If you’re looking for a real family adventure this summer, why not explore the east coast by hopping on a Virgin Train? Now’s a great time to travel as Virgin Trains have just launched a fantastic summer family promotion* on its East Coast route, offering 50% off family travel on selected routes between August 7 and September 10, for journeys booked between July 31st and September 2nd. See below for the terms and conditions, and the all-important discount code.
If the thought of taking the kids on the train brings you out in a cold sweat, don’t panic! With plenty of pushchair space, tasty onboard snacks, and BEAM – Virgin Trains’ free entertainment app – there’s plenty to keep everyone happy. For our children, the novelty of traveling by train is enough to keep them well-behaved!
Whether you’re in the mood for a day out or fancy making a trip out of it by staying over, the east coast is your oyster! Why not head down to London to see all the sights the kids have heard about so many times at school? Or what about visiting Durham for the cathedral or Newcastle for the Life science centre? The 50% off for Families offer is valid on Virgin Trains East Coast services (in both directions) between the following stations: Newcastle, Durham, Darlington, York, Doncaster, Retford, Newark Northgate, Harrogate, Skipton, Wakefield Westgate, Leeds, Grantham, Peterborough and London King’s Cross, and a whopping 400,000 seats are available across the travel period. What are you waiting for?
Here are the terms and conditions – and the all-important discount code:
Terms and conditions
- 50% discount applies to lowest Virgin Trains East Coast Standard Advance and First Advance tickets only, booked between 31 July and 2 September 2017 inclusive, for travel between 7 August and 10 September 2017 inclusive (excluding 25 to 28 August inclusive), on selected Virgin Trains East Coast services.
- At least one child (age 5-15) must be travelling with the group.
- The 50% discount is valid for Virgin Trains East Coast train services only for journeys (in both directions) between the following stations Newcastle, Durham, Darlington, York, Doncaster, Retford, Newark Northgate, Harrogate, Skipton, Wakefield Westgate, Leeds, Grantham, Peterborough and London King’s Cross
- 50% discount can only be used when booked through the promotional link www.virgintrainseastcoast.com/family-promo and entering the offer code FM50.
- The code is valid for one transaction for up to eight Passengers with a combination of adults and children. At least one child (age 5 -15) must be travelling with the group (each way) to qualify for the discount.
- 50% discount code can only be used once.
- Tickets must be booked by 23.59 on 2 Sep 2017 and are valid on booked date and train only.
- This discount is not valid for Virgin Trains services on the west coast route.
- Discount is not valid in conjunction with any other offers, discounts or Railcards and eVouchers.
- Tickets are subject to availability and there is very limited availability at peak times.
- Usual Advance terms and conditions apply. Please click here <https://www.virgintrainseastcoast.com/rail-travel/your-ticket/train-ticket-options/advance-tickets/#Tab_436