For example an 8 day consecutive pass that starts on 11th February will expire at the end of 18th February, making 8 straight days of travel.
Brit Rail passes give you travel for as many days as you choose within one month.
In some cases First Class services include snacks and drinks at seat and free Wi Fi When you wish to start using your pass, simply take it to the ticket office of your first departure point and get the staff to validate it with their stamp.
(If your first departure point does not have a ticket office, you can board the train but must validate it at your next change point or destination, whichever comes first? Seat reservations can be made online through our Brit Rail Specialist ACP Rail for a fee per reservation.
You can buy a Brit Rail Pass if you are not a UK resident.
Brit Rail is competitively priced compared with purchasing individual tickets.
First Class carriages are often quieter, offer wider seats, more legroom and less seats per carriage than Standard Class.
Certain Brit Rail Passes also offer a free child discount, please see FAQ below and also check when booking.
Children travelling between the ages of 0 - 4 (inclusive) do not need to pay for a pass if they do not take up a seat (i.e: sit on parent's lap)Yes, every adult (or senior) travelling on a full paying Brit Rail Pass, Brit Rail England Pass or Brit Rail South West Pass, can take one child with them for free.