HOW TO BOOK
To access the offers site and book your tickets, please complete your details in the boxes on the panel of this page. Once submitted this will take you through to the reader offer booking site.
Please note the offer is only accessible when you use the link on this page – you won’t be able to find it using an internet search engine. The offer is not
available, and can’t be booked at stations or by phone. When you travel, you must have your train ticket, seat reservation and tokens with you as you'll
need to show these when requested by the train guard.
Terms and conditions
In addition to the National Rail Conditions of Carriage, the following Terms and Conditions apply: Your ticket(s) are only valid for the date, East Coast train and reserved seat(s) shown on your ticket(s). You must also take with you the appropriate voucher(s) for inspection on the train, without which a ‘Reader Offer’ ticket is not valid. Changes to travel plans are not permitted with this ticket. Please note that if you travel by any other train than the one shown on your ticket & reservation, a new ticket must be purchased. You may not start, break and resume, or end your journey at any intermediate station except to change to/from East Coast connecting trains where these are shown on your ticket or itinerary. Your ticket is non-refundable, should you decide not to use it. If the East Coast train on which you are reserved is cancelled or delayed by more than 60 minutes, special arrangements will be made to accommodate you on another train (although a seat cannot be guaranteed), or to refund your ticket provided your journey has not yet commenced. No Railcard, child or any other discounts can be used in conjunction with this offer. Under 5s travel free if they do not occupy a seat. Tickets must be booked by using the booking panel on the left of this web page only. The offer is subject to availability. There will be no availability on some trains. The offer is in First and Standard Class. If you purchase a Standard Class ticket, no upgrades to First Class will be allowed.