Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Disabled Person's Railcard

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Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
PO Box 6613, Disabled Persons Railcard Office, Arbroath, DD11 9AN
Telephone number:
0345 605 0525
Mobile number:
0345 601 0132 (
Email address:
Service description:
What is a Disabled Persons Railcard?

If you have a disability that makes travelling by train difficult you might qualify for the Disabled Persons Railcard.

The Disabled Persons Railcard allows you to get 1/3 off most rail fares throughout Great Britain. If you're travelling with an adult companion they also can get 1/3 off their rail fare.

How much is it?

£20 for a one-year Railcard. £54 for a three-year Railcard.

Who is eligible?

You need to give proof that you are eligible for a Railcard. You might qualify if you: have a visual impairment, a hearing impairment, have epilepsy or are in receipt of a disability-related benefit.

Visit the website for more information.
Cost:
Contact provider for details
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Are Registered As Having A Visual Impairment
  • Have Epilepsy And Either Have Repeated Attacks Or Are Currently Prohibited From Driving
  • Receive Attendance Allowance
  • Receive Disability Living Allowance At Certain Rates
  • Receive Personal Independence Payments
  • Receive Severe Disablement Allowance
  • Receive War Or Service Disablement Pension For 80% Or More Disability
  • Receive War Pensioner's Mobility Supplement
Referral route:
Contact Service Direct
Last updated on:
14/12/2016

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