Rail ticket deal for over 55s

TRAIN operator ScotRail has unveiled a new ticket deal for over 55s.

Customers that age and over can travel anywhere in Scotland – plus Berwick-upon-Tweed and Carlisle - for £19 return.

ScotRail has also teamed up with Hotel Connexions to give ‘Club 55’ members up to 60 per cent off selected hotels.

They can can also upgrade to first class for £26 return on selected routes.

The offer runs until March 31 2012 for outward travel – with return travel valid for one month from the date of the outward journey.

Senior Railcard holders and Disabled Persons Railcard holders over 55 get the additional bonus of a further £2 discount on both fares.