Your First Class experience starts the moment you reach the station. Our First Class lounges provide a sanctuary from the crowds – the perfect place to grab a complimentary snack, make use of the free WiFi or just nod off in one of our designer armchairs. Just try not to miss your train.
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On the house

Put your wallet away – these are on us. From hot drinks and non-alcoholic cold drinks, to snacks and newspapers, just help yourself. We’ll pick up the tab.
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Working on the go?

Drop into our dedicated corporate area, where you’ll find desks and TV screens showing BBC News. Sign into the free Wi-Fi and you’ll never miss an email (or Facebook update) again.

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Make yourself at home

All you need to do to get into our First Class lounges is show a valid Virgin Trains ticket – either Virgin Business, First Anytime or Advance First. For up to two hours before your outward journey, and up to one hour after you arrive, just make yourself at home (within reason, please).

Locations & opening hours

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West Midlands

Birmingham International

Birmingham New Street 

Coventry

Monday - Friday

Saturday

Sunday

Lounge Location

Birmingham International 05:30 - 20:00 08:00 - 18:00 10:00 - 18:00

Up the stairs from the platforms. Lift access available.

Birmingham New Street

06:15 - 19:45

08:00 - 18:00

10:00 - 18:00

Right hand car park entrance, through the doors on the right.

Coventry

05:30 - 20:00

08:00 - 20:00

08:00 - 18:00

Platform 1

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London

London Euston

Monday-Friday*

Saturday Sunday

Lounge Location

London Euston

07:00 - 23:00

07:00 - 20:00

10:00 - 23:00

Upstairs, above the food court.

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North West

Crewe

Liverpool Lime Street

Manchester Piccadilly

Runcorn

Monday-Friday

Saturday Sunday

Lounge Location

Crewe

05:30 - 19:00

08:00 - 18:00

12:00 - 18:00

On the concourse, above the platform 5.

Liverpool Lime Street

06:00 - 20:00

08:00 - 18:00

10:00 - 18:00

Between platform 7 and 8.

Manchester Piccadilly

06:00 - 19:30

08:00 - 18:00

09:30 - 19:30 

Above the information point (opposite the Ticket Shop) on the main concourse. Lift access available.

Runcorn

06:00 - 20:00

08:00 - 18:00

08:25 - 18:00

Platform 1 - access available from the station.
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Scotland

Glasgow Central

Monday-Friday

Saturday Sunday Lounge Location

Glasgow Central

07:00 - 19:00

07:00 - 18:00

10:00 - 17:40

By the Virgin Trains ticket office, next to the Gordon Street entrance of the station.

 

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