January Sale for rail travellers
Train operator, First TransPennine Express (FTPE) is holding an online January sale with 25 per cent off the price of 1 million advance purchase tickets across its network.
To claim the discount passengers need to book Advance tickets for services operated by FTPE between Wednesday 4 January and Tuesday 31 January at www.tpexpress.co.uk/sale and travel before 4 April 2012.
The discount tickets are also available on FTPE's Connections ticket which enables passengers to use one ticket to travel with FTPE and connect onto other rail operators' services across the North of England and into Scotland.
FTPE's January sale represents great value for money, with passengers able to take advantage of travel opportunities to fantastic locations. These include destinations further a field with the discount available on the Airport Advance tickets connecting customers with both Manchester and Liverpool John Lennon (via Liverpool South Parkway) airports.
Leo Goodwin, Commercial Director, said: "This offer is a fantastic opportunity for passengers to get hold of even greater value fares and travel to some amazing destinations. The best priced advance fares are available on a first-come, first-served basis so people are advised to book early to get hold of some of the best offers."
The January Sale tickets are available for travel in First Class and Standard Class on off-peak services and must be booked via the website, www.tpexpress.co.uk/sale where customers will not be charged a booking fee.
Example January sale single journey prices:
Standard Prices from Sales price from
York to Newcastle £7.00 £5.25
Liverpool to Leeds £8.00 £6.00
Sheffield to Manchester £5.00 £3.75
Preston to Edinburgh £13.50 £10.15
Manchester to Edinburgh £19.00 £14.25
York to Newcastle £16.00 £12.00
Liverpool to Leeds £17.00 £12.75
Sheffield to Manchester £11.00 £8.25
Preston to Edinburgh £28.00 £21.00
Manchester to Edinburgh £35.00 £26.25