Anytime Train Tickets

What are Anytime Tickets?

Anytime tickets allow you to travel at any time of day on any day of the week.  Unlike other ticket types, you are not restricted as to the time that you can travel, providing you with ultimate flexibility for your travel plans.  An Anytime Return ticket allows you to make your outward journey within five days of purchase and your return journey within 28 days.  If travelling with an Anytime Single ticket you are able to make your outward journey within two days of travel.   Anytime Day tickets must be used on the day of purchase.

Are Anytime tickets for me?

Anytime tickets offer more flexibility and are great for when you are unsure as to when you will need to travel.  For this reason Anytime tickets are ideal for business use as well as those looking for ultimate flexibility for their leisure travel during weekdays, allowing you to travel at a time that is convenient for you.

Anytime Tickets and Release Dates

Anytime tickets usually go on sale approximately 12 weeks prior to the travel date.  Unlike Advance tickets Anytime tickets do not alter in price as the travel date nears.

Purchasing Anytime Tickets

Anytime tickets are available to purchase online, at stations and from ticket vending machines at selected stations if you are travelling within the forthcoming days as permitted on your travel ticket.

Anytime Tickets and Railcards

Railcard discounts can be applied to Anytime tickets; however normal railcard terms and conditions apply.

Anytime Tickets and Refunds

Anytime Tickets are refundable within 28 days of the expiry date of the ticket. Find out more about refunds.

Check Anytime tickets terms and conditions