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A message from Southern/GTR/Thameslink:

Over one million rail tickets are on sale at up to 50% off as the government and rail industry holds the Great British Rail Sale.

The promotion runs up to 2 May 2022 with tickets sold in advance for travel between 25 April and 27 May 2022. It offers up to 50% off Advance or Off-Peak tickets on select routes on the National Rail network when booked online or at participating ticket offices.

For Great Northern, Thameslink and Southern, the promotion is available on a range of off-peak tickets on our services:
• For those travelling on Great Northern and Thameslink services, we’re offering 50% off the Off-Peak Day Return fare on selected journeys to London
• For those travelling on Southern services, we’re offering 50% off Southern Advance fares
For more information by brand, and to book, customers can go to:

Great Northern – Great British Rail Sale (
Thameslink – Great British Rail Sale (
Southern – Great British Rail Sale (

This national campaign is being managed by the Rail Delivery Group aimed at encouraging people to get out and about around the country and boosting leisure travel demand. Customers can find out which national journeys qualify at this website: Great British Rail Sale (