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How to buy tickets : delivery options

Delivery options -

Online booking allows you to perform both plan a journey and book tickets in one place, either from home, work, or on the move; searching for suitable journeys and buying tickets

 

Online booking means the tickets will not be issued to you directly
You will then be given various options for the issuing of your tickets

 

Please be aware that some third party providers apply various charges when Online booking
See
additional charges for full details

 


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Third party providers -

MyTrainTicket
raileasy
redspottedhanky.com

thetrainline.com

Fast Ticket Machine

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

NO

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

 

 

YES

YES

YES
YES

1st

Class

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

NO

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

 

YES

YES

YES
YES

1st Class

Recorded

NO
NO
NO
NO
NO

NO
NO
NO
NO
NO
NO
NO
NO
NO
NO
NO
NO
YES
NO
NO
NO
NO
YES

YES
NO
NO

 

 

NO

NO

NO
NO

Next

Day

YES
YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

NO

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

 

 

YES

YES

YES
YES

e-ticket


NO

NO

NO

YES

YES

NO

YES

NO

YES *

NO

YES *

YES *

YES *

YES *

NO

YES

NO

NO

NO

NO

YES *

NO

NO

YES *

YES *

YES

 

 

YES *

YES *

YES *
YES *

M-ticket


NO

NO

NO

NO

NO

NO

NO

NO

NO

YES

NO

NO

NO

NO

NO

YES

NO

NO

NO

NO

NO

NO

NO

NO

NO

YES

 

 

NO

NO

NO
NO

Online booking -

Fast Ticket Machine :
This method allows you to collect your ticket at selected railway stations from a Fast Ticket Machine

 

1st Class :
This is tickets sent by Royal Mail 1st Class post

 

1st Class Recorded :

This is tickets sent by Royal Mail 1st Class Recorded post

 

Next Day :
This is tickets sent by Royal Mail Special Delivery Next Day before 1PM service

 

e-ticket / Print at home :
This is tickets you print prior to travel

* - this train company only offers a limited service to specific ticket types or routes, typically Advance only

m-ticket :

This is tickets uploaded to your mobile device

 

Recommendation -

We currently recommend you use East Coast for tickets issued by :

Fast Ticket Machine,e-ticket, and Next Day

We currently recommend you use First Transpennine Express for tickets issued by :

1st Class

We currently recommend you use Southern for tickets issued by :
1st Class recorded

 

Details are correct as at 30 September 2012