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Pay as you go (Peak) Single (Standard)

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

Pay as you go peak fares are walk-up tickets with no restrictions on when you can travel.

Single or Return

Single

Operator

  • c2c
  • Chiltern Railways
  • East Midlands Railway
  • Gatwick Express
  • Great Northern
  • Great Western Railway
  • Greater Anglia
  • London Northwestern Railway
  • London Overground
  • London Underground
  • South Western Railway
  • Southeastern
  • Southern
  • Stansted Express
  • Elizabeth line
  • Thameslink
  • Avanti West Coast
  • West Midlands Railway

Standard Class Ticket Code

PAP

Availability

Purchase Location

-

Pre-booking Requirement

Credit on Oyster Smartcard required or use Contactless payment card

Reservations Compulsory

No

No, but you can reserve a seat on many longer distance services and reservations are recommended on busy services. Please note that some train services are designated as reservation only, regardless of ticket held.

Discounts

Children

Yes

Children (aged 5 to 15 inclusive)

Railcards

Yes

No discounts

Outward Journey

Day Of Travel

Touch in and out on the day of travel.

Break Of Journey

No break of journey allowed.

Return Journey

Day Of Travel

n/a

Break Of Journey

n/a

Refunds

Not Applicable

Changes To Travel Plans

-