Discounted Senior Citizen Railcards
Basildon Council issues special discount codes to senior citizens who can use them to get their Senior Citizen Railcard at a discounted price, online from Senior Railcard.
Basildon Council no longer issues Discounted Senior Citizen Railcards, but senior citizens are still entitled to a discount
Senior Citizen Railcards are now only issued by Senior-Rail.
To get a discount when applying to Senior-Rail for a Senior Citizen Railcard, senior citizens must follow these steps:
- Step 1 - Ask for a Senior Citizen Railcard Discount Promotion Code from reception in the council's town centre offices at the Basildon Centre during opening hours. - Proof of age and address are needed (e.g.; passport, driving licence, health certificate, etc.). Please note: A Discount Promotion Code cannot be issued to a third party. Residents who want a Discount Promotion Code must come into the Basildon Centre in person.
- Step 2 - Use your Discount Promotion Code to apply for a Senior Citizen Railcard at the discounted price of £24 from Senior-Railcard, either online or by phone:
- Website: Visit www.senior-railcard.co.uk
- 08448 714036 (Calls cost 5p per minute).
Your Senior Citizen Railcard should be dispatched to you within 24 hours of your application being submitted. Your Railcard is sent free of charge by Royal Mail 1st Class post but nevertheless we advise allowing up to 5 days for delivery.
Further information and enquiries
Further information and enquiries should be directed to Senior-Rail, see website address and phone number above.