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    So i have a railcard and was planning on using for train tickets to get to work for 7. Annoyingly, I just ofund out that you can only use it after 10am.

    I just wondered if anyone actually gets away with it regularly?? I just bought 10 tickets for next week with at railcard prices and would quite like to actually use them.
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    What travelcard is this?

    The Young Person's Railcard can be used before 10am but there is a £15 minimum price. So if you were going, say, from London to Bristol, you'd still save lots of money.
    http://www.16-25railcard.co.uk/what-do-you-get/features

    I don't know anything about the Network Railcard however.
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    The minimum's £12, not £15.

    How have you bought tickets for next week already? You can't get railcard discounts on season tickets - did you buy advance tickets? If you did and you're booked onto a train before 10am then it'll be fine, as the no discount/minimum fare rule will have been factored in.
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    Yeah, I bought them off trainline.com, they are only from liverpool to manchester, and came to £3.65. I don't understand the minimum fare thing...
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    ^^ What he said, it's a minimum charge. Unfortunately conductors are pretty sharp when it comes to spotting it, and ticket barriers don't let you through before 10! If you arrive after 10 its fine though no matter what time you set off.
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    ahh gutted. it leaves at 6.16 and gets there at 7. Does this mean I have no chance of using them?! Argh scumbags!
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    (Original post by amelia1990)
    ahh gutted. it leaves at 6.16 and gets there at 7. Does this mean I have no chance of using them?! Argh scumbags!
    It means exactly that.
    Should have read the T&Cs.
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    (Original post by hypocriticaljap)
    It means exactly that.
    Should have read the T&Cs.
    Alright, chill out love.
 
 
 
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