Travel deals for families


Virgin Trains family ticket

Lancaster Railway Station is served by the West Coast Mainline with regular direct mainline Virgin services from London and the south to Glasgow and the north. This makes buying a Virgin Trains family ticket perfect for your visit to Lancaster. The family ticket is a fixed price for a family of any size (minimum of 1 adult and 1 child, up to a maximum of 2 adults and 4 children) and is available anywhere on the West Coast Mainline. A first class family ticket is also available.


Standard family ticket from: £65

First Class family ticket from: £130




Family and Friends Railcards

Before you visit us why don’t you pick up a Family and Friends Railcard. Four adults and four children can travel together and get cheap train tickets. Days out as a group don’t have to be expensive, just buy this Railcard for a one-off cost of £30 and you can instantly start saving money on your train tickets. Adults get 1/3 off train travel and children get a 60% discount on their fares with a Family & Friends Railcard, which basically means the adults save even more, no matter the time or day of travel. Children are classed as being between ages 5-15. But, if your child looks older than 15, you might want to carry another form of ID with you.


One-off payment of £30






National Express

Lancaster Bus Station is situated on Damside Street in the city centre and is served National Express. If you fancy travelling to us by coach then National Express offer a group booking option which involves travel to anywhere in the UK, including airports and events, in a group of four or more and save 25% on adult standard fares. To get this offer, simply book travel for four or more passengers at least three days in advance.


25% off standard adult fares