Save 1/3 on rail fares with a Veterans Railcard. Nominate a travel companion and they'll also get 1/3 off when travelling with you, plus up to 4 children save 60%.
Are you a Veteran?
You’ll be eligible for a Veterans Railcard providing you have served for at least one day or more in Her Majesty’s Armed Forces (Regular or Reserve) or Merchant Mariners and have seen duty on legally defined military operations.
How can I get the Veterans Railcard?
Take advantage of a special introductory price (until 31 March 2021) of just £21 for a one-year Railcard, saving £9 on the full retail price.
Simply buy online at the Veterans Railcard website and download your Railcard onto your phone, or apply for one in the post.
Visit top destinations across Britain
Our rail network connects you to top destinations, including some of the most popular cities, historic towns and beautiful regions in south west England and Wales.
So whether you’re looking for a swift city break or an escape to the great British seaside, you can use your Veterans Railcard to get 1/3 off most rail fares throughout Great Britain.
The small print
to be eligible to purchase this Railcard you must be a veteran who has served for at least one day in Her Majesty’s Armed Forces (Regular or Reserve) or been a Merchant Mariners and seen duty on legally defined military operations
introductory price of £21, saving £9 on full retail price until 31 March 2021
nominate a companion to get 1/3 off when travelling together, plus up to 4 children get 60% off. One Railcard will be issued to a named Veteran aged 16 years or over. The cardholder can also nominate one adult companion to be named on the Railcard. The name of the cardholder and the named companion must be provided at the time of purchase – if you purchase a Railcard without a named companion, you cannot add a named companion later
the Veterans Railcard has a minimum fare that applies from 04:30 and 09:59 Monday to Friday. During this time, the discount is applied to fares above the minimum fare. This minimum fare does not apply to: Advance tickets; or journeys on public holidays; or journeys during July and August