How to save money while travelling with Greater Anglia this Christmas

Published on: Thursday, 16 November 2023
Last updated: Thursday, 16 November 2023

Snowy Greater Anglia

Credit: Greater Anglia

Greater Anglia is advising travellers to book in advance this festive season to take advantage of the best value fares.

The train operator has a range of Advance fares, starting at just £10 single between London and Norwich. Passengers can also take advantage of a £8 single between London and Cambridge.

Customers are advised to book in advance in order to benefit from the best value fares.

Customers can save money by using a Railcard. By using the 16-25, 26-30, Disabled Persons, Family & Friends, Network, Senior, Veterans and Two Together Railcards, customers can save up to a third off prices, while the 16-17 Saver gives a 50 per cent discount.

Rail travellers can also spend an evening out in London and return home the same evening or the next morning, all for £25 with the London Evening Out and London Overnight tickets.

Customers travelling between stations between Norwich to Colchester, plus branch lines such as Lowestoft to either Liverpool Street or Stratford can also benefit from this offer.

Martin Moran, Commercial Director, Greater Anglia said:

“We know the lead-up to the festive period is a busy time for customers travelling for parties, days out and shopping trips.

“For the cheapest fares, customers should book directly on the Greater Anglia website or app.

"We also have a range of money-saving tips including GroupSave for groups of 3-9 people, who can save a third on their tickets while travelling together.

"Our Off-Peak fares also offer excellent value for money.

“Network Rail will be carrying out some engineering work this winter so customers are reminded to plan ahead and check before they travel.”

For those looking for great shopping and festive fun outside the capital, Greater Anglia serves popular destinations including Cambridge, Chelmsford, Colchester, Ipswich, Bury St Edmunds and Norwich.

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