CRL - Community Rail Lancashire

Dales Railcard Winter Offer

The annual offer for Dales railcard holders is back for Winter 2019 and Spring 2020.


Northern has come up with another great value offer for travel along the Leeds-Bentham-Morecambe and Leeds-Settle-Carlisle rail lines through Winter 2019 to Spring 2020. Even better, the Winter Offer fare has had its price frozen for the last four years and a Day Return ticket starts at just £7.00! The new rail travel savings can be made from 4th November 2019 through to 4th April 2020 and are available exclusively to holders of a Dales Railcard. Read on to find out more.

What’s on Offer for Dales Railcard holders?

A special flat fare Northern Day Ranger ticket, exclusive to Dales Railcard holders, is available to purchase between Monday, 4th November 2019 and Saturday, 4th April 2020. Tickets are valid on all trains except the Monday to Friday 05:51 service from Carlisle to Leeds & the Monday to Friday 06:48 Lancaster to Leeds (via Bentham). There are no time restrictions on Saturdays, Sundays or Bank Holidays.

A flat fare Day Ranger ticket on the Bentham Line (Leeds to Morecambe) with a Dales Railcard is just £7.00 for an Adult. Up to four children can accompany the Dales Railcard holder at a cost of £3.50 each.

A flat fare Day Ranger for journeys on the Settle to Carlisle Line (Leeds to Carlisle), with a Dales Railcard is just £9.00 for an Adult. Up to four children can accompany the Dales Railcard holder at a cost of £4.50 each.

Normal conditions will apply throughout the offer period. Tickets are not interchangeable between the two routes.

The following dates are excluded from this promotion on both rail lines: 

Saturday 7th, 14th, 21st December 2019

Sunday 8th, 15th, 22nd December 2019

How to purchase tickets?

Tickets can be purchased from any staffed station or, if boarding at an unstaffed station or where the booking office is closed, from the conductor on the train. Please ensure you carry your railcard and tickets with you at all times when travelling.

The Dales Railcard Is Still Only £10 For 12 months!

The Dales Railcard gives you a third off all normal rail fares along the Carlisle–Settle–Leeds and Leeds–Morecambe rail lines, plus the four month long annual Winter Offer.

To find out more about the Dales Railcard, or to purchase or renew a railcard, click here.