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How much can you save?

We all like to know that we are getting the best possible deal for the stuff we need and train travel is no exception. Now you can see at a glance just how much you can save when you book through redspottedhanky.com instead of the trainline.com. The calculations are simple – they charge fees and we don’t (apart from next day delivery – and we can’t do anything about that, sorry) Our saving calculator uses the credit card and booking fees that are published on the trainline.com website and shows you what you need to know - easy!

How much do you spend on train travel a month with thetrainline.com?

£
£20
£1000

How many purchases do you make a month?

1
10

This is typically how your spend with thetrainline.com breaks down:

Credit Card Fee: £0
Booking Fee: £0
Train Tickets: £0
thetrainline.com
price:
£0
Loyalty Points: 0

See how we worked this out

How we calculated your typical spend breakdown with thetrainline.com

You showed us on the sliders how much you spend on train travel per month and how many times per month you make a purchase, from this we calculated:

  1. your average purchase price – assuming that you purchase each ticket by credit card and buy via the website or mobile web and pick your ticket up at the station
  2. how much you were charged per purchase for using a credit card using thetrainline.com published data
  3. how much you were charged per purchase in booking fees using thetrainline.com published data
  4. the estimated price of your ticket/s
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This is how much redspottedhanky.com would have charged:

Credit Card Fee: £0
Booking Fee: £0
Train Tickets: £0
redspottedhanky.com
price:
£0
Loyalty Points: 0

See how we worked this out

How we calculated the value of savings you could make with redspottedhanky.com

  1. We took the estimated price of your ticket/s
  2. We DIDN'T add any credit card charges – you don't pay those with us
  3. We DIDN'T add any booking fees – you don't pay those with us either
  4. We also showed you the ADDITIONAL benefit of the loyalty points you could earn with us
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You would have saved

£00.00

by booking with redspottedhanky.com
plus received an additional £0.00 in loyalty points

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As indicated above this is a direct comparison to illustrate the potential value of savings made when an individual transacts with redspottedhanky.com instead of thetrainline.com on like for like transactional data provided by the consumer via the sliders as well as the assumption that all transactions were made via the trainline.com website or mobile web and that tickets were picked up at the station. All calculations are based on thetrainline.com published data as at 26.02.14. redspottedhanky.com loyalty points are shown as an additional saving based on a rate of 1 loyalty point per £1 spent.

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As indicated above this is a direct comparison to illustrate the potential value of savings made when an individual transacts with redspottedhanky.com instead of thetrainline.com on like for like transactional data provided by the consumer via the sliders as well as the assumption that all transactions were made via the trainline.com website or mobile web and that tickets were picked up at the station. All calculations are based on thetrainline.com published data as at 26.02.14 . redspottedhanky.com loyalty points are shown as an additional saving based on a rate of 1 loyalty point per £1 spent.

redspottedhanky.com vs thetrainline

It's plain, it's simple - we don't charge booking and credit card fees and they do! Ouch!

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