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New smartphone train tickets help Thameslink and Great Northern passengers socially distance
High-resolution pictures are available to download at the bottom of this press release15 December 2020: Passengers can now travel using Thameslink and Great Northern smartphone e-tickets at eight stations in Herts, Cambs and Beds, helping people socially distance, preventing the spread of Covid-19. Barcode readers have just been installed on ticket gates at: Hitchin Huntingdon St Neots Sandy Royst
E-tickets available at more Sussex and Surrey stations, helping Southern and Thameslink passengers socially distance
High resolution pictures are available to download at the bottom of this press releasePeople can now travel using Southern and Thameslink smartphone e-tickets at 11 more railway stations in Sussex and Surrey, helping people socially distance, preventing the spread of Covid-19. Barcode readers have just been installed on ticket gates at: Hassocks Burgess Hill Haywards Heath Three Bridges Horsham Cr
Discount Railcards get smart on Great Northern, Thameslink and Southern
Railcards giving discounts of between a third and 50% can now be used on Great Northern, Thameslink and Southern’s “keyGo” pay-as-you-go smartcard service.The innovation completely removes the need to queue or book ahead for most paper or online tickets, which supports social distancing for passengers and station staff during coronavirus restrictions.This industry-first expansion of smartcard tech
Buy smart to skip the queues and socially distance
Passengers who need to travel by rail can help socially distance by skipping station queues and buying their weekly, monthly and annual season tickets from the comfort of their own home.Customers of Southern, Thameslink and Great Northern can now simply buy season tickets through the train firms’ free OnTrack phone app and tap their Key smartcard to their NFC-enabled smartphone (see editor’s notes
Smart way to travel now available from a railway kiosk near you
• Key Smartcard convenience dispensed at self-service station machines on Thameslink, Great Northern and Southern networks Thameslink, Great Northern and Southern passengers can now pick up a free, highly convenient reusable Key Smartcard directly from kiosks at 12 of the operators’ busiest stations outside London.
Harlington rail user ‘shocked’ to win £5,632 in Key Smartcard competition
A Harlington commuter is celebrating after winning back the value of her season ticket through Govia Thameslink Railway’s monthly competition for Key Smartcard season ticket holders.
East Grinstead commuter scoops value of season ticket in competition win
An East Grinstead commuter is celebrating after winning £3,696 with Govia Thameslink Railway’s competition for Key Smartcard season ticket holders.
Lucky St Albans commuter jets off to Caribbean thanks to Govia Thameslink Railway
A delighted St Albans woman is the first Govia Thameslink Railway commuter to win the value of her season ticket.
Commuters can now travel smart across the South East rail network
Rail commuters in the Southeast can now use time-saving, convenient smartcards in place of paper tickets across the Thameslink, Southern, Great Northern and Southeastern networks