Up to four children (aged between five and 15) can travel for £2 each on weekend trains, and weekday off-peak trains during the school holidays. It is not available during term time

Here are the 2022 school holidays dates we’ll be following:

  • February half-term – Monday 14 February – Friday 18 February
  • Easter Holidays: Monday 4 April – Friday 19 April
  • May half-term: Monday 30 May to Friday 03 June
  • Summer holidays: Wednesday 22 July – 31 August
  • October half-term: Monday 24 October to Friday 28 October

Kids for £2 tickets are valid when a child is accompanied by an adult who had purchased a valid return ticket; up to two children aged four and under travel free with a fare-paying adult.

Available on weekends year-round – and on school holidays (half-term and Christmas), on weekdays when the kids are off.

Valid for travel on c2c services only, this offer does not permit travel on London Underground or any other operators services. A Family Travelcard can sometimes work out cheaper if you need to use any TFL services.

Children using the ‘Kids for £2’ ticket must be accompanied by an adult holding a valid return ticket for specified dates.

The kids for £2 ticket offer cannot be used for journeys solely within the London zones. For instance, it cannot be used for a journey from Upminster to London Fenchurch Street.

No further Railcard discounts are available.

This ticket is non-refundable.

This ticket is subject to the National Conditions of Travel.