It's yet another convenient way of getting your ticket if you're travelling with Virgin Trains on the West Coast Mainline. Just choose the e-ticket delivery option when you book online and your ticket will be emailed to you within 2 hours. Simply print it out and bring along a form of ID (matching the passenger name).
Buying your e-ticket
Make sure you bring:
- Your printed
- ID matching the passenger name
- Your printed
Hop aboard and off you go
Once you've bought an e-ticket they cannot be exchanged or refunded, so remember...
Before you get to the station, be sure to:
Print your e-ticket and bring it with you.
Bring a form of ID (Credit or Debit card, National Railcard, Passport or Driving License) matching the passenger name, otherwise your e-ticket won't be valid.
If you haven't done all of the above, a new ticket at the full fare will have to be bought to travel.
Your e-tickets will be e-mailed to you as a PDF for you to print 2 hours after booking. See an example e-ticket
e-tickets are available for all Advance tickets when travelling exclusively on Virgin Trains along the West Coast Mainline and/or Cross Country.
Don't worry; all tickets are logged in your account 2 hours after purchase. Simply log on to the My Account section and reprint your e-ticket, it won't cost you a penny more.
Tickets sent to your mobile
Make your life simpler by getting tickets sent straight to your mobile when you book through our app.
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Wider seats, extra legroom, complimentary food, drinks and W-Fi all make First Class with Virgin Trains a very special experience.
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