Summary

 
Overview

Great value fare available for groups of three or four people travelling together on longer distance routes.

 
Type of offer
Ordinary Promotion 
Nearest stations
Details

Flat fare for small groups of 3 or 4 people travelling together, the price is the same whether there are 3 or 4 people in the group. The Friends Fare is an Advance ticket and is subject to availability

 
Participating train companies
ScotRail;  

Prices

Adult

 Examples of Fares

Aberdeen to Inverness - total price £37.40 - price per person £9.35*

Aberdeen to Edinburgh / Glasgow - total price £48.80 - price per person £12.20*

Inverness to Edinburgh / Glasgow - total price £48.80 - price per person £12.20*

* Based on 4 people travelling together. Fares valid from May 2015.

Child

No child (5-15) discounts are available

Concession

No Railcard discounts are available

Family
N/A
Group
N/A
Discounts available with these products
 

Validity

Area of validity
 
Further Information

For further information see

Reversible
Yes
Details
  • Travel is on ScotRail services only
  • Friends Fare tickets must be booked no later than 18:00 the day before travel
  • Reservations are essential when booking this ticket. Both outward and return reservations must be made at the same time
  • Each member of the group travelling on the correct train, holding a valid Friends Fare ticket AND a valid reservation will be able to travel with no excess required.
  • Any other members of the group who are travelling on a different train to that specified on their ticket, will be deemed to have no valid ticket and should be charged the appropriate fare for their journey.
  • Break of journey at intermediate stations is not allowed, unless for designated connections.
  • Friends Fares are only available for standard class travel.
  • Refunds are not available.
  • Travel plans can be changed, before outward travel, subject to a £10 administration fee for each ticket.
Period of availability
Applies
01/04/2015 - Until further notice

Purchasing

Available to purchase
02/01/2007 - Until further notice
Buying your tickets
  • At a staffed station
  • Rail appointed Travel Agents
  • Telesales on 0344 811 0141 
  • Online at www.scotrail.co.uk

NOTE: not available on the train