Below are details of the three main ways of purchasing tickets for RailAir - online (e-ticket), smart phone (mTicket) and over the counter (standard tickets). For the best prices always purchase in advance online at www.railair.com.
e-ticket Prices - online at www.railair.com
Tickets can be purchased online at www.railair.com up to 17:00 hours the day before travel. An e-ticket will be emailed to you. You can either print it, show it on your phone (please ensure you have enough battery on the phone, if you cannot show it, it will not be valid) or write down the e-ticket code along with your name, to show to staff when required.
|Ticket type||Single||Day Return||Period Return||Early
|Child (aged 5-15)||£8.00||£8.50||£12.00||£7.50|
|with Railcard (16-25, Senior, Disabled or HM Forces only)||£10.70||£11.35||£16.00|
|Family (up to 2 adults and 2 children or 1 adult and 3 children)||£49.00||£35.00|
Early Bird tickets can be singles, day returns or period returns and are automatically generated when booking online between 2 and 3 months in advance. Please refer to the special Early Bird conditions during the booking process and under our FAQs.
mTicketing Prices - Android and iPhone smart phones only
Our mTicketing App allows customers who have not been able to book in advance online to still save money and time by purchasing tickets using smart phones with Android or iPhone operating systems. We've introduced a new 10 single Journeys Carnet ticket which is valid for 10 trips within 12 months of purchase and our intention is to widen the range of tickets available.
|Ticket type||Single||Day Return||Period Return||31-Day
| with Railcard
(16-25, Senior, Disabled or HM Forces only)
Simply download the free FirstBus mTickets App from the Apple App store or Google Play. Then buy any of the tickets shown above and once activated, show it to a member of staff when required. For more information, please see the FAQ section of our website. Please do not activate tickets until you are about to board the coach.
Standard Ticket Prices - including RailAir Lounge and Heathrow
The following ticket options are available on the day (before you board) at Reading (RailAir Lounge) and Heathrow (Central Bus Station and Terminal 5), from any UK rail station or in advance from any UK rail station or rail ticketing website.
|Child (aged 5-15)||£9.50||£10.00||£13.50|
|with Railcard (16-25, Senior, Disabled or HM Forces only)||£12.60||£13.30||£18.00|
|Family (up to 2 adults and 2 children or 1 adult and 3 children)||£55.00|
Only 16-25, Senior, Disabled and HM Forces railcards are accepted, and these should be produced with the ticket when boarding.
Prices valid from 25th November 2014
Click here to purchase e-tickets.
For combined train and coach tickets please click here
Travelling in a group? Discounts are available for groups of 8 or more. click here