Daily Caps and Travelcards (2020)

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, 26-30, 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 £7.20 £7.20 £3.60 £1.50 £3.60 £3.60 £7.20 £4.75 £4.75
1-3 £8.50 £8.50 £4.25 £1.50 £4.25 £4.25 £8.50 £5.60 £5.60
1-4 £10.40 £10.40 £5.20 £1.50 £5.20 £5.20 £10.40 £6.85 £6.85
1-5 £12.30 £12.30 £6.15 £1.50 £6.15 £6.15 £12.30 £8.10 £8.10
1-6 £13.20 £13.20 £6.60 £1.50 £6.60 £6.60 £13.20 £8.70 £8.70
1-7 £14.50 £13.30 £7.25 £1.50 £7.25 £6.65 £14.50 £9.50 £8.80
1-8 £17.00 £13.30 £8.50 £1.50 £8.50 £6.65 £17.00 £11.20 £8.80
1-9 £18.80 £13.30 £9.40 £1.50 £9.40 £6.65 £18.80 £12.40 £8.80

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 £13.50 £6.75 £13.50
1-6 £19.10 £13.50 £9.55 £6.75 £19.10 £8.90
1-9 £24.20 £14.30 £12.10 £7.10 £24.20 £9.40

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 £36.10 £138.70 £1,444 £18.10 £69.50 £724 £25.20 £96.80 £1,008
1-3 £42.40 £162.90 £1,696 £21.20 £81.40 £848 £29.60 £113.70 £1,184
1-4 £51.90 £199.30 £2,076 £26.00 £99.90 £1,040 £36.20 £139.00 £1,448
1-5 £61.70 £237.00 £2,468 £30.90 £118.70 £1,236 £43.10 £165.50 £1,724
1-6 £66.00 £253.50 £2,640 £33.00 £126.80 £1,320 £46.10 £177.10 £1,844
1-7 £71.80 £275.80 £2,872 £35.90 £137.90 £1,436 £50.10 £192.40 £2,004
1-8 £84.80 £325.70 £3,392 £42.40 £162.90 £1,696 £59.20 £227.40 £2,368
1-9 £94.10 £361.40 £3,764 £47.10 £180.90 £1,884 £65.70 £252.30 £2,628
2-3, 3-4, 4-5, 5-6 £27.00 £103.70 £1,080 £13.50 £51.90 £540 £18.80 £72.20 £752
2-4, 3-5, 4-6 £29.90 £114.90 £1,196 £15.00 £57.60 £600 £20.90 £80.30 £836
2-5, 3-6 £35.90 £137.90 £1,436 £18.00 £69.20 £720 £25.00 £96.00 £1,000
2-6 £45.10 £173.20 £1,804 £22.60 £86.80 £904 £31.50 £121.00 £1,260
2-7 £46.90 £180.10 £1,876 £23.50 £90.30 £940 £32.70 £125.60 £1,308
2-9 +wj £63.70 £244.60 £2,548 £31.90 £122.50 £1,276 £44.50 £170.90 £1,780
4-7 £33.90 £130.20 £1,356 £17.00 £65.30 £680 £23.60 £90.70 £944
4-9 +wj £57.10 £219.30 £2,284 £28.60 £109.90 £1,144 £39.90 £153.30 £1,596

* Annual seasons are not available on Jobcentre Oyster cards.

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