LNER FAMILY RETURN TICKETS
Think the car is the cheapest option for a family day out or getaway? Think again. With the LNER Family Return ticket, up to two adults and four children can travel for one great fixed price.
Leave the car at home and hop onboard an LNER train for a hassle-free trip. With fast journey times, no unscheduled loo stops (we have them onboard) and fantastic views from the window that the whole family can enjoy. Plus, there’s no need to pack a lunch with our great selection of food and drink from the Let’s Eat Cafe Bar.
Reasons to choose a Family Return ticket
1) Easily book one ticket for the whole family
When you buy book a Family Return, your ticket covers up to two adults and up to four children. So if they want to bring a friend or you’re taking all the grandkids for a day out, you’re all covered.
2) One great price, guaranteed
Your Family Return offers an all-in-one return journey at a fixed price, without needing to buy separate tickets. A Family Returns start at just £49.
3) Free Wi-Fi
Whilst the kids are looking out of the windows at the views, you can use our free onboard Wi-Fi to catch up on the news of the day, read the latest blogs or look up things to do at your destination.
4) Visiting London? You’ll get 2FOR1 tickets
If you’re taking the family on a day out to London, you can save on attractions in London with the exclusive 2FOR1 deals available with your train ticket.
5) Choose a return journey up to a month later
Your Family Return ticket doesn’t just have to be for days out. Whether you’re going for a weekend in London or a week exploring the Scottish highlands, you can choose a return journey up to one month after your outward journey.
You’ll have to book your return journey at the same time as your outward journey.
6) Want to travel during peak times? No worries!
Your Family Return ticket allows for travel on peak and off-peak LNER services (subject to availability). So you don’t have to wait for an off-peak service to start your fun.
Where to travel with a Family Return
Family Return tickets are a great way for families to travel between some of the most popular East Coast destinations.
You can purchase a LNER Family Return ticket between the following destinations:
- Peterborough to/from London £49
- Doncaster to/from London £89
- Leeds to London £99
- Wakefield to/from London £99
- York to/from London £99
- Newcastle to/from London £139
- Durham to/from London £139
- Darlington to/from London £119
- Edinburgh to/from London £169
The return date can be within a month of your outward journey – perfect if you’re spending the week at the seaside or walking in the Scottish Highlands – but you will need to book both trips at the same time.
How to book a Family Return ticket
Booking a Family Return ticket is exactly the same as booking any other type of ticket. Choose where you’d like to travel from and to, what date you’d like to travel and how many adults and children are travelling.
The choose from the available travel times in our journey planner and don’t forget to reserve your seats!
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