Buy a Senior Railcard and Get 1/3 Off Train Travel

Save 1/3 on rail fares

No travel time restrictions

Easy renewal online

What is the Senior Railcard?

The Senior Railcard offers a 1/3 discount on rail fares for individuals 60 years old and over. You can apply for a Senior Railcard up to 2 weeks before your 60th birthday.

How much does the Senior Railcard cost?

The Senior Railcard is priced at £30 for one year or £70 for three years.

How do I use the Senior Railcard?

Once you have your Senior Railcard, simply select this option when booking your train ticket online or at a valid ticket machine. Be prepared to show your Senior Railcard when presenting your ticket on the train, or when buying a ticket in person.

How can I renew my Senior Railcard online?

Please click 'Renew my Railcard' on the homepage to log in to account. Once logged in, click 'Renew' under your expired or soon to expired Railcard, choose the type of Railcard you would like' section and follow the instructions on the screen to complete your purchase.

How do I ?

To apply for a Senior Railcard, you will need to provide the following information:

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

• A high-quality digital photo of your passport

• Debit or credit card for payment

How to Use the Senior 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 Senior 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 .

Senior Railcard FAQ

Is it worth getting a ?

Can I buy a Senior Railcard before I turn 60?

Do senior citizens receive a discount on train fares?

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?