Examples of excellent value fare deals:
Midland Mainline's 4-Sight £34
fare giving travel anywhere on Midland Mainline services for up
to four people at £34.
GNER's Fab 4 offer of London to West
Yorkshire return for £49 for up to four people.
Central Trains cheap day return fares
such as "under-a-fiver" and "under-a-tenner".
Virgin Trains offer the £15
single London to Scotland.
Chiltern Trains offer a Family Ticket
at £34 for two adults and two children for Birmingham to
GNER Braveheart promotion between
London and Edinburgh £21 single.
WAGN offer commuters travelling from
Peterborough to London a £1,000 discount on a company-specific
season ticket while still offering an inter-available season ticket.
WAGN Family Travelcardup to
two adults get 20 per cent discount off the price of a One Day
Travelcard and up to four children travel anywhere on WAGN services
for just £1.
Merseyrail offers Adults (£10.50)
and children (£6.70) an excellent integrated package to Chester
Zoo. The ticket, valid anywhere on the Merseyrail network, provides
return rail travel to Bache Station, a bus to Chester Zoo and
Chiltern offer a One Day Travelcard
from Birmingham to London at £24. This offers return travel
and unlimited use of London's public transport system for one
Chiltern trains are unveiling the
Nightrider from 27 September. Available from a series of stations,
it offers return travel to London for just £5.
ScotRail's overnight Caledonian Sleeper
services to and from London now offer a simplified two-tier Lowlands/Highlands
Sleeper APEX fare structure knocking £16 off the price of
a return between Ft William and London, and £6 off all other
Exclusively for Caledonian Sleeper
customers, Arnold Clark is cutting 20 per cent off prices for
its full range of hire cars. It means, for example, passengers
can step off the train from London into a new Ford Ka for £14
a day/£70 a week; a Ford Mondeo GLX for £36 a day/£180
a week, or a VW Caravelle camper for £53 a day/£265
Great Western offer a new discounted
Day Return ticket, SuperAdvance will be reduced by 10 per cent
and Saver fares by 5 per cent. The heavily discounted Apex fares
have been held for the fifth yearwhen comparing Apex fares
for 1995 to Summer 1998, customers can save up to £2.50 (over
9 per cent) in real terms. Supersaver prices increase only in
line with inflation.
Milton Keynes to London (Cheap Day Return)
|Darlington to York (Saver Return)||£10.00
|Macclesfield to Manchester (Cheap Day Return)
|Exeter to Plymouth (Supersaver Return)