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Valleys Senior Railcard

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Discounted rail travel on the Valley Lines network in South Wales


The Valley Lines Senior Railcard offers 50% off Standard Day Return standard class rail fares on the Valley Lines after 09.29. The Railcard is available to anyone aged 60 or over.

Further information

As an alternative to the Valleys Senior Railcard, Transport for Wales now also offer a 34% discount on the same routes for customers presenting a Concessionary Card provided by their local council. These are available to buy on the train and at any staffed station on the Cardiff Valley Lines network.

The discount is valid all day on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays. On Mondays to Fridays after 09:29.

Available to Purchase

From 6th September 2009

Purchase Details

The railcard can be purchased at any staffed station in the Cardiff Valley Lines network

Valid from

From 6th September 2009

Days & Times Valid

Valid on Valley Lines services which are scheduled to arrive at Cardiff Central at 09:29 or later, for the entire duration of the train's journey. The railcard is also valid on all Valley Lines services on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays.

Valid in both directions


Validity Area

Applicable Zone of Station(s)

Aberdare, Aber, Birchgrove, Bargoed, Bridgend, Brithdir, Barry, Barry Docks, Barry Island, Cadoxton, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff Central, Cardiff Queen Street, Cogan, Cwmbach, Coryton, Caerphilly, Cathays, Danescourt, Dingle Road...


  • Adult


    Railcard is valid for a one year, and gives 50% off Standard class Day Return fares between Valley Line stations.

  • Group

    Cardholder only