School/College Travel Discounts

Discounts are available for all ages with 16 to 19-year-olds in full-time education receiving up to 50% discount off adult fares on season tickets valid for a complete term or academic year.

Travel must be between any two stations within the Greater Anglia network but excludes Travelcard and Oyster areas.

The train is a fast and easy way to travel and increases the choice of where to study.

For easy payments ask about monthly payment through Seasons Direct.

Refunds: View updated refund policy here. If you'd like to refund a scholar pass for the full academic year, please contact [email protected]. There are no refunds available for termly passes for the spring term.

How to Apply:

For Schools near the following stations please use our scholars discounted website:

  • Braintree
  • Brentwood
  • Broxbourne
  • Clacton
  • Cambridge
  • Chelmsford
  • Colchester
  • Hockley
  • Ipswich
  • Newport
  • North Walsham
  • Norwich
  • Shenfield
  • Southend Victoria
  • Ware
  • C2C

For Schools on the West Anglia Mainline:

(i.e. Cambridge, Bishop Stortford, Ely, Cheshunt, Harlow Town, etc.)

Please call the team on 0345 600 7245, option 3 then option 1.

For selected schools in Cambridge try the Cambridge Student Connect Card. Try here.

Anglia Plus Scholar Seasons

The discounted term passes are available online and from our ticket offices.

Annual or Annual (short) can be purchased via our business travel team on 0345 600 7245 (option 3).

The zones and fares are shown below:

Anglia plus scholar seasons map

1 Zone Term Term (Short) Annual Annual (Short) Student Direct Monthly Payment Option
16-19 £304.00 £152.00 £912.00 £760.00 *£107.00
Child £304.00 £820.00 £107.00

2 Zones Term Term (Short) Annual Annual (Short) Student Direct Monthly Payment Option
16-19 £518.00 £259.00 £1554.00 £1295.00 *£161.00
Child £518.00 £1400.00 £161.00

* = Business Travel monthly subscription only

For further information and to find out whether your school/college is eligible please contact our sales team at [email protected]

Business Travel service Opening times

Business Travel phone lines will be open from 09:00 - 16:30 Monday to Friday (excluding bank holidays).