Travelling with us over Christmas
Planning ahead is the best way to ensure you get back home to your nearest and dearest without a hitch this Christmas. Network Rail have extensive improvement works planned over the festive period that could disrupt your journey with us if you’re not prepared.
Tips for travelling over Christmas:
Here are a few handy hints that should help you get home in time to enjoy a nice glass of sherry in front of the telly:
From the afternoon of Friday 21 December until 1 January, you can travel with us for our Off-Peak prices, on any day, at any time.
Please check your journey details before you travel. National Rail Enquiries will help you find the best way home.
If you’re buying an Advance ticket, you can reserve a seat online. Reservations for Off-Peak or Anytime bookings can be made at your nearest station.
There is a very limited service to and from Euston on Sunday 23 and Monday 24 December due to improvement works. If you can, please travel on the Friday or Saturday instead.
Our services will start again on Thursday 27 December in the late morning.
Where do I go for more info?
When planning your journey, please check National Rail Enquiries to help find the best way for you to travel. Their site will show you any improvement works that may affect our services. Alternative routes travelling with other operators are also listed.
You can also download our Christmas & New Year Travel Guide full of handy travel tips to ensure you enjoy the smoothest journey with us.
Treat yourself to a First Class trip
Enjoy more space to stretch out and relax, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi and snacks when you travel First Class with us between Christmas and New Year. Find out more about our First Class service.
Already bought yourself a Standard ticket? Not to worry, you can upgrade to First Class at any time from just £10 between Saturday 22 December and Tuesday 1 January. Just ask your train manager onboard.