Dales Railcard

Savings of up to 1/3 on tickets for £13 per person per year..

The Dales Railcard scheme allows residents in specified postcode areas bordering the Settle-Carlisle, Leeds-Morecambe and Carlisle-Brampton lines and in the Clitheroe/Whalley area to purchase a Dales Railcard providing year-round discounts for travel.

Northern Rail is again offering a winter offer for Dales Railcard holders. A £8.50 flat fare day return ticket will be available during the following periods.  Up to four children can accompany the Dales Railcard holder for £4.25 each.
  • Sunday, 2 November to Friday, 28 November 2014
  • Saturday, 27 December 2014 to Friday, 13 February 2015
  • Monday, 23 February to Saturday, 28 March 2015
Please note the offer is not available for travel for trains timed before 0815 hours Monday to Friday but is available on all trains at weekends and Bank Holidays.


For more information about the benefits, conditions of use and to find out how to purchase a Dales Railcard, please follow the links below to the Settle Carlisle Railway Development Company website:

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Eligible Postcode Areas

  • CA 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 16, 17
  • DL 8, 11, 12
  • LA 2, 5, 6, 10
  • BD 23, 24
  • BB 7

Key Benefits

  • Savings of up to 1/3 on tickets for £13 per year
  • You can use a Dales Railcard to save money on single, day return and saver return tickets
  • Allows you to take advantage of the annual winter offer
  • Up to four children can travel with the Railcard holder (based on an 81% discount on the adult fare)
  • Easy and convenient – buy and renew your Dales Railcard online
Friends of the Settle Carlisle Line Dales Railcard

Members of the Friends of the Settle-Carlisle Line, who live outside the eligible post code areas, are able to purchase a Dales Railcard through the Friends. The conditions of use and benefits are the same as for Dales Railcard holders – you can find out more on the Settle Carlisle Railway Development Company website.

Your membership must have at least 3 months to run. If you would like to apply for a Friends’ Dales Railcard please use the Contact Us facility on the FoSCL web site, www.foscl.org.uk, for more information.”