A flexible Rover ticket that covers travel on ScotRail train services throughout Central Scotland, Borders railway services, and on the Glasgow Underground. 

You can visit some of the most famous spots in Scotland's central belt for any 3 consecutive days.

Central Scotland Rover tickets are not subject to availability and do not need to be booked in advance. 

Participating train companies

Last updated: 21 January 2019


Area of validity

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Further Information
Passenger note

When a passenger needs to self validate a Rover ticket, the date of travel should be completed in black ink using numerical values only for 'Day' and 'Month' eg 07 09 for travel on 7th September.

The Rover will need to be validated before the first journey on that day commences.

  • Valid with ScotRail and Glasgow Underground only
  • Valid for 3 consecutive days travel.
  • Travel is valid anytime at the weekend. Monday to Friday, you can travel anytime except on services departing before 9.16am
  • Also allows unlimited travel on Glasgow Underground


  • Standard National Railcard discounts apply.
  • 50% discount for children aged 5-15.  Under 5's travel free.

Upgrades and Excess Eligibility

  • Central Scotland Rover tickets are valid for travel in Standard Class only.
  • Upgrades to First Class are not available.
  • Weekday and Weekend First supplements are not valid in conjunction with the Central Scotland Rover.

Refunds and changes to travel plans

  • Refunds are available, subject to a £10 administration fee, on each unused ticket surrendered before the first date of travel.
  • Customers can change their travel plans, as they have unlimited travel, but they cannot change the travel validity period.
  • Customers can break their journey as they have unlimited travel.
Period of availability
07/09/2004 - Until further notice

Last updated: 17 August 2020


Available to purchase
07/09/2004 - Until further notice
Buying your tickets
  • at a staffed station
  • ScotRail Telesales 0344 811 0141 
  • online

Last updated: 18 June 2018

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Last updated:   17 August 2020