Daily Caps and Travelcards (2019)

This page details all the London wide caps and travelcards which apply to rail travel. These caps apply to all modes: National Rail, Underground, Overground, TfL Rail and DLR. The only rail services within zones 1-9 which are not covered are the Heathrow Express services between Paddington and the Airport; and Southeastern high-speed between St Pancras International and Stratford International; where Oyster and contactless can be used, but fares charged are additional to any caps. Travelcards are only valid to/from Stratford International if marked Plus HS1.

The first table lists all the daily caps. All Railcards refers to those that can be added to Oyster: 16-25, Senior, Forces, Disabled and Annual Gold cards. Most refers to the same list apart from Disabled.

Daily Oyster Caps (+Contactless for Adults)
Adult/Apprentice/
Student 18+
11-15 16+/Jobcentre Plus Most
Railcards
Disabled
Railcard
All
Railcards
Zones Anytime Off-peak Anytime Off-peak Anytime Off-peak Anytime Anytime Off-peak
1-2 £7.00 £7.00 £3.50 £1.50 £3.50 £3.50 £7.00 £4.60 £4.60
1-3 £8.20 £8.20 £4.10 £1.50 £4.10 £4.10 £8.20 £5.40 £5.40
1-4 £10.10 £10.10 £5.05 £1.50 £5.05 £5.05 £10.10 £6.65 £6.65
1-5 £12.00 £12.00 £6.00 £1.50 £6.00 £6.00 £12.00 £7.90 £7.90
1-6 £12.80 £12.80 £6.40 £1.50 £6.40 £6.40 £12.80 £8.45 £8.45
1-7 £14.00 £12.90 £7.00 £1.50 £7.00 £6.45 £14.00 £9.25 £8.50
1-8 £16.50 £12.90 £8.25 £1.50 £8.25 £6.45 £16.50 £10.90 £8.50
1-9 £18.30 £12.90 £9.15 £1.50 £9.15 £6.45 £18.30 £12.10 £8.50

The second table lists all the paper travelcards. Note that there is no off-peak zone 1-4, use the zone 1-6 instead.

Daily Paper Travelcards
All Adults Children 5-15 All Railcards
Zones Anytime Off-peak Anytime Off-peak Anytime Off-peak
1-4 £13.10 £6.55 £13.10
1-6 £18.60 £13.10 £9.30 £6.55 £18.60 £8.60
1-9 £23.50 £13.90 £11.70 £6.90 £23.50 £9.20

The third table lists the different season ticket prices. There are no single zone travelcard seasons. If the required combination isn’t shown (eg 5-7) then the price is the same for a larger zonal coverage (in this case 4-7). If only zone 2 is required then choose 2-3, for only zone 6 it is 5-6. Adult and Child (5-15) travelcards can be bought on paper. 16+, Jobcentre, Apprentice and Student 18+ travelcards all require the appropriate Oyster photocard to be held.

Travelcard seasons
Adult 11-15/16+/Jobcentre* Apprentice/Student 18+
Zones Weekly Monthly Annual Weekly Monthly Annual* Weekly Monthly Annual
1-2 £35.10 £134.80 £1,404 £17.60 £67.60 £704 £24.50 £94.10 £980
1-3 £41.20 £158.30 £1,648 £20.60 £79.20 £824 £28.80 £110.60 £1,152
1-4 £50.50 £194.00 £2,020 £25.30 £97.20 £1,012 £35.30 £135.60 £1,412
1-5 £60.00 £230.40 £2,400 £30.00 £115.20 £1,200 £41.90 £160.90 £1,676
1-6 £64.20 £246.60 £2,568 £32.10 £123.30 £1,284 £44.90 £172.50 £1,796
1-7 £69.80 £268.10 £2,792 £34.90 £134.10 £1,396 £48.80 £187.40 £1,952
1-8 £82.50 £316.80 £3,300 £41.30 £158.60 £1,652 £57.70 £221.60 £2,308
1-9 £91.50 £351.40 £3,660 £45.80 £175.90 £1,832 £64.00 £245.80 £2,560
2-3, 3-4, 4-5, 5-6 £26.30 £101.00 £1,052 £13.20 £50.70 £528 £18.40 £70.70 £736
2-4, 3-5, 4-6 £29.10 £111.80 £1,164 £14.60 £56.10 £584 £20.30 £78.00 £812
2-5, 3-6 £34.90 £134.10 £1,396 £17.50 £67.20 £700 £24.40 £93.70 £976
2-6 £43.90 £168.60 £1,756 £22.00 £84.50 £880 £30.70 £117.90 £1,228
2-7 £45.60 £175.20 £1,824 £22.80 £87.60 £912 £31.90 £122.50 £1,276
2-9 +wj £62.00 £238.10 £2,480 £31.00 £119.10 £1,240 £43.30 £166.30 £1,732
4-7 £33.00 £126.80 £1,320 £16.50 £63.40 £660 £23.00 £88.40 £920
4-9 +wj £55.50 £213.20 £2,220 £27.80 £106.80 £1,112 £38.80 £149.00 £1,552

* Annual seasons are not available on Jobcentre Oyster cards.

+wj Travelcard seasons for zones 2-9 and 4-9 also include Watford Junction.