What happens when you forget your Railcard?
If you forget your Railcard you will either be required to buy a new ticket or you may on certain services be liable for a Penalty Fare. However, a train company will normally allow you to claim back this extra expense on the first occasion in each year where this happens.
What happens if you travel with an out of date Railcard?
Can I travel on discounted tickets if my Railcard expires before I complete my journey? No. You will not be able to travel with your discounted tickets if your 16-25 Railcard has expired. Discounted tickets are only valid if you are using them with a valid Railcard.
What is the fine for expired Railcard?
a Penalty Fare of £20. twice the full applicable single fare to the next station at which the train calls, whichever is the greater.
Can you renew an expired Railcard?
Can I renew an expired Railcard? Yes you can still renew a Railcard in your online account once it has expired.
How do I appeal a Railcard fine?
At the moment, to appeal a rail fare, you have to write to the company on the front of a penalty fare notice, and then if the appeal is unsuccessful, go back to this body with a second stage appeal.
Does a screenshot of Railcard work?
“The terms and conditions of e-tickets are clear that the customer must activate and take the ticket with them when they travel. A photograph or screenshot is not acceptable, as this is not the ticket and could be used by anyone.
Can I renew my Santander 16-25 Railcard?
A: You can renew your 16-25 Railcard bought online within 30 days of its expiry and before your 26th birthday to a digital or a plastic Railcard.
Can I extend my Railcard?
Railcards cannot be renewed until they are within 30 days of the expiry date. 16-25, Disabled Persons, Family & Friends, Senior and Veterans Railcards can be renewed for either 1 or 3 years. All Railcards, except 26-30 Railcards, can be renewed for a plastic or digital version.
Can you smile in a Railcard photo?
Yes, you will need to provide a suitable image for your disabled railcard when you apply. ❓ Can you smile on a railcard photo? Your expression needs to remain neutral in your photo. Your photo may be rejected if you smile.
How much does a 16 25 Railcard cost?
The 16-25 Railcard costs just £30 so after just a few trips, the card will have paid for itself (the equivalent of paying £2.50 a month, if you buy annually). Alternatively, you can get a 3-year Railcard for just £70, saving you £20 on the price of three 1-year Railcards.
How much can I save with the 16-25 Railcard?
How much can I save with the 16-25 Railcard? The 16-25 Railcard costs just £30 so after just a few trips, the card will have paid for itself (the equivalent of paying £2.50 a month, if you buy annually). Alternatively, you can get a 3-year Railcard for just £70, saving you £20 on the price of three 1-year Railcards.
Is there a student discount on the Railcard?
There is no discount on the card itself but you will obviously get “student priced” train travel if you have one. We also promote railcard deals from time to time on our Facebook page. A lot of students who go to university a long way from home or simply enjoy travelling the country love to take advantage of this discount card.
Can a 16 year old apply for a Railcard?
As the name suggests, the Railcard is only available for people aged between 16 and 25. However, you can a lso apply for one if you’re a mature student in full-time study, as long as you’re eligible. Where can I buy the 16-25 Railcard?