Weekly Season tickets

If you’re currently purchasing five Daily Peak Return tickets, why not opt for a Weekly Season ticket? It’s designed to help you save money and time, compared to buying five Daily tickets; allowing you to travel for seven consecutive days, it can be purchased online for your convenience. Alternatively, get yours at the station – from a ticket vending machine or ticket office.

Ideal for regular travellers

For regular travellers, our Weekly Season ticket help you get to where you need to me. Perfect for commuters, these tickets are designed for smooth and convenient Essex to London (and back again) travel. Plus, you won’t need to queue at the station for your Daily ticket – result!

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Key benefits of Weekly Season tickets:

There’s no need to queue every day, since you’ll have purchased your ticket in advance


Unlike Annual and Monthly Season tickets, you don’t need a photocard to travel with this ticket


You can add a London Zones Travelcard to your Season ticket for both paper tickets and on Smartcards. Yes you can tap in/out on oyster readers with Smartcards.



Do I need Smartcard for this ticket?

No, you don’t need a Smartcard, but you can buy and put a Weekly Season straight onto a Smartcard – it’s entirely up to you.

Why travel with a Smartcard?

There are lots of reasons to sign up. You’ll enjoy more benefits when travelling with your Smartcard, including Automatic Delay Repay and Loyalty Points. You’ll also spare yourself the station’s ticket queues as you’ll have planned ahead and bought online.

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How it Works

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Buy your Weekly Season paper ticket online, at a ticket vending machine or at a ticket office. Online paper tickets can be collected at the ticket machines.

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Use your ticket at the gates to travel with ease

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Or forget all that and buy your Weekly Season online on a c2c Smartcard and wave goodbye altogether to Monday morning queues at the station

Ticket Comparison

Commuter TicketsWeekly Season ticketsStandard ticketsMonthly & Custom-Length Season ticketsAnnual Season ticketsFlexi-Season tickets
Best forRegular commutersImpromptu train travel - for meetings or interviewsTerm-time travelling or ad-hoc work contracts bestBiggest SavingsPart-time workers
Available on SmartcardYesYesYesYesYes
Available on Smartcard requiredNoNoNoNoNo
Can add a TravelcardYesYesYesYesNo
Goldcard BenefitsNoNoNoYesNo
Cheaper than daily ticketsYesNoYesYesYes

Commuter Tickets

  1. Weekly Season tickets
    Best for
    Regular commuters
    Available on Smartcard
    Yes
    Available on Smartcard Required
    No
    Can add a Travelcard
    Yes
    Goldcard Benefits
    No
    Cheaper than daily tickets
    Yes
  2. Standard tickets
    Best for
    Impromptu train travel - for meetings or interviews
    Available on Smartcard
    Yes
    Available on Smartcard Required
    No
    Can add a Travelcard
    Yes
    Goldcard Benefits
    No
    Cheaper than daily tickets
    No
  3. Monthly & Custom-Length Season tickets
    Best for
    Term-time travelling or ad-hoc work contracts best
    Available on Smartcard
    Yes
    Available on Smartcard Required
    No
    Can add a Travelcard
    Yes
    Goldcard Benefits
    No
    Cheaper than daily tickets
    Yes
  4. Annual Season tickets
    Best for
    Biggest Savings
    Available on Smartcard
    Yes
    Available on Smartcard Required
    No
    Can add a Travelcard
    Yes
    Goldcard Benefits
    Yes
    Cheaper than daily tickets
    Yes
  5. Flexi-Season tickets
    Best for
    Part-time workers
    Available on Smartcard
    Yes
    Available on Smartcard Required
    No
    Can add a Travelcard
    No
    Goldcard Benefits
    No
    Cheaper than daily tickets
    Yes

FAQ connected to this ticket type

  1. 1. What benefits do I get from a Weekly Season ticket?

    If you’re making the same journey regularly, you are likely to save both money and time by buying a Weekly Season ticket, compared with buying Daily tickets. By purchasing your season ticket on a c2c Smartcard, you’ll also be entitled to Automatic Delay Repay and have the chance to opt-in to our Loyalty Scheme.

    For full details on the benefits, visit our Season ticket page here.

  2. 2. I no longer need my Weekly Season ticket; can I get a refund?

    There must be at least least three days remaining on a 7-Day Season Ticket to obtain a refund Please note: on some 7-Day Season Tickets there may be no refund value after three days of use, dependent upon the relevant Standard Day Return price.

    If you stop travelling and no longer need your Season ticket, you can hand it in or post it to the ticket office where you bought it. Any refund is calculated from the date the Season ticket was handed in and will be the difference between the price you paid and the cost of a ticket or tickets for the period for which you have actually used the ticket. An administration charge (see admin charges in our full FAQ – link below) will also be deducted from the refund amount.

    For more details, please visit the National Rail Enquiries  website.

  3. 3. When and where is my Weekly Season ticket valid?

    You can use your Season ticket up to and including its expiry date for any number of journeys between the stations and/or within the zone(s) displayed on it – and at any time of day.

    It may be used at intermediate stations and on any permitted route, unless a route or any other restrictions are specified on the ticket. Details are available where these tickets are issued.

  4. 4. When and where is my Travelcard Season ticket valid?

    Travelcard Season tickets allow unlimited travel at any time of day on National Rail, London Underground, Docklands Light Railway, Croydon Tramlink within the London Fare Zones area.

    Travelcard Season tickets are also valid on most London bus services throughout the London bus network.

    For journeys starting outside the London Fare Zones Area, the Travelcard Season ticket allows travel by train between the starting station and the London Fares Zones Area boundary, with unlimited travel within the zones paid for.

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