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Train companies affected:South Western Railway

Southeastern First Weekender

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


A First Class weekend return ticket which can be purchased in advance or immediately before travel.

Single or Return



  • c2c
  • West Midlands Trains
  • West Midlands Railway
  • Transport for Wales
  • Transport for Greater Manchester
  • TransPennine Express
  • Thameslink
  • Stansted Express
  • Southern
  • Southeastern
  • South Western Railway
  • ScotRail
  • Northern
  • Merseyrail
  • Lumo
  • London Underground
  • London Southend Airport
  • London Overground
  • London Northwestern Railway
  • LNER
  • Island Line
  • Hull Trains
  • Heathrow Express
  • Greater Anglia
  • Great Western Railway
  • Great Northern
  • Grand Central
  • Glasgow Prestwick Airport Ltd
  • Gatwick Express
  • Eurostar
  • Elizabeth line
  • East Midlands Railway
  • CrossCountry
  • Chiltern Railways
  • Caledonian Sleeper
  • Avanti West Coast

First Class Ticket Code

WK0, WK1 & WK5


Purchase Location


Pre-booking Requirement

This ticket can be purchased in advance or immediately before travel.

Reservations Compulsory


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.




Children (Aged 5 to 15 inclusive): 50% discount. Up to two children under five can travel free with each fare paying passenger. Railcard discounts: Disabled Persons Railcard: No discount, Family & Friends Railcard: No discount, HM Forces Railcard: No discount, Network Railcard: No discount, Senior Railcard: No discount and 16-25 Railcard: No discount. Other discount cards: Jobcentre Plus Travel Discount Card: No discount and Gold Cards: No discount.



A 34% discount is available to holders of the following Railcards: Disabled Persons Railcard, Veterans Railcard, Family & Friends Railcard, HM Forces Railcard, Senior Railcard, Two Together Railcard, 16-25 Railcard, or 26-30 Railcard. 50% discount for 16-17 Saver. See terms & conditions of individual Railcard for time restrictions.

Outward Journey

Day Of Travel

The outward journey must be on the date shown on the ticket (which must be a Friday or a Saturday).

Time Of Travel

Time restrictions apply for outward travel on a Friday, there are no time restrictions on when you can travel on a Saturday.

Break Of Journey

A break of journey is not allowed on the outward portion of the ticket.

Return Journey

Day Of Travel

The return journey must be made on a Saturday or Sunday of the same weekend.

Time Of Travel

There are no time restrictions for return journeys on a Saturday or Sunday.

Break Of Journey

A break of journey is allowed on the return portion of the ticket.


A full refund is available if you return the completely unused ticket to the place of purchase within 28 days of expiry of the ticket. The amount of the refund will normally take into account any use you have made of the ticket and in some circumstances no refund will be paid.

Changes To Travel Plans

You may change your travel plans at any time within the validity of the ticket without having to pay an additional fare.