Buy a 26-30 Railcard and Get 1/3 Off Train Travel

Save 1/3 on rail fares

No travel time restrictions

Available for the Tube

What is the 26-30 Railcard?

The 26-30 Railcard offers a 1/3 discount on many UK rail fares for individuals between 26 and 30 years old. You can enjoy discounted travel at any time, but please note that a minimum fare of £12 applies to all journeys made between 04:30 and 09:59, Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays, July, and August). On average, 26-30 Railcard holders save £218 per year.

*Based on the average savings made by 26-30 Railcard holders between April 2021 and March 2022, excluding the price of the Railcard.

How much does the 26-30 Railcard cost?

The 26-30 Railcard is priced at £30 for one year.

How do I ?

To apply for a 26-30 Railcard, you will need to provide the following information:

• Proof of age (UK driving license/provisional license, passport, or EEA national ID card)

• A high-quality digital photo of your passport

• Debit or credit card for payment

How to Use the 26-30 Railcard on

Use digital Railcards and enjoy discounts of up to 33%, catering to different age groups. Digital Railcards provide a convenient and cost-effective way to book discounted train tickets, making your journeys more affordable.

  • Step 01

    Step 01

    Open the Trip.com app and tap "Trains" at the top of the homepage

  • Step 02

    Step 02

    Tap "Buy a Railcard" at the bottom of the page

  • Step 03

    Step 03

    Sign in to your Trip.com account and select a Railcard type that is right for you

  • Step 04

    Step 04

    Enter your personal information and purchase

  • Step 05

    Step 05

    Tap "My Railcards" to view your Railcard

  • Step 06

    Step 06

    Add your Railcard when booking train tickets to enjoy discounts

With your railcard, you can get 1/3 off your train tickets anywhere - not just with Trip.com.
Digital Railcards are also locked to your account, so they can be stored on any devices you use.

Why Buy 26-30 Railcards on ?

No More Switching

No More Switching

You can manage your train tickets and Railcards in one place by adding the digital Railcards to your Trip.com account. You won't need to switch between apps or dig around for your physical Railcards.
Worry-free

Worry-free

When you add a digital Railcard to your Trip.com account, it can be stored on any device you use. So you never worry about forgetting or losing your Railcard.
Available at Any Time

Available at Any Time

Trip.com works hard to offer a one-stop service for our users' train travel. By adding a digital Railcard to your Trip.com account, you can conveniently access your Railcard when needed, e.g. when the ticket inspector checks your ticket.
More Discounts

More Discounts

New users can enjoy up to 50% off when purchasing a digital Railcard on the .

26-30 Railcard FAQ

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Can I use the 26-30 Railcard on the Tube?

Can I use my 26-30 Railcard for someone else?

How do I use the 26-30 Railcard?

Is the 26-30 Railcard only valid during off-peak times?

Can I request a refund if I don't use my digital Railcard?

What happens if I lose my device?

Why has my Railcard been blocked?