Jobseekers Advance Purchase Discount

Jobseekers can enjoy an additional 50% off our already great value Advance Purchase Tickets for TransPennine Express trains

To obtain these great prices you need to have a Jobcentre Plus Railcard. Then just select 'Jobseeker TPE Discount' from the railcard dropdown list when searching for your tickets.

Please note you will need your Jobcentre plus railcard with you when you travel.

Jobseekers can get a Jobcentre plus railcard from their local Jobcentre Plus office. It is free of charge and last for three months.

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Terms and Conditions

  • The 50% discount applies to TransPennine Express Advance tickets and Airport Advance tickets to and from Manchester Airport only and customers must hold a valid Job Centre Plus railcard
  • Only available for tickets purchased through
  • Discount is not available via the TPE App or any other booking channels.
  • Tickets must be purchased in advance of travel, and are subject to availability, so book early to get the best possible fares.
  • Customers must select a JobSeekers TPE DIS railcard when booking at in order to obtain discount and must present a Job Centre Plus railcard when travelling.
  • Tickets are non-refundable and are only valid on the date and train services(s) shown on the ticket(s).
  • Savings are based on Advance fares vs purchase on the day. 
  • Full details of TransPennine Express Advance Purchase tickets can be found at

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