Save on Your Train Tickets to Peterborough with Split Ticketing

Get cheap tickets to Peterborough by splitting your ticket.

Split ticketing involves splitting your fare into multiple tickets to cover separate parts of the journey whilst traveling on exactly the same train.

Use our ticket search to find hidden split ticket fares. The average saving for these is 30% but you could save up to 70%!

On top of that you’ll pay NO booking or card fees when booking with us. We just take a small percentage of the saving.


Journey to any of these stations when buying cheap train tickets to Peterborough:


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Examples of the savings that can be made when buying cheap train tickets to Peterborough with SplitMyFare:

Peterborough to Aberdeen

Standard Fare: £43

SplitMyFare: £41.92

By splitting with us you can make a massive saving of £1.08


Peterborough to Exeter Central

Standard Fare: £120.9

SplitMyFare: £42

By splitting with us you can make a massive saving of £78.9


Peterborough to Newcastle

Standard Fare: £28

SplitMyFare: £26.2

By splitting with us you can make a massive saving of £1.8



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"Peterborough and its region have an important place in the history of Britain and the modern city continues to grow in importance and in the right way. Visit Peterborough, you will find a heritage city, an environment city, an event city and a modern exciting cosmopolitan place.” VisitPeterborough


Why Visit Peterborough by Rail?

If you have visited several cities in the UK by train, chances are you have already passed through or even transferred at Peterborough. Peterborough Railway Station is one of the main interchanges for cross-country trains, making it an easy go-to side trip when you're coming from other cities such as London, York, Newcastle and Edinburgh. The fastest and probably most popular train route to Peterborough would be the one coming from London King's Cross, which has a journey time of only 45 minutes.

Do not be deceived by Peterborough being less popular and smaller than other cities in England. Also known as the Gateway to the Fens, this city holds a rich history and culture that you can discover in a short walk from the station. Alternatively, if you opt to spend a little, or a lot of, time shopping, then the Queensgate Shopping Centre is situated just across the road from the Railway Station.

Find the nearby Cross Street and walk through to the end to Priestgate, where you will find the Peterborough Museum. It is said to be the most haunted building in the city! Whether you are here for history or for the thrill of meeting the ghosts, this museum is well worth a visit.

Only an eight minute walk from the museum is the Peterborough Cathedral, also known as St Peter's Cathedral, with its incredible Norman architecture. Imagine a church of massive proportions and medieval arches surrounded by lush greenery. Sounds amazing right? Well if the sight of this is still not enough for you, or if ever you get tired of wandering around the city centre, then you can head to the Ferry Meadows Country Park about three miles away. There are cafes where you can sit and relax, or take a picnic and eat it while overlooking the lake.

How to find the cheapest train tickets to Peterborough

If you’re looking for cheap train tickets to Peterborough there are may ways to save money so you can explore Peterborough. It may be that you’re getting a train to Peterborough for a weekend with friends or with work, whatever the reason our journey planner will help you in getting the cheapest available tickets for your trip. Using the journey planner, you can save money travelling to Peterborough and use that in the shops or at a restaurant.

Some of the biggest savings can be had by searching for split tickets as described above. Another way to save money on train tickets to Peterborough is by buying an Advance ticket. Advance tickets are usually available from 12 weeks before the date of travel, so it is generally the case that the earlier you book your ticket within this timeframe the cheaper it will be. So if you’re coming to Peterborough to catch a flight or for some sightseeing, look out for the advance ticket type when you search for your ticket. The longer you wait to buy your ticket the more the price can go up so try to book as quick as you’re able, advance tickets are not normally available on the day of travel, so try not to book on the day.

You can save even more on your train tickets by using a railcard for your journey to Peterborough. If you’re a regular traveller this is particular useful as buying an eligible railcard can save you 1/3 off the price of all of your future tickets.