Open a Student Current Account and you could save 1/3 on rail travel for the next 4 years with a FREE Santander 16-25 Railcard worth £120*.
We're giving you an exclusive Santander 16-25 Railcard so you could save 1/3 on rail travel in Great Britain for 4 years. You simply need to carry your Santander 16-25 Railcard with you when you travel and show it whenever you present your ticket for inspection.
To be eligible
What could you save?
Here's an example of what you could save:
A saving of £21.16
Offers and discounts
Your Santander 16-25 Railcard gives you more than cheaper travel; you also have access to some fantastic offers on holidays, eating out, some of the UK's top attractions and much more. Find out more.
Also check out money-saving hints and tips, competitions and giveaways on the Santander Students Facebook page.
Before you can order you need to:
To order the Santander 16-25 Railcard, follow these simple steps:
1. Ensure that you are registered for Santander’s Online Banking service.
If you haven’t already registered for Online Banking, you can register via www.santander.co.uk using your debit card, or alternatively by calling 0845 972 4724. We will send these details to you within 7-10 working days. If you are already registered, you don’t need to register again.
2. Get your unique Railcard code by logging into Santander’s Online Banking.
We will send a message in your Online Banking which will contain your unique code. This message will be sent within 5 calendar days of your Student Current Account being opened, as long as you have registered for Online Banking. Your unique code will be valid for 60 days from the date of issue and cannot be re-issued once expired.
3. Visit www.santander-railcard.co.uk.
Simply enter your unique code and upload a photograph of yourself on this website. You will receive a confirmation email within 1 working day to let you know your order has been received and tell you if your photo has been uploaded successfully. Your Railcard will be sent to you around 5 working days after your Railcard order completion
If you don't receive your Santander 16-25 Railcard you can:
Your Santander 16-25 Railcard should arrive within 5 working days of your Santander 16-25 Railcard order.
If you do not receive your Santander 16-25 Railcard you can email email@example.com (don't send any personal information such as your account number) or call the Railcard Issuer on 0844 848 8010***.
When you make your order you can choose the address that you want the Santander 16-25 Railcard to be sent to.
Yes you can. However, for all journeys made between 4.30am and 10am Monday to Friday a minimum fare of £12 is payable. There is no minimum fare when you travel at weekends, on Public Holidays, or during July and August.
Your Santander 16-25 Railcard can only be used for discounts on the National Rail network in Great Britain; that is England, Scotland and Wales. It cannot be used on train services in Northern Ireland or the Republic of Ireland. Residents of Northern Ireland can order a Santander 16-25 Railcard to use when they travel in Scotland, Wales or England.
Visit www.santander-railcard.co.uk and order a replacement. There is an administration fee for this service. Please refer to the Terms and Conditions.
No, you will need to wait for your Santander 16-25 Railcard to arrive.
Yes, as long as you have opened a new Santander Student Account and fulfill the eligibility criteria above.
No, the Santander 16-25 Railcard is valid for 4 years. The expiry date is printed on the front of the Santander 16-25 Railcard.
> One Railcard per Student Current Account. Please ensure you read the Terms and Conditions before using your Railcard.
> The Railcard will be issued and maintained by the Association of Train Operating Companies.
> The Railcard is not available with the International Student Current Account.
> There is no cash alternative and the Railcard is not transferable to any other person.
> The unique Railcard code must only be redeemed by the Student Current Account holder.
> The Railcard can only be used in mainland Great Britain; that is England, Scotland and Wales. It cannot be used on train services in Northern Ireland or the Republic of Ireland.
> Your email address will not be used for marketing purposes unless you have given us your permission to do so, but will be used to send service messages to you.
*£120 saving is based on the current cost of £30 for an annual 16-25 Railcard over a 4 year period. Correct as at 24th June 2013.
**Fare correct as at 24th April 2013.
***0844 numbers - Calls have a set up charge of up to 13p and then cost up to 4p per minute depending on your BT call plan. Calls from mobile and other providers' charges may vary.
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