FIRST TransPennine Express is cutting the price of more than 250,000 tickets in its end of summer sale. Passengers can save a staggering 20% on advance purchase tickets and travel to a wide range of fantastic locations on the rail network.
The offer is on a 'first come, first served' basis and will start on Sunday 7th September. Tickets can be bought through the First TransPennine Express website and the offer is available for three weeks.
The fantastic discount is also available on first class travel and is subject to availability. The sale will end on Sunday 28th September and journeys need to be made before the 15th November.
Leo Goodwin, commercial manager for First TransPennine Express, said: "There are many great attractions and locations to visit across our rail network. This fantastic sale is an opportunity to see some of the best countryside, cities and seaside resorts at a low price."
An example of some of the great value fares can be seen below:
Standard class advance purchase fares from as little as:
- Manchester to Leeds £4.00
- York to Manchester £4.80
- Preston to Carlisle £5.20
- Manchester to Edinburgh £8.00
First Class advance purchase fares from as little as:
- Manchester to Leeds £6.40
- York to Manchester £7.20
- Preston to Carlisle £9.60
- Manchester to Edinburgh £15.20
Rail travellers can also take advantage of First TransPennine Express's 'Summer Offers' booklet which contains money off vouchers and two-for-one deals for a range of great attractions. The booklet is available from stations or can be downloaded from the First TransPennine Express website.