Delayed? Tap. Tap. Repaid.

Railbuddy tells you how much delay repay money you could claim, and when. Better still, we help you submit your claim in seconds too. All in the app.

Money To You

We automatically tell you how much delay repay money you could claim, and when you can claim it.

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Claim In Seconds

Submit your delay claim in seconds from within the app. Upgrade to Pro and we'll automatically fill in your passenger, ticket and delay information. Visit our Help Centre to see which rail operators we support.

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"Really handy app, has saved me quite a few times, especially with Southern!”

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"So simple. So powerful. Best train app for a regular commuter out there."

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Stay Ahead

Track your journey and see how much money you could be due with live delay information.

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Avoid Delays

We've the smartest alerts around. We'll tell you as soon as your train is delayed and why. Even better, we'll let you know if the delay gets worse.

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Plan Easily

View live train times for your route in a wonderfully simple dashboard. And beat the queues with platform estimates.

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Start claiming in seconds.

Download for free and set up in seconds.

Simple Pricing

You can upgrade in a tap within the app and easily cancel via iTunes.

Railbuddy Free

  • Delay Repay eligibility alerts
  • Live delay repay estimate
  • Real-time train delay alerts
  • Live next trains and platform estimates
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Railbuddy Pro

£0.49 Monthly
  • Delay Repay eligibility alerts
  • Automatic claim form filling for supported operators
  • Live delay repay estimate
  • Real-time train delay alerts
  • Live next trains and platform estimates
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Limited Free Trial

Free members can trial Railbuddy Pro's powerful auto form filling feature three times at no cost.

The Team

We're commuters and rail travellers. We built and continue to build Railbuddy whilst (regularly standing) on the train.

James Zorab

Co-Founder & CEO

Before co-founding Railbuddy, James helped 'big-name' clients build digital products. He develops Railbuddy on the train from WIN.

Lloyd Harrison

Co-Founder & CPO

Before co-founding Railbuddy, Lloyd was Head of Mobile for several digital agencies. He develops Railbuddy on the train from WGC.

Peter Hicks


Peter is a rail systems specialist and the man behind Railbuddy's data and intelligence. He develops Railbuddy on the train to KGX.

Chris Lamontagne

Commercial Advisor

Chris specialises in hyper growth businesses, heading growth at GETT Taxi and Hambro Perks. He's now VP Commercial at Teespring.

Peter Williams

Rail Advisor

Peter is a rail veteran and rare industry innovator. He's been Commercial Director at East Coast, Chiltern and First Scot Rail.

Stuart Foy


When Stu's not competing in all-night dance offs in London arcades, he's busy designing Railbuddy's great user interface.

David Bonas


David originally helped co-found and design Railbuddy. He now lives the dream designing products back in his home town, Barcelona.

Lorenzo Bruno

UX Designer

Rail is complex and the experience often rubbish. Lorenzo ensures that when you use Railbuddy you experience the exact opposite.

David Deakin

Legal Advisor

Formerly Head of Legal for Digital & Technology at BBC Worldwide, David makes sure we're exercising legal and data best practice.

Yannis Sarris


Yannis helps build the systems that turn complicated rail data into the simple messages you need at the right time. Easy, right?

Marc Humet

iOS Developer

Alongside working on Siri, Marc puts his dev skills to work making sure Railbuddy gives you what you want when you make that tap.


We're hiring.

We're looking for an engineer to join us in revolutionising how we experience rail travel. Interested? Grab a drink and chat with us.

Help Centre

Need help or want to ask us a question? Visit our Help Centre.