If you're planning to use an Off-Peak or Super Off-Peak ticket to travel at a different time to the one shown on your booking, you can use thetrainline.com to check the times that you can use your ticket.

Please note, Off-Peak Single tickets and the outbound part of Off-Peak Return tickets must be used on the date shown on the ticket. Peak times vary by both the train operator and route, so please check that your ticket will be valid before you travel.

How do I check the off-peak times for my journey on thetrainline.com?

Search for your journey with our train times tool.

We'll show you all the trains around the times you've entered, and whether they are Peak, Off-Peak or Super Off-Peak. You can see how it will look in the image below:


Which tickets can I use on which trains?

  • PEAK - on Peak trains, you can only use Anytime tickets
  • OFF - PEAK - on Off-Peak trains, you can use Anytime and Off-Peak tickets
  • SUPER OFF - PEAK - on Super Off-Peak trains, you can use Anytime, Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak tickets