Mums-to-be pass

Mums-to-be pass for pregnant travellers

A seat for you (and your bump)

We know it can be tough standing up for two, so we’re here to help.

If you’re travelling while 20+ weeks pregnant, and without a seat, just give us a shout. With a Mums-to-be pass, we’ll get you off your feet and into a seat. 

How to get your Mums-to-be pass

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Step 1

Download and fill out our Mums-to-be form (or pick one up at a Virgin Trains Ticket Office).

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Step 2

Take your form to a Virgin Trains Ticket Office along with your passport photo and MAT B1 form. This will get you a National Rail Photocard and a signed Mums-to-be pass.

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Step 3

You’re now good to go. Once onboard, simply flash your train ticket, National Rail Photocard and your Mum-to-be pass to our Train Manager and they’ll take care of you.

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Mums-to-be upgrades

Of course, our Mums-to-be pregnancy pass is free, and you might even get bumped up to a First Class seat if there’s none left in Standard. We can also help get you onboard at a quiet place if you’re travelling on a very busy train. Just see our station staff beforehand.

Mums-to-be pass

We're here to help

Under 20 weeks pregnant? We know this can be a challenging time in pregnancy, so don't worry, speak to any of our team and we'll do everything we can to help you too.

Need a helping hand warming up food for your toddlers? No problem, just ask our team at the onboard shop and we'll sort it.

What’s more, our trains are now equipped with a baby box (filled with essentials like nappies, baby wipes and tissues) to make life’s little hiccups a bit easier. Just ask a member of staff and we'll see what we can do!

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