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Friends and Family Ticket (Network West Midlands)

The following terms and conditions apply to this type of ticket. Please note that some tickets have restrictions on the days or times you can travel. Please check before you travel.

Terms and Conditions

Description

nNetwork Friends and Family fare is available off-peak for one adult for £1 and up to two children aged 5-15 for 50p each when accompanying a holder of a valid adult nTrain or nNetwork Season Ticket, for a return journey between two stations in the Network West Midlands area, as long as the stations are in the same rail zones covered by the nTrain or nNetwork Season Ticket.

All persons using this fare, including the Season Ticket holder, must travel together at all times.

Friends and Family fares are available between any two stations in the Network West Midlands area (plus Rugeley Trent Valley, Rugeley Town, Hednesford, Cannock and Landywood - only if a train Season ticket is held) on journeys covered by the Season Ticket, e.g. if Season Ticket is valid for zones 1-3 then the Friends and Family fare is also valid for journeys in zone 1-3.

Season ticket holders must possess a 1 week, 4 week, monthly Direct Debit, 13 week or 52 week nTrain or nNetwork Season Ticket.

Full details of the full range of tickets, periods of validity, zones and maps can be found on the nNetwork [Network West Midlands] website.

Single or Return

Return

Operator

  • Transport for Wales
  • Chiltern Railways
  • CrossCountry
  • London Northwestern Railway
  • West Midlands Railway
  • Avanti West Coast

Standard Class Ticket Code

BCF & FFC

Availability

Purchase Location

Staffed station ticket offices in the nNetwork area.

Not available to purchase on board the train unless travelling from an unstaffed station.

Purchase Availability

Available any day from stations in the nNetwork area.

Pre-booking Requirement

No pre-booking required.

Reservations Compulsory

No

No reservations are needed. Please note that some train services are designated as reservation only, regardless of ticket held.

Discounts

Children

Yes

Children can be added to the ticket at the special rate shown above but there is no further discount on the already discounted child rate.

Railcards

No

No discounts.

General Conditions

Fare applies to adult Season Tickets only, i.e. not valid with

network Child Term Extra season ticket.

nNetwork 2 week Off-Peak, nNetwork Student, Concessionary Passes and pre-09:30 tickets cannot be used in conjunction with this fare.

Not available with any other rail offer.

No further discounts for Railcard holders.

Not valid to or from stations outside the nNetwork area.

Outward Journey

Day Of Travel

Valid for travel only on the date on the ticket and on the routes permitted by the accompanying passenger's Season Ticket.

Time Of Travel

Friends and Family fares are available for off-peak travel after 09:30 on Monday to Fridays and anytime on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays.

Return Journey

Day Of Travel

Valid for travel only on the date on the ticket and on the routes permitted by the accompanying passenger's Season Ticket.

Time Of Travel

Friends and Family fares are available for off-peak travel after 09:30 on Monday to Fridays and anytime on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays.

Refunds

Wholly unused tickets are refunded. An administration charge is deducted.

Changes To Travel Plans

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