National Rail Armed Forces Discount
By buying the HM Forces Railcard you can save 1/3 on most rail fares.
The Railcard is available to all members of the regular armed forces, certain reservists, and in most cases the partners and dependent children of eligible members.
For further details please contact the Merchant.
To apply for your Railcard please see your Unit HR Admin Staff.
HM Forces Railcards cannot be purchased at National Rail stations.
PLEASE NOTE: When planning a journey with our Journey Planner, in the Passengers
and Railcards section simply select the number and type of Railcards that
you will be travelling with and click 'Add' after each selection. When the fares
are displayed, click on one of the prices to see how much money you've saved by
using your Railcard!
National Rail HM Forces Railcard required when purchasing tickets / showing to ticket conductor on train.
Costs £15 per year.
A valid Railcard and Photocard must be presented whenever a discounted ticket is purchased.
- For regular travel to place of employment, duty or education.
- On any shipping or ferry services (except to/from the Isle of Wight).
- On London underground services except for Zones 1-6 Off Peak day Travelcards and through train journeys across London on tickets routed ´Via London´.
If you travel at or before 10am Monday to Friday (except during July and August) a minimum fare will apply.
Applies to following companies
Arriva Trains Wales, c2c, Chiltern Railways, CrossCountry, East Coast, East Midlands Trains, First Capital Connect, First Great Western, First Hull Trains, First TransPennine Express, Gatwick Express, Grand Central, Greater Anglia, Heathrow Connect, Heathrow Express, Island Line, London Midland, London Overground, Merseyrail, National Rail, Northern Rail, ScotRail, South West Trains, Southeastern, Southern, Stansted Express, Virgin Trains.
Please contact the Merchant for full Terms & Conditions.