Heading back to uni or visiting family or friends? Get there for less

Book here and get 40% off Advance tickets

To help your budget stretch further, we've teamed up with UNiDAYS, the home of student discounts, to give you an amazing 40% off Advance train tickets for travel from the 3 January 2019 to 17 December 2019. Now you can spend less on travelling to and from uni and more money on the fun stuff.

All you have to do is prove you're a real student via the UNiDAYS tool below. You'll then get a unique discount code, which you can use on one trip when you book from here.


11 things you need to know about this offer

  1. The discount applies to one single or return trip for yourself only.
  2. You can only use it on Standard Advance tickets. 
  3. You can travel between 3 January 2019 and 17 December 2019, but there are some exceptions that the offer cannot be used for during the below travel dates:
    • 16-24 February 2019
    • 18-22 April 2019
    • 3-6 May 2019
    • 24 May – 2 June 2019
    • 1-31 August 2019
    • 26 October – 3 November 2019
  4. You can use it on selected LNER direct services between the following stations: Edinburgh, Alnmouth, Berwick, Newcastle, Durham, Darlington, Northallerton, York, Doncaster, Retford, Newark Northgate, Wakefield Westgate, Leeds, Hull, Bradford, Lincoln, Grantham, Peterborough, Stevenage, London Kings Cross.
  5. You can only access the discount if you've registered and verified your student status with UNiDAYS and received your unique code. 
  6. Your discount code can only be used once.
  7. Your discount code will entitle you to 40% off the lowest Standard Advance tickets for travel between 3 January and 17 December 2019.
  8. Your tickets will be valid on the booked date(s) and train(s) only.
  9. Sorry, you can’t use this discount in conjunction with any other offers, discounts or Railcards and eVouchers.
  10. Advance tickets are subject to availability, and there is very limited availability at peak times.
  11. The usual Advance ticket terms and conditions apply.