trains summer sale - starts Monday!

  • Return journeys to London from just £15
  • More than 100,000 return journeys available
  • First class returns from just £30
  • Travel any day of the week
  • Tickets must be purchased by Sunday 9th August


The East Midlands Trains summer sale starts this Monday – offering fantastic value returns to London throughout the summer holidays.

Return journeys start at just £15 per person and with more than 100,000 journeys available, this is the perfect excuse to head to London – for less.

Tickets must be purchased between Monday 3rd August and Sunday 9th August online at Journeys are available from 3rd August through to 4th September.

Summer sale tickets are valid every day of the week giving every opportunity to travel to London and enjoy the sights or simply catch up with friends and family. If you’re stuck for inspiration, you can always try the Summer Spinner on the East Midlands Trains website!

Neil Micklethwaite, Customer Experience and Commercial Director for East Midlands Trains, said: “The summer sale is offering a fantastic opportunity to travel to London throughout the school summer holidays. With return tickets from just £15 for standard class and £30 for first class, there really is no better way to travel to the capital and take in the world famous sights on offer.

“Summer sale journeys are available right through the summer holidays until 4th September, but tickets can only be purchased between Monday 3rd and Sunday 9th August – so be quick and book your tickets before the special deal ends!”


Standard Class

First Class

Sheffield, Chesterfield, Derby, Nottingham, East Midlands Parkway

£30 return

£50 return

Loughborough, Leicester

£25 return

£40 return

Corby, Market Harborough, Kettering, Wellingborough

£15 return

£30 return