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Standard Business Pack (excluding Underground)

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


Standard Class Return ticket to London with added benefits.

The package includes:

  • Standard class Return rail travel by London North Eastern Railway and connecting services.

  • One outward and one return free seat reservation.

  • complimentary catering, which can be used outward and/or return.

  • Up to 3 days free car parking at selected stations subject to availability

Note: Restaurants, where carried, are subject to availability. There are no restaurants and no access to First Class accommodation for Standard Class customers except on payment of the upgrade.

Single or Return



  • LNER

Standard Class Ticket Code



Purchase Location

Ticket offices and travel centres, rail-appointed travel agents, online at most train company websites or through other online retailers or train company telesales offices.

Purchase Availability

Not available on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays as there is no restaurant car.

Pre-booking Requirement

Tickets must be bought by 18:00 the day before travel.

Reservations Compulsory


Compulsory on outward journey and strongly recommended on return as London North Eastern Railway trains can be very busy.

Reservations can be made for one outward train and one return train only.






Outward Journey

Day Of Travel

Valid any day, as dated on the ticket.

Time Of Travel

Valid for the train specified on the ticket.

Return Journey

Day Of Travel

Valid any day within one calendar month.

Time Of Travel

Valid on any London North Eastern Railway service.


  • Completely unused and returned complete - full refund less any local cancellation charge.

  • Unused outward leg and partially completed journeys - no refund.

  • Unused return legs - from the ticket value, deduct the equivalent Standard Class Anytime Single fare.

  • Deduct a further £35·00 plus any local cancellation fees, and refund the remainder.

  • Car parking used but not ticket - deduct £30 plus any local cancellation fees and refund the remainder.

Changes To Travel Plans

  • Change of outward date allowed, without penalty, if done in advance of travel date and within the validity of the ticket.

  • Change of outward train allowed, on the date shown on the ticket, without penalty.

  • Upgrade to First Class is allowed upon payment of the difference between the SOS and FOS fare for each leg excessed to/from London. No additional benefits are available.