Summary

 
Overview

10 Off-Peak journeys for the price of 9 with Carnet

 
Type of offer
Ordinary Promotion 
Nearest stations
Details

Please note that Flexi Season tickets have replaced our Peak Carnet tickets.

​​​​​​​Off-Peak Carnet tickets offer a 10% discount on Standard Class travel, compared to the price of Off-Peak Day Return fares between the following stations and London:

  • Cambridge*
  • Royston*
  • Letchworth Garden City*
  • Huntingdon*
  • St Neots*
  • Hitchin*
  • Stevenage*
  • Welwyn Garden City*
  • Hatfield*
  • Potters Bar*
  • Hertford North*
  • Bedford**
  • Leagrave**
  • Luton**
  • Luton Airport Parkway**
  • Harpenden**
  • St Albans City**

You can buy a Off-Peak Carnet book of either five or 10 single journey tickets.

Your Off-Peak Carnet tickets will need to be used within three months.

Off-Peak Carnet tickets are one-way, so you will need a separate book of Off-Peak Carnet tickets for your return journey.

You cannot combine your 10% discount with Railcard or GroupSave discounts.

The individual ticket journey price is based on half the relevant Off-Peak Day Return' fare discounted by 10%.

To use a ticket, you must fill in the travel date in black permanent ink before boarding the train. 

 
Participating train companies
East Midlands RailwayGreat NorthernLNERThameslink;  

Last updated: 23 February 2022

Prices

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Last updated: 04 May 2017

Validity

Area of validity
 
Further Information

For further information see

Passenger note

To use a ticket, you must fill in the travel date in black permanent ink before boarding the train. 

You must endorse the date with 2-digit numerical values only, eg. 07 09 for travel on 7th September.

You can break your journey. 

Reversible
No
Period of availability
Applies
08/09/2009 - Until further notice

Last updated: 06 August 2021

Purchasing

Available to purchase
08/09/2009 - Until further notice
Buying your tickets

Off-Peak Carnet tickets are currently available from the following stations:

  • Cambridge*
  • Royston*
  • Letchworth Garden City*
  • Huntingdon*
  • St Neots*
  • Hitchin*
  • Stevenage*
  • Welwyn Garden City*
  • Hatfield*
  • Potters Bar*
  • Hertford North*
  • Bedford**
  • Leagrave**
  • Luton**
  • Luton Airport Parkway**
  • Harpenden**
  • St Albans City**
* From these stations travel is available to / from the following London stations:
  • London Kings Cross
  • London St Pancras
  • Old Street
  • Moorgate
 
** From these stations travel is available to / from the following London stations:
  • London St Pancras
  • Farringdon
  • City Thameslink
  • London Blackfriars
  • London Bridge

 

You can also buy these tickets online from either the Great Northern  or Thameslink websites.

Booking conditions
  • Tickets are valid for 3 months from date of issue.
  • Passengers MUST validate the ticket using permanent black ink before boarding the train.
  • Attempted fraudulent use will result in withdrawal of this ticket, payment of full fare for the journey being made and a possible criminal charge.
  • Only 10 complete unused Off-Peak Carnet tickets will be considered for a refund.
  • Lost or stolen individual tickets will not be replaced.
  • Peak tickets are valid at any time
  • Break of journey is permitted
  • Off-Peak Carnet tickets are valid at anytime on weekends and Public Holidays.
  • On weekdays Off-Peak Carnet tickets cannot be used on trains arriving into London before 10:00. From London, these tickets cannot be used before 09:30, plus between 16:30 and 19:01 for journeys to Cambridge, Royston, Letchworth Garden City, Huntingdon, St Neots, Hitchin, Stevenage, Bedford, Leagrave, Luton, Luton Airport Parkway, Harpenden and St Albans City

 

Last updated: 06 August 2021

Last updated:   23 February 2022