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Go paperless with mobile e-Tickets and touch smartcard
Smart ticketing can help with social distancing, because you can take the train without the need for paper tickets. It’s the smarter and safer way to travel. When you use a GWR Touch Smartcard or buy e-tickets on our mobile app, you can avoid the queues and reduce contact with others. Help keep everyone safe by switching to smart ticketing today.
Some of the key benefits of smart ticketing that will help keep you safe when you travel by train:
|Buy through our app or at GWR.com
||Buy through our app or at GWR.com, or one of our ticket machines or offices
|Single and return journeys only
||Season tickets, London Travelcard and single and return journeys** (on selected routes)
|Tickets can be bought up to five minutes before departure
||Buy at gwr.com at least two hours before you travel.
If you buy at a station, your ticket will be ready straight away.
If you have an Android phone that can make contactless payments, you can now buy your weekly season tickets through the GWR app, and they’ll be ready straight away
|Accepted in all UK national rail stations
||Accepted in all UK national rail stations