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First Class travel

Travel First Class with Virgin Trains on the West Coast Mainline and experience the difference. We offer a special space, somewhere for you to stretch out and unwind, work, sleep or just watch the world pass by while we take you where you want to go.

From Monday to Friday our team offer at table service, so you'll be able to sit back and relax whilst tucking into complimentary mouthwatering delights from our First Class menu.

We’re upgrading our free Wi-Fi at the moment, so please bear with us as we iron out the creases.

First Class food and drink

View our weekend and bank holiday service

Food and drink menu subject to change


Morning

Breakfast

Fried breakfast
Smoked salmon and scrambled egg

BREAKFAST:

Pendolino: Served start of the day until 09:59

A selection of cereal* & juice followed by a choice of the following:

  • Great British breakfast
  • Vegetarian breakfast v
  • A choice of filled Breakfast baguettes
  • Gluten-free bacon roll
  • Smoked salmon & scrambled egg
  • Rotational specials
  • Porridge v
  • Fresh fruit v

You will also be offered toast, croissants, Danish pastries as well as coffee and Fairtrade Tea.

* When travelling between Wolverhampton-Birmingham-London, cereal is only available before departure in First Class lounges.


Super Voyager: Served start of day until 09:59

A selection of cereal & juices followed by a choice of the following:

  • Hot breakfast
  • Vegetarian breakfast v
  • English Muffin filled with bacon
  • Smoked salmon with Caerphilly cheese soufflé
  • Porridge v
  • Fresh fruit v

You will also be offered croissants, Danish pastries as well as coffee and Fairtrade Tea.


v - suitable for vegetarians
Our products may contain nuts

Please note that food service timings in this menu refer to the origin time of the trains. Times are approximate and may vary according to your journey. On some short distance journeys you may not be offered the full First Class catering service due to the short distance travelled

Made For You

fruit salad

Available on Pendolinos only: Served between 10:00 and 12:59

Brunch time just got more exciting on our Pendolino services with our new Made For You menu. Freshly prepared by one of our on board chefs, to order. There will be rotational hot and cold items as well as classics such as a hot bacon baguette and fresh fruit salad with natural yoghurt. These will be followed by a sweet treat.

v - suitable for vegetarians
Our products may contain nuts

Please note that food service timings refer to the origin time of the trains. Times are approximate and may vary according to your journey. On some short distance journeys you may not be offered the full First Class catering service due to the short distance travelled

Super Voyager Brunch

fruit salad

Available on Super Voyagers departing between 10:00 and 12:59

For that in-between time of day we have something to cater for all appetites, including an English Muffin filled with bacon, fresh fruit salad and a sweet treat.


Afternoon

Light Bites

Ham and salad sandwich and muffin

Served 13:00 - 16:59

A choice of delicious sandwiches or snacks with a sweet treat. Hot option is available on selected London to Scotland services north of Preston.


v - suitable for vegetarians
Our products may contain nuts

Please note that food service timings in this menu refer to the origin time of the trains. Times are approximate and may vary according to your journey. On some short distance journeys you may not be offered the full First Class catering service due to the short distance travelled

Warm Light Bites

Warm light bites

Served from 13:00 north of Preston and between 17:00 and 18:59 on all trains on the West Midlands route

Enjoy a choice of two seasonal warm snacks or a cold snack followed by a sweet treat and fruit.


v - suitable for vegetarians
Our products may contain nuts

Please note that food service timings in this menu refer to the origin time of the trains. Times are approximate and may vary according to your journey. On some short distance journeys you may not be offered the full First Class catering service due to the short distance travelled


Evening

Evening Meal

Chick pea casserole
Chocolate mousse

Pendolino: Served from 17:00 - 18:59 plus the 16:30 and 16:57 from London Euston, and the 16:40 from Glasgow.

A choice of three tasty hot options (vegetarian option available), or a choice of delicious lighter options or snacks. Followed by a dessert or a selection of cheese and biscuits. Available on all services except those on the West Midlands route


Super Voyager: Available on 17:10, 18:10, 18:23 and 19:10 from London Euston and 17:35 from Chester only

A choice of three tasty seasonal hot options (vegetarian option available) followed by a dessert or cheese. For more information see our Bryn Williams of Odette's inspired menu in the Regional menus section below.

v - suitable for vegetarians
Our products may contain nuts

Please note that food service timings in this menu refer to the origin time of the trains. Times are approximate and may vary according to your journey. On some short distance journeys you may not be offered the full First Class catering service due to the short distance travelled

Late Evening

Available on both Pendolino and Super Voyager trains from 19:00 onwards

Choose from our tasty savoury options or sweet treat and fruit.


Special Regional Menu

London - Chester - North Wales - Shrewsbury

Bryn Williams

Available on London Euston - Chester - North Wales and Shrewsbury routes

Super Voyager: Bryn Williams of Odette's inspired menu - Served on the 17:10, 18:10, 18:23 and 19:10 departures from Euston and the 17:35 from Chester to London Euston.

We've been working with one of Wales' finest chefs Bryn Williams of Odette's to create a series of exciting dishes to enhance your journey to Holyhead. Featuring locally sourced ingredients to tantalize your taste buds.

v - suitable for vegetarians
Our products may contain nuts

Please note that food service timings may vary according to your journey. On some short distance journeys you may not be offered the full First Class catering service due to the short distance travelled


Beverages

Drinks

Coffee
  • Ethically sourced tea and coffee.
  • Chilled soft drinks and juice.
  • Alcohol for customers aged over 18 from 11:00 onwards.

First Class experience


Your space

View from a first class seat

Luxury all the way with lots of legroom, your own table, reclining seat and overhead reading light. It's the perfect place for you to sit back and relax.

Wi-Fi

Fingers typing on a laptop

With complimentary Wi-Fi, you can work, play, browse and tweet.

Find out more about Wi-Fi.

We are having a few issues with the performance of our Wi-Fi at the moment. We're sorry for this inconvenience, please bear with us while we upgrade the service.

First Class lounges

First Class lounge

Make yourself at home, away from the hustle and bustle, with free drinks, snacks and weekday newspapers. The experience will recharge your battery and, if it's drained, your laptop too.

Find out more about First Class lounges »

Keeping you connected

Coffee mug and mobile phone on First Class table

We put the pleasure into business. Every seat has its own power point and enhanced mobile connectivity. Want to hold an informal meeting? Just spread out on the spacious table.

e-ticket

Printer with printed e-ticket.

Kiss queues goodbye. Simply book online, print your ticket and bring it to the station with your payment card. Just the ticket, as they say.

Upgrades - Weekends and Bank Holidays

Woman looking out of train window

Upgrade to First Class from just £10 each way on weekends or UK bank holidays. Pay just £10 to upgrade anywhere between Euston and Wolverhampton, and £15 on all other routes.

So upgrade to First Class and enjoy more space to relax, complimentary snacks, drinks and Wi-Fi.

Learn more about our weekend and bank holiday First Class service.

Our latest and best First Class fares

Join our Traveller club

If you're a frequent First Class traveller, have you heard about our exclusive Traveller club? Members enjoy a range of special privileges and exciting complimentary benefits every trip, which include:

  • Free First Class weekend travel (you and someone special)
  • Priority parking spaces
  • Complimentary alcoholic drinks at Euston First Class lounge
  • Special priority seating

Become a Traveller member

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