Enjoy great value days out in Hertfordshire with Greater Anglia this month

Published on: Tuesday, 5 March 2024
Last updated: Tuesday, 5 March 2024

Greater Anglia train at Hertford East station.

Above: Greater Anglia train at Hertford East station. Credit: Greater Anglia

From to farmers markets to family fun, Greater Anglia is encouraging people to get out and explore Hertfordshire by train this month.

To make it easier and even more convenient to travel by train, Greater Anglia has a range of great value fares available such as discounted Advance tickets, Ranger tickets and the Family & Friends Railcard.

You can save a small fortune on parking when you travel by train and avoid queues of traffic in the county’s tourist hot spots.

Here are some of the events happening in Hertfordshire in March which are accessible by train:

Bishop’s Stortford Farmers and Craft Market

Held on the first Saturday of every month, the market is a great way to meet local food, drink and craft producers. The next market takes place on 2 March from 09:30am-1:30pm along North Street.

Hertford Superhero Trail

Keep the children entertained this Easter with Hertford's Superhero Trail, which runs from 29 March to 14 April, Follow the trail map and discover the knitted characters hiding in shops and shop windows across Hertford Town Centre. Locate the clues for a chance to win a £30 gift voucher to spend at a local retailer! And don’t forget to visit the Castle during your visit. More info: www.hertford.gov.uk/events-listings/children-s-easter-trail/

Greater Anglia’s Commercial and Customer Services Director, Martin Moran, said:

“Travelling by train is cheaper than you think, and with our price promise and cheapest fare finder, you are guaranteed to get the lowest price when you book through our website.

“Our region has so much to offer and whether it’s a trip to the city or coast, shopping or sightseeing, we are giving people more money to spend on having a great time by helping them save money on their train fare.”

Greater Anglia also offers a range of Advance fares that offer customers savings of between 60 and 70% on the standard walk-up prices, plus 2FOR1 on entry to many top attractions in London and East Anglia.

The train operator also has a range of great value fares which are available all year round, including GroupSave for people travelling in a group of three or more, a special London evening out fare for those staying overnight in the capital and a Club 50 discount for those aged 50 and over.

For the best value fares, passengers should book in advance and the earlier customers book, the more they can save.

For more information on these and other offers visit www.greateranglia.co.uk/offers/

For more information on ticket fares and timetables visit www.greateranglia.co.uk.