We offer a range of daily Single and Return tickets. These include Anytime tickets which are valid in the peak and off peak, Off Peak tickets which are valid during off peak hours on weekdays and all weekend, and Super Off Peak which is available at weekends only. However, if you buy online three or more days in advance then you’ll get our cheapest Off Peak fare, 7 days a week.
Ideal for impromptu train travel
Turn up and go anytime. Day Singles and Return tickets are there for you to travel whenever you want.
Key features of Day Single and Return Tickets
There when you need it, our Day Single and Return tickets allow you to travel during peak hours – or outside of them – and on weekdays or weekends
Kids aged four and below travel for free, with children from five to 15 journeying for half of the adult fare
There are two ways to buy: online for optimum convenience, or from one of our in-station ticket offices or self-service machines.
How Daily Standard paper tickets work
Buy your ticket online (or at the station) choosing from Anytime, Off Peak, Super Off Peak, Singles & Returns or Child tickets.
Collect your ticket from a ticket machine, or you can buy directly from the ticket machine on your day of travel, or from the ticket office
Use your ticket at the gates to travel with ease - simple.
|Commuter Tickets||Daily tickets||Annual Season tickets||Monthly & Custom-Length Season tickets||Weekly Season tickets||Flexi-Season tickets|
|Best for||Impromptu train travel - for meetings or interviews||Biggest Savings||Term-time travelling or ad-hoc work contracts best||Regular commuters||Part-time workers|
|Available on Smartcard||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Available on Smartcard required||No||No||No||No||No|
|Can add a Travelcard||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||No|
|Cheaper than daily tickets||No||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|