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For just £4.60, you can enjoy same day unlimited off-peak train travel within the Cardiff and Penarth area with our Explore the Capital day-to-go ticket.

It’s more flexible and generally better value than buying a return ticket or a combinations of single tickets when travelling off-peak.



  Adult Child Railcard*
Explore the Capital £4.60 £2.30 £3.00
  Explore the Capital
Adult £4.60






Where to buy an Explore the Capital day-to-go ticket

You can buy an Explore the Capital day-to-go ticket at our ticket offices or on the train if there are no ticket purchasing facilities where you start your journey.


Where can I use it?

Our Explore the Capital day-to-go tickets are valid for use within the Cardiff and Penarth area between any of these stations:

Route Map for Cardiff and Valley Lines


Terms and Conditions

  • Not valid before 0930 or between 1600 and 1830 Monday to Friday.
  • Valid any time at weekends and bank holidays.
  • Save up to a 1/3 with a Railcard.
  • Children aged between five and fifteen receive 50% off the standard adult price.
  • Children aged four and under can travel free with a ticket holder.
  • Price valid until 31st December 2021.