18 Oct 2023
Enjoy more family time this half term with free travel for kids, why not travel further for less, and visit some of the family friendly destinations across our network?
Whether you’re planning in advance or taking a last-minute trip. Here’s some family friendly destinations across our network:
• LEGOLAND Discovery Centre: Birmingham / Manchester
Unleash your creativity with ten build and play zones, three rides and a 4D cinema.
Here is one of the most popular indoor amusement parks which you can get 2 for 1 on your visit when you travel by train. Pre-booking is essential. Visit: https://www.daysoutguide.co.uk/legoland-discovery-centre-birmingham
• CONWY CASTLE: World Heritage Site
Enjoy the spectacular views of the town and the panoramic views over the Eryri Peaks.
With so many Castles to discover in Wales we think Conwy Castle is definitely worth a visit. It couldn’t be easier to get to Conwy Castle, especially as it’s just a short 4-minute walk from Conwy train station.
Travel by train to Cadw sites and benefit from the 2 for 1 entry. Simply show your valid train ticket when you arrive and you’ll get the cheapest individual ticket for free. To find out more visit: https://tfw.wales/ways-to-travel/rail/savings-and-offers/cadw
· WALES COASTAL PATH: From Rail to Trail
Autumn half-term is a fabulous time for families to get outdoors. You can easily reach several great coastal path walks by train on our network.
Not sure where you’d like to visit?
We’ve highlighted some walking trails from across our network to inspire your next trip here: https://tfw.wales/ways-to-travel/walking-and-wheeling/walking-and-wheeling-routes
· PLANTASIA TROPICAL ZOO: Swansea
Here is great day out with the kids featuring Wales’ only Crocodile Feeding experience.
Grow your imaginations this half term in this interactive, fully immersive tropical experience for all the family. 20% discount applies when travelling by train. Visit: https://www.daysoutguide.co.uk/plantasia-tropical-zoo
· WALES v BARBARIANS: Principality Stadium
Why not finish the half term off in style with a visit to the capital!
Watch a match at the world’s most iconic venue. The stadium is just over a mile from Cardiff Central station (You can’t miss it)
Under 17-years-old receive 50% off tickets and ticket sale start from £10
It is expected to be thriller! https://www.principalitystadium.wales/
Terms and conditions – Valid on Transport for Wales trains, when accompanied by a Standard fare paying adult, under 11’s travel free and under 16’s travel free off-peak. A free child ticket must be obtained for children aged 5 and over.
Ticket number are capped at 2 per adult. Geographical boundaries apply, full terms and conditions at https://tfw.wales/ways-to-travel/rail/savings-and-offers/kids-go-free.
Free child tickets can only be redeemed at a ticket office or on board from a conductor. Free child tickets can not be redeemed online. Adults however can buy their tickets ahead of travel and take advantage of our Advance fares and redeem free child tickets on the day.