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Dales Railcard Winter Offers Nov 2018



07 January 2019

Dales Railcard Winter Offer

Northern have announced details of the winter offer for Dales Railcard holders. The offer is available from Monday, 5 November 2018 until Saturday, 6 April 2019 excluding travel on the following Saturdays and Sundays in December:

1 and 2, 8 and 9, 15 and 16 and 22 and 23 December.

For travel on the Leeds-Settle-Carlisle line, the cost of the ranger ticket is £9.00 and for up to four accompanying children, the cost is £4.50 each.

The offer is also available for travel on the Bentham line, where the cost of the adult day ranger special offer ticket is £7.00. Up to four children can accompany a Dales Railcard holder at the special price of £3.50 each.

These tickets will not be interchangeable for travel between the two routes.

The ticket will be valid on all trains except on the following trains Monday to Friday:

  • 0551 Carlisle to Leeds (Monday-Friday) service or the
  • 0648 service (Monday-Friday) from Lancaster to Leeds.

There is no time restriction on Saturdays, Sundays or Bank Holidays.  The offer is also available during the February half term.

Please note:

  • Normal conditions of travel will apply during the offer.
  • Customers can break their journey at any point within the validity area of the Day Ranger ticket
  • Customers must have a valid Dales Railcard to take up this offer and this must be carried while using this Day Ranger ticket.
  • All travel must be on the date stated on the ticket
  • Available for purchase in advance from any staffed station or the conductor on train if boarding at unstaffed stations or when the booking office is closed
  • Not to be used for local journeys Skipton – Bradford Forster Square / Leeds inclusive in accordance with the conditions of the Dales Railcard.

You can buy a Dales Railcard here or from the booking offices at Appleby, Carlisle, Settle, Carnforth or Skipton.   The Dales Railcard costs £10 and is valid for 12 months; for less than 20p a day you can get year round discounts for travel on the Settle-Carlisle and Bentham lines.

And, you can get even more savings by using the Explore discount vouchers available for local shops, cafes, hotels, attractions and other business.  Take a look at the latest discounts available here.