Bedfordshire & Hertfordshire County Council Concessionary Travel Scheme

Discounted concessionary travel is available in the Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire area.


Holders of Concessionary Bus Permits issued by any Local Authority in Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire or by Luton Borough Council, may obtain a 50% discount on rail fares for journeys on Thameslink and Great Northern train services on the map below, after 10:00 Monday to Fridays and all day on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays. 

These discounted tickets are available at Ticket Offices.

Up to 4 children can travel with the ticket holder for £2 each.



Area covered



Only after 10:00 Mondays to Fridays and all day on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays. Please note that this offer cannot be used in conjunction with any Railcards or with GroupSave.

Train Companies

  • Great Northern
  • Thameslink

Not valid on East Midlands Railway or London North Eastern Railway services

Further information

For more information contact the Concessionary Travel office at your local council offices.


    Last updated:   23 July 2021