BCF Friends and Family Ticket (Network West Midlands)

nNetwork Friends and Family fare is available off-peak for one adult for £1 and up to two children aged 5-15 for 50p each when accompanying a holder of a valid adult nTrain or nNetwork Season Ticket, for a return journey between two stations in the Network West Midlands area, as long as the stations are in the same rail zones covered by the nTrain or nNetwork Season Ticket.

All persons using this fare, including the Season Ticket holder, must travel together at all times.

Friends and Family fares are available between any two stations in the Network West Midlands area (plus Rugeley Trent Valley, Rugeley Town, Hednesford, Cannock and Landywood - only if a train Season ticket is held) on journeys covered by the Season Ticket, e.g. if Season Ticket is valid for zones 1-3 then the Friends and Family fare is also valid for journeys in zone 1-3.

Season ticket holders must possess a 1 week, 4 week, monthly Direct Debit, 13 week or 52 week nTrain or nNetwork Season Ticket.

Full details of the full range of tickets, periods of validity, zones and maps can be found on the nNetwork [Network West Midlands] website.


Staffed station ticket offices in the nNetwork area.

Not available to purchase on board the train unless travelling from an unstaffed station.

Available any day from stations in the nNetwork area.


Children can be added to the ticket at the special rate shown above but there is no further discount on the already discounted child rate.

No discounts.

No discounts.

Break of Journey

Change of Journey



Wholly unused tickets are refunded. An administration charge is deducted.

Validity and reservation requirements

Reservations are not required by this ticket type, but may still be forced by a selected timetabled mandatory-reservations train service.

Outward validity summary
Return validity summary