OFL London Night Out

A semi-flexible overnight return ticket to London and Stratford (London) from stations on the Great Eastern Main Line (Norwich to Colchester) and branches. Travel outwards in the afternoon or evening towards London on a specified train and return the following day on any train departing before 12.01 except between 06.59 and 08.01. If the return day is a Saturday, Sunday or Bank Holiday, return at any time before 12.01.

Tickets are available in First Class (OFL) and Standard Class (OSL) versions.


Any National Rail staffed ticket office, train company telesales office, online at most train company websites and apps, and selected rail appointed travel agents.

Limited availability


Children aged 5 to 15 inclusive: 50% discount.

Up to two children aged under 5 may travel free of charge with each fare-paying adult.

34% discounts are available with the following Railcards:

  • 16-25,
  • Family & Friends,
  • Senior,
  • HM Forces,
  • Disabled Persons,
  • Veterans,
  • Two Together

Break of Journey

Change of Journey

Outward journey time can be changed on payment of a fee and any difference in fare. Return journey time after the expiry of validity can be changed on payment of the difference in fare.


Refunds are not available.

Validity and reservation requirements

Reservations are required on the outward journey only by this ticket type, but may still be forced by a selected return timetabled mandatory-reservations train service.

Outward validity summary
Return validity summary