How to pay

Single journeys

Find the price for a single pay as you go journey between any two stations on our single fare finder.

Pay as you go

You can use contactless (card or device) or an Oyster card to pay as you go for travel to and from:

  • Broxbourne, Rye House, St. Margarets, Ware and Hertford East
  • Gatwick Airport
  • Merstham, Redhill, Earlswood, Salfords and Horley
  • Ockendon, Chafford Hundred, Purfleet and Grays
  • Epsom
  • Cuffley, Bayford and Hertford North
  • Radlett and Potters Bar

You can only use contactless (card or device) to pay as you go for travel to and from:

  • Brookmans Park, Welham Green, Hatfield and Welwyn Garden City
  • St Albans City, Harpenden and Luton Airport Parkway
  • Iver, Langley, Slough, Burnham, Taplow, Maidenhead, Twyford and Reading

Journeys to or from these stations aren't included in caps.

If you use contactless (card or device) to travel to or from Reading or Iver and you travel in Zones 1-6, we'll automatically refund the difference if a Day Travelcard was cheaper. Refunds may take up to 14 days.

Station   Anytime Day Travelcard  Off-peak Day Travelcard 
 Iver  £21.00  £14.00
 Langley Berks  £23.50  £14.90
 Slough  £24.30  £15.50
 Burnham Bucks  £26.80  £16.20
 Taplow  £29.40  £17.30
 Maidenhead  £30.70  £17.90
 Twyford  £36.10  £21.40
 Reading    £55.90  £26.00

National Rail season tickets

Find the price for National Rail season tickets between two stations.

Travelcards

You can buy a Day Travelcard (paper ticket), paper point to point season ticket, or add a Travelcard season ticket to your Oyster card for travel beyond Zone 9, to and from:

  • Broxbourne, Rye House, St. Margarets, Ware and Hertford East

How much does it cost?

5-10

Children with a 5-10 Zip Oyster photocard can travel free on journeys to and from:

  • Watford Junction
  • Broxbourne, Hertford East, Ware, St Margarets and Rye House
  • Ockendon, Chafford Hundred, Purfleet and Grays

Without a 5-10 Zip Oyster photocard, up to four under 11s can travel free on journeys to and from:

  • Watford Junction
  • Stations between Iver and Reading

If travelling with an adult using either:

Check the 5-10 PDF for caps and Travelcard prices to:

  • Gatwick Airport
  • Merstham, Redhill, Earlswood, Salfords and Horley
  • Epsom
  • Cuffley, Bayford and Hertford North
  • Radlett and Potters Bar

Under 5s

Children under 5 travel free if travelling with an adult using either:

They can travel free on journeys to and from:

  • Watford Junction
  • Broxbourne, Hertford East, Ware, St Margarets and Rye House
  • Ockendon, Chafford Hundred, Purfleet and Grays
  • Gatwick Airport
  • Merstham, Redhill, Earlswood, Salfords and Horley
  • Epsom
  • Cuffley, Bayford and Hertford North
  • Radlett and Potters Bar
  • Brookmans Park