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Contactless Pay as you go (Off-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


Off-peak contactless fares are a pay as you go ticket type with time restrictions on when you can travel.

Single or Return



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

Standard Class Ticket Code



Purchase Location

Not needed. Touch contactless card or device on yellow card reader at validator or gate.

Purchase Availability

No ticket purchase necessary. Touch card or device on reader at start and end of journey. Adult fares only. Railcards and discounts do not apply.

Daily and Monday to Sunday capping available.

Pre-booking Requirement


Reservations Compulsory







General Conditions

Daily and Monday to Sunday capping may apply. Only touch 1 card or device on the reader. 1 card per person. Standard Class only. Use the same card or device to touch in and out.

Railcards and other discounts do not apply.

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Outward Journey

Day Of Travel

Touch in and out with card or device on the day of travel.

Break Of Journey

No break of journey allowed.