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Old 16th July 2012, 14:17   #21
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6.5.1 Local discounts: Greater London

Age 5-10
Where accompanied by an adult, or in possession of a 5-10 Zip Oyster photocard, children aged 5-10 travel free on buses, trams, Underground, Overground and a limited number of National Rail routes. See here for more information.

On most National Rail routes, or when not accompanied by an adult, the child fare is payable.

If child fares are required to be paid, the cheapest option is to purchase a 5-10 Zip Oyster photocard from here. Alternatively, a Child Travelcard, or Child single fares, can be purchased.

Age 11-15
Children aged 11-15 are required to pay child fares on Underground, Overground and National Rail. The cheapest option is to purchase a 11-15 Zip Oyster photocard from here. Alternatively, a Child Travelcard, or Child single fares, can be purchased.

Age 16-18
Those aged 16, 17 or 18 can purchase a 16+ Zip Oyster photocard from here and load it with a child-rate period Travelcard. You can also 'Pay As You Go' at half of the adult rate on buses, trams, Underground, Overground and a limited number of National Rail routes. See here for more information.

Students aged 18 or over
Eligible students, studying at a participating institution, or undertaking a work placement in London may purchase an 18+ Oyster photocard and purchase a discounted period Travelcard or Bus & Tram pass. For more information, and to purchase, see here.

London residents aged 60 or over
Those aged 60 or over, living in London, but not eligible for a Freedom Pass or Veterans Oyster photocard (see below), can purchase a 60+ Oyster photocard from here. This entitles holders to free travel on buses, trams, Underground, Overground and most National Rail routes in Greater London.

Disabled or elderly London residents
Those with certain disabilities, or over a certain age, are eligible for a Freedom Pass. Holders must be resident in Greater London. This entitles holders to free travel on buses, trams, Underground, Overground and most National Rail routes in Greater London. For eligibility and to apply, see here.

Veterans
Certain veterans and their dependants, are eligible for a Veterans Oyster photocard. This entitles holders to free travel on buses, trams, Underground, Overground and most National Rail routes in Greater London. For eligibility and to apply, see here.
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