If I am caught without a ticket do I have to pay immediately?Created On16th November 2020Last Updated On16th November 2020byJack Williams Print You are here: Main Penalty Fares If I am caught without a ticket do I have to pay immediately? < All TopicsNo. If you do not wish to pay immediately your name and address will be taken and a penalty fare notice will be given to you. Previous What if I don’t pay the penalty fare within the time allowed? Next How long will my data be held from the date I receive the penalty fare?