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BritRail Spirit of Scotland Pass

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Download any BritRail Spirit of Scotland Pass directly to your phone and save on the shipping cost. With the M-Pass there’s no need to wait in the ticket line, simply scan the barcode and you can enter the train platform. This pass can also be printed in the PDF format in case of loss or theft.One free seat reservation is included with each Flexible M-Pass purchase.


Explore Scotland to its fullest, without missing a beat of passionate culture and breathtaking landscapes, and be sure to include must-see destinations – Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, Aberdeen, Perth, and Stirling. Hop on and off the trains as you wish!

Where can the pass be used?

Scotland, including travel on the following services and routes:


All scheduled services in Scotland and services to and from Carlisle and Berwick-upon-Tweed for ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, LNER, and First TransPennine Express. Some travel restrictions at peak times on some lines.


Caledonian MacBrayne Ferries to the west coast and isles
Argyll Ferries between Gourock and Dunoon


Scottish Citylink, Stagecoach and West Coast Motors Coach travel – on selected routes including Argyll, Skye, the Borders and Northern Highlands


You can buy a BritRail pass if you are not a UK resident.

Pre-booking time

Customers can select a first date of travel that is up to 11 months from the purchase date.


Child Discount

Children (aged 1-15) get up to 50% off the regular adult fare. Children under 5 travel free and do not need a ticket when they share a seat with an adult

Bonuses & Inclusions

Discounted Services:


Strathspey Steam Railway: 10% discount on all full standard fares.
Keith & Dufftown Railway: 10% discount on all full standard fares.
Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway: £1 off all full standard fares (excl. Thomas Days Out).


  • 20% off the Northlink Ferries to Orkney and Shetland –including Scrabster – Stromness, Aberdeen – Lerwick and Aberdeen – Kirkwall – Lerwick
  • 20% off Stena Line ferry travel to Northern Ireland –journeys to Belfast


City Sightseeing Bus Tours: £1 off adult and concession tickets on the following tours:
Edinburgh Bus Tour, City Sightseeing Glasgow and City Sightseeing Inverness.


Sweeney Cruises (Loch Lomond): 20% discount on all full standard fares.
Cruise Loch Lomond: 15% discount on all full standard fares.
Jacobite Cruises (Loch Ness): 10% discount on all full standard fares.

Additional Details

Passholders cannot travel before 9:15 am Monday to Friday. This restriction does not apply to the following routes: Glasgow Queen Street – Oban /Fort William/ Mallaig, Glasgow Central – Stranraer, Inverness – Kyle/Wick/Thurso and direct services from Lockerbie to Carlisle, Carstairs, Motherwell or Glasgow Central.

Pass Delivery

If a paper pass is selected, this pass is printed on official railway ticket paper that will be shipped to you. You can select from the available shipping options during checkout. Please allow sufficient time to receive your pass before your departure.

If an M-Pass is selected, an email with an activation link will be sent. When you are ready to use the M-Pass, click the link to select your first day of use or travel dates. After you have completed the check-in, you will be able to download your M-Pass.

Seat Reservations

A seat reservation is optional but recommended in order to guarantee a seat on a specific train and time. Reserve a seat.

Note: Passengers who wish to upgrade a Standard Class BritRail Pass to First Class will need to pay the difference in excess between the Standard and First Class Ordinary Fare for the leg of the journey that has not been taken. This may be paid at the ticket office before boarding the train or to the ticket inspector on the train.

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