Ticket terms & conditions

The following terms and conditions apply to this type of ticket. Please note that some tickets have restrictions on the days or times you can travel. Please check before you travel.

Ticket name

Cotswolds Discoverer

Description

The Cotswolds Discoverer pass is a one-day or three-day pass offering travel on trains and buses in the Cotswolds area.

Full details can be found on the Cotswolds Conservation area website.

Ticket Code

CE1

Class

STANDARD

Single or return

RETURN

Train Operator

Great Western Railway

Booking Deadlines

Cannot be purchased from a railway station more than 7 days in advance.

Can only be purchased from the bus driver on the first day of travel.

Discounts
Child Yes

50% discount.

Railcard Yes

34% discount to holders of 16-25, Senior, Two Together, HM Forces and Disabled Persons Railcards

Group No
Refunds

Refundable, less an administration fee - only before the first day of validity.

Break of Journey
Outward Return

Availability
  • Purchase location
  • Any staffed railway station or from the driver of any participating bus company in the Cotswold area.

  • Purchase availability
  • Can be purchased any day.

  • Pre-booking requirement
  • Cannot be purchased from a railway station more than 7 days in advance.

    Can only be purchased from the bus driver on the first day of travel.

  • Reservations compulsory
  • No
Validity
Outward validity Return validity
Day

Valid any day.

The three day ticket is only valid for three consecutive days.


Valid any day.

The three day ticket is only valid for three consecutive days.

Time

Not valid on trains before 08:50, Monday to Friday. Valid any time at weekends and on Bank Holidays.

Valid any time by bus.


Not valid on trains before 08:50, Monday to Friday. Valid any time at weekends and on Bank Holidays.

Valid any time by bus.

Restrictions

The ticket that you have selected may require you to travel at specific times of the day, days of the week or on a specific route. Our Journey Planner will have already taken this into account with the selection that you have made and will only have shown tickets that are valid for the selected trains.

Your ticket is associated with a 'Validity Code' applied by the train companies. If you would like to see full details of the trains on which your ticket is valid view the specific 'Validity Code' applicable to the journey plan that you have selected.