The Heart of Wales Railcard gives you a discount of ⅓ on standard train travel between Swansea and Shrewsbury.
Explore the delights of the heart of Wales line for less with this great value for money railcard.
Travelling with the kids? You’ll also get return train tickets for just £2 per child for up to two children with the railcard. Frequently travel outside of Wales? Check out the ⅓ discount you could bag on train travel across Britain and 60% off for kids with the Family and Friends Railcard.
The Heart of Wales Railcard is available to anyone aged 16 or over who is a resident in the qualifying postal areas.
What’s more, members of the Heart of Wales Line Travellers Association may purchase the railcard irrespective of their their postal area.
Perhaps you frequently visit family or friends via train? Save more with the money off discount from the Family and Friends Railcard.
Want to snap up even more savings on train travel? If you’re aged between 16-25 you can also take advantage of the discounts and offers across Great Britain with the 16-25 Railcard.
When and Where?
Valid for one year, on standard class tickets for any journeys on the Heart of Wales Line, to and from stations between Swansea and Shrewsbury at one third off standard single and return fares. Perfect for travel for all students, commuters, families or for leisure.
Check out this handy map for a full breakdown of where you can use your railcard discount.
How much does a Heart of Wales Railcard cost?
The Heart of Wales Line (HOWL) Railcard costs just £5 and gives a discount of one third off all individual standard class rail fares.
Where can I buy a Heart of Wales Railcard?
Start saving today and get your Heart of Wales Railcard for just £5 by post or in person from the HOWL Travel Centre, Llandrindod Wells Railway Station.
To purchase your railcard you’ll need to complete the application form and bring a proof of residence in the appropriate area, eg, a driver’s licence, council tax demand or utility bill.
Want to find out how you could save on train travel with railcard discounts outside of Wales? We’ve got the latest offers on nationwide railcards here.
There are a number of restrictions that apply on the Heart of Wales railcard. These can be read in full here including the postal areas that qualify you to purchase.
More Ways to Save with Railcards
There’s plenty of ways to save money on train travel in Britain with Railcards. In the meantime, check out these promotional code discounts and deals on 2016 National Railcards.
- 16-25 Railcard Promotional Code – SAVE £20 3-Year & 10% OFF 1-Year – best for 16-25 year olds and students
- 26-30 Railcard Discount Code – 1/3 OFF rail travel for millennials aged between 26 and 30 years old
- Disabled Persons Railcard – best for people with disabilities
- Family and Friends Railcard Promotional Code – SAVE £20 3-Year & 10% OFF 1-Year – best for families and small groups which include children
- Network Railcard – best discount offer for people living in London and South East England
- Senior Railcard Promotional Code – SAVE £20 3-Year & 10% OFF 1-Year – best for people 60 years old and above
- Two Together Railcard Promotional Code – 10% OFF 1-Year – best for two people who travel together
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