STUDENTS can travel by train for half-price under a new deal with TransPennine Express.
The cost of a cheap day return between Huddersfield and Manchester will be cut to £3.80.
Other fares include £15.30 for a Huddersfield-Newcastle return.
The cut-price tickets can be used on TransPennine Express trains, outside busy commuting times, between 9.30am and 4.30pm, between 6.30pm and 7am and any time at weekends.
David Crocker, Trans- Pennine Express marketing manager, says: "These low fares are ideal for students heading home, visiting friends, going for a night out or just getting away from it all."
Student rail tickets are on sale from today at stations and online at www.tpexpress.co.uk
Tickets can be bought by anyone who has a Young Persons Railcard and must be booked by 6pm the day before travel.
The fare offer runs throughout the academic year.