Upgrade your weekend. Travel in style over the weekend (or bank holiday) with a comfy First Class seat, more space to relax, complimentary snacks, drinks and free WiFi.

A First Class upgrade is more affordable than you might think (see some of our upgrade prices below). To find out more about the full range of upgrade options, have a chat with your Train Manager. 

First Class

Upgrade for £15

  1. London to Milton Keynes
  2. Preston to Birmingham
  3. Manchester to Stoke-On-Trent
  4. Carlisle to Glasgow

First Class

Upgrade for £20

  1. London to Birmingham
  2. London to Wolverhampton
  3. Manchester to Edinburgh
  4. Coventry to London

First Class

Upgrade for £25

  1. Manchester to London
  2. London to Liverpool
  3. Preston to London
  4. London to Crewe

First Class

Upgrade for £30

  1. London to Glasgow
  2. London to Carlisle
  3. Oxenholme to London
  4. Milton Keynes to Edinburgh

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Tables on every seat, where you can put your laptop or coffee

Tables at every seat

Whether you’re working on a laptop or just want to spread out your newspaper, in First Class there’s a table wherever you sit.

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Free WiFi

Never miss a work email, news headline or Facebook status again, thanks to our complimentary onboard WiFi.

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Plug points

Running low on battery? Don’t panic. There’s a plug point at every window seat for you to juice up your phone, tablet or laptop.

Sit back, relax and get comfortable

More leg room

Sit back, relax and stretch out. Our First Class seats come with extended legroom and extra width, too.

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Designer armchairs in First Class lounge

First Class lounge

Your First Class experience starts the moment you reach the station. Make use of the free WiFi or just nod off in one of our designer armchairs. Just try not to miss your train.

Kick back & relax

Onboard entertainment

Get lost in a world of movies, TV and more with BEAM. All ready to be streamed directly to your device, completely free.

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Perks aplenty when you roll with us. From collecting Nectar points to Virgin Atlantic air miles. Get rewarded when you travel with us.

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