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90% off advance train fares - book online Fri 10 July only - Southern network

On Friday 10 July, Green Britain Day, Southern will be offering a wide range of Southern Advance single tickets at a staggering 90% discount, compared to the normal 40% currently available when tickets are booked online in advance of travel. This means that some tickets to London can be bought for as little as 50p! Tickets can be bought on-line on the day only for travel up to three months ahead.

Southern offers Advance tickets between:
Milton Keynes, Watford Junction, London Victoria, south London and many stations including Gatwick Airport, Brighton, Eastbourne, Hastings, Worthing, Chichester, Portsmouth and Southampton.

Southern Advance Fares are:
  • 50p (£5* with 90% discount)
  • 75p (£7.50* with 90% discount)
  • £1.25p (£12.50* with 90% discount)
These fares are for one way tickets.

Further discounts are available for qualifying railcards (34%) and children (50%)

"Sealed Pot challenge" member No.1378 -
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  • Ketchup04
    Ketchup04 Posts: 9 Forumite
    Thanks very much, will come in handy for summer!
  • [Deleted User]
    I'm ready when the clock strikes midnight!

    Thanks OP.
  • michellemybelle
    Many thanks to OP just got two tickets to london for £2 - a bargain.
  • Sock_Monkey_2
    Thank you so much OP, my boyfriend and I now have 4 trips to London booked over the next 2 months for the bargain price of £15 so £7.50 each for all 4 trips. We live on the south coast and as train fares to London are so high we can never usually afford to treat ourselves like this. Lots of visits to friend and art galleries coming up I feel.

    Thanks you!
  • Lindz_Delirium
    I can't get any cheap fares mine is coming up as £36 - do you just go through the standard ticket booking engine?
  • *onlyme*
    *onlyme* Posts: 947 Forumite
    Wonder if anyone knows... I can get the cheap ticket from Southampton to London Victoria and back...but if I want to get on at a station in between those 2 and off at another station between those 2 (so not making the full journey) is that allowed as such?
  • lil_miss_17
    lil_miss_17 Posts: 278 Forumite
    I just got 2 return tickets London-Brighton for £2 at the weekend!
    2013 wins: March - book,
  • cheerfulfish
    Hello hopeful travelers

    Small print says that you cannot break your journey

    Happy trips to those of you who can go
  • Lindz_Delirium
    Hello hopeful travelers

    Small print says that you cannot break your journey

    Happy trips to those of you who can go

    what does that mean?
  • Kingsd316
    Kingsd316 Posts: 1,394 Forumite
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    WOW thanks, just got a ticket to gatwick for 0.75p
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