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senior rail card

Senior Railcards are available to purchase for all people aged 60 and over. Senior Railcard holders save 1/3 on standard and first class rail fares for a 12 month period on most rail journeys. The cost of a Senior Railcard can be easily recovered from the savings that can be made on the cost of train tickets.

what to do next...

  • For more information on Senior Railcards and current prices see the Senior Railcard website
  • To buy or renew your Senior Railcard you will need a valid passport or UK driving licence to prove that you are eligible (or birth certificate if applying in person)

ways to buy

  • In person - At a staffed station ticket office at train stations in the region. You can buy a Senior Railcard on the day you are travelling
  • By phone - Telephone National Rail on 0844 871 4036. Lines open between 7am and 10pm every day except Christmas Day. Calls charged at the national rate
  • Online - Visit the Senior Railcard website to buy online

further information

You can get a discount on the cost of your Senior Railcard in a number of ways:

3 year railcard - Buy a 3 year railcard online at a discounted rate, saving on the cost of three 1 year railcards

Buy or renew online - Promotional codes are often available to get discounts when buying or renewing your railcard online - use code SENIOR10 to get a 10% discount

Tesco Clubcard - Senior Railcard can often be exchanged for Tesco Clubcard vouchers. Check Tesco Clubcard deals for more information

Senior Railcard holders are also eligible for 'Railcard Rewards' - a range of offers on days out, lifestyle, dining, theatre and travel that make railcards even better value. Details can be found on the Senior Railcard website in the Members Area.

related pages

older person's and disabled bus pass

contact us

Facilities Team
Broadland District Council
Thorpe Lodge
1 Yarmouth Road
Thorpe St Andrew
Norwich NR7 0DU
tel: 01603 431133