launches free mobile app

14th Dec 2011 launches free mobile app

Award winning online travel retailer has launched a mobile app, enabling customers to book train tickets on the move, whilst benefitting from all the great features that come with booking through the innovative website.

The new free app offers consumers the best value of any independent rail retailer available in the app store, as well as the opportunity to compile valuable loyalty points for use against future rail travel.

Redspottedhanky’s app, available across all platforms, cements their commitment to providing customers with the easiest, most user friendly experience with no additional card or booking fees. Further developments are planned, including the inclusion of live train times.

Redspottedhanky offers mobile consumers a seamless user experience, which allows users to view train times and fees on one easy to use page, resulting in less confusion and the best deal for all.

James Bain, director at said: “We are proud to unveil our new mobile app, as well as making sure our customers are getting the cheapest rail fares, we are now able to offer them the ease of booking on the move through their phones.”


Bain continued: “The ability to build up and spend loyalty points through our app is another reason why we expect the Redspottedhanky app to become a part of rail travellers everyday lives. Redspottedhanky is the only place where rail travellers can accumulate loyalty points and it is the only independent retailer which charges no additional booking fees.”

Also in the news today, City.Mobi is celebrating the success of its new mobile City guides.

City.Mobi offers the most comprehensive mobile travel guides available, with over 800 cities in 200 countries listed. Each is developed by the City.Mobi team to combine into a single global travel directory.

However, each city retains its own mobile identity via a dedicated domain. Already on offer are Brussels.Mobi, Paris.Mobi, Sanfrancisco.Mobi and Sydney.Mobi. is the latest in this illustrious line up, offering click to call functionality – which means no scribbling down telephone numbers.

Most entries are also linked to websites where users can quickly access more detailed information if needed.

Other key features include information on accommodation, restaurants, attractions, entertainment, nightlife, shopping, and transport.

City.Mobi guides include user reviews and traveller utilities such as a translation guide, currency converter, news and local weather guide.


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