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Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Edinburgh to Grimsby by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.
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We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Edinburgh and Grimsby by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Grimsby to Edinburgh and find the best deal for your outbound journey.
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The best way to pay less on your Edinburgh Grimsby train ticket is probably to buy a railcard. While regional railcards exist in some areas, National railcards enable you to spend less on most rail fares across the UK. Everyone is eligible to at least a certain railcard, even non-UK citizens. National railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Senior railcard, Two together discount card, Family and Friends discount card and Disabled persons discount card.
Why should I buy a railcard?
When purchasing a railcard, the idea is to break even after several journeys. But is it really profitable when travelling from Edinburgh to Grimsby? Grab your calculator, taking into account:
A = the railcard cost (i.e.: £30)
B = average price cut with the railcard (i.e.: 34%)
C = average fare for a Edinburgh Grimsby ticket (i.e.: £50.00)(1)
Initially, divide A by B: this will show you the budget from which the card will be profitable. You can now divide that number by C. It will give you the approximate number of trips needed throughout the duration of the railcard's validity to be profitable.
In our example, A/B = £30/34% = £88.00. Then, 88/£50.00 = 1.76. Your railcard will be worth the investment after at least 2 trips from Edinburgh to Grimsby (one way trip).
How much do I need to pay for a railcard?
All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard that costs £20. Railcards give you 34% off most adult fares, hence you will save 1/3 on most rail fares.
(1)Average prices observed over the last 3 months for one way journey
|Train Journey||Average price without railcard(1)||With a railcard 34% off(2)||Saving based on a one-way trip||Number of return trips to pay off the cost|
|Edinburgh to Grimsby train||£50.00||£33.33||£16.67||1.76|
(1)Average price observed over the last 3 months for one way
(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare
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