GWR offer families money-saving tickets to help with travel costs

FAMILIES looking for some travel inspiration this spring can now make family-sized savings on the cost of rail travel by using specially-designed tickets.

A GWR Family ticket between Exeter and Bath is just £34, a 24% saving on the equivalent separate Advance Purchase fares if travelling with two children, and as much as 43% if travelling with four kids.

Tickets from Reading to Plymouth are available from £71, saving 28% off the equivalent Advance Purchase fares travelling with two children, or 46% if travelling with four.

London to Truro is available from just £99.50, a 22% saving for those with two children, and a whopping £72.50 or 42% if travelling with four not so little ones.

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The Family ticket allows two adults and up to four children to travel on a single rail ticket, saving on the costs of the equivalent four or six Advance purchase fares for the group. Tickets are only valid for the train booked, and for single journeys.

How do I buy one?

Simply add in the details of your party, two adults and the number of children, into our booking engine and look out for the Family ticket option from the list of trains available.

Whether you need to travel when it is busy or save even more by going when it is quieter, there are great savings for two adults and up to four children (up to 15 years old), and unless you wish to reserve them a seat, don’t forget under-fives go free.

You can also make fantastic savings on days out with amazing 2For1 offers at attractions across the area served by GWR. Fancy seeing your wax work idols at Madame Tussauds, the wonderful miniature world of Legoland at Windsor, or Mary Shelley’s House of Frankenstein attraction in Bath? All are available with 2For1 entry. There are also some fantastic free attractions suitable for older children, such as the South West Coast Path, the epic backdrop featured in Games of Thrones and Poldark among others.

With speedy trains to get you to the fun faster, free Wi-Fi, onboard toilets to put an end to those unscheduled loo stops and a great selection of food and drink, the adventure can start the second you jump on board. Take advantage of our great value Family ticket. There really is nothing to stop you.


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