Travel from Cambridge to London for £ 4 as Great British Rail Sale begins

More than 90,000 discounted rail tickets are available on the Greater Anglia network, priced from £ 3, as the national ‘Great British Rail Sale’ begins.

Customers can save up to 50 per cent off selected advance tickets on journeys across the whole of the UK until May 2 under the initiative, designed to get more people using the railway network again.

Greater Anglia's Class 720 train.  Credit: Greater Anglia
Greater Anglia’s Class 720 train. Credit: Greater Anglia

Cambridge to London Liverpool Street tickets are priced at £ 4 one-way under the sale, with discounts also operating for destinations including Southend, Colchester, Ipswich and Norwich. Railcard customers will save an additional one-third off a discounted ticket, providing the railcard discount is eligible on the chosen journey.

Tickets must be for travel between April 25 and May 27 2022, and they must be bought online at least one day before the date of travel.

Martin Moran, Greater Anglia’s commercial, customer services and train presentation director, said: “Customers traveling across East Anglia can now save up to 50% on advance tickets. There is only a limited number and when they’re gone, they’re gone.

“The Great British Rail Sale is a great opportunity for people to explore all East Anglia has to offer – there is so much to see and do. Take a trip to London to soak up the sights, visit one of the many wonderful coastal destinations or explore a new town or city.

“There are even more savings to be had with a railcard. Railcard customers will be able to save an additional 1/3 off a discounted ticket providing the railcard discount is eligible on the chosen journey. ”

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