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Strathclyde PTE Zonecard

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

Multi-modal Season Ticket for Strathclyde PTE zones.

The ZoneCard is a flexible season ticket for unlimited travel by train, Glasgow Subway, most buses (not night buses or X4) and some ferries in the Strathclyde region. ZoneCard may be used wherever you see the ZoneCard logo.

There are 12 zones in the Strathclyde PTE area. Minimum purchase is 2 zones; (If you hold a valid ticket for either G1 or G2 and wish to travel in an outer Glasgow zone (G3 to G8) a minimum of Three zones is required). Maximum purchase is all zones.

ZoneCard is valid from Sunday to Saturday.

ZNW - weekly

ZN4 - 4 weekly

ZNT - 10 weeks

ZNA - Annual

(only the above periods of availability are offered)

Single or Return

Return

Operator

  • ScotRail

Standard Class Ticket Code

ZNW, ZN4, ZNT & ZNA

Availability

Purchase Location

Scotrail station ticket offices or travel centres.

SPT Travel Shops or SPT website.

Additionally, existing card holders can renew at selected newsagents and convenicence stores in the Glasgow area.

Purchase Availability

ZoneCard is valid from Sunday to Saturday.

For a first time purchase, you can buy one on the Saturday prior to its validity (although the ticket will not be valid for use until the following day). First time purchase will require production of a passport sized photograph.

Existing users can renew their Zonecard from the Thursday preceding the expiry date of your ticket. Existing Photocard required for renewals.

Pre-booking Requirement

No pre-booking requirement except as detailed above for first time purchases.

Reservations Compulsory

No

No

Discounts

Children

Yes

Only 1 and 4 week Season Zonecards.

Only 2, 3, 4, 5 or all zones Zonecards.

See SPT website for more details.

Railcards

No

No discounts.

Outward Journey

Day Of Travel

Valid any day in the Strathclyde PTE area. The ticket-holder's photocard is needed to validate the ticket.

Time Of Travel

Valid any time in the Strathclyde PTE area. The ticket-holder's photocard is needed to validate the ticket.

Return Journey

Day Of Travel

Valid any day in the Strathclyde PTE area. The ticket-holder's photocard is needed to validate the ticket.

Time Of Travel

Valid any time in the Strathclyde PTE area. The ticket-holder's photocard is needed to validate the ticket.

Refunds

Refunds or replacements for lost or stolen ZoneCards cannot be given, therefore insurance is recommended.

No refunds will be given on weekly tickets.

Refunds are only available on unused complete weeks of all other tickets and an administration fee of £3.00 will be charged. To obtain a refund you should post your ZoneCard to:

The Survey and Data Section,

SPT, Consort House,

12 West George Street

Glasgow

G2 1HN

or deliver your ZoneCard to any SPT travel centre.

Changes To Travel Plans

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