Stay one step ahead with the Virgin Trains app

Put travel nirvana in the palm of your hand. The Virgin Trains app lets you book train tickets, and check timetables on your smartphone – anytime, anywhere. You can even buy tickets up to 10 minutes before departure, receive them direct to the app, then stroll straight onto the train. No queuing, no fuss.

Download the app

for iPhone


for BlackBerry


for Android


for Windows


Virgin Trains on your mobile

  • Free download
  • Search times and fares
  • Buy tickets up to 10 mins before departure
  • FastTicket machine collection
  • No card charges or booking fees
  • Book any UK route
  • Live departure information
  • m-tickets now available for all tickets on Virgin Trains services
  • Download tickets straight to your phone
  • Avoid queues: head straight to your train
  • Just show your m-ticket when asked

Not sure which download is right for you?

Simply text "VIRGIN" to 88080 from your mobile and you’ll receive a text with the right download link for your phone. Easy. Texts charged at standard network rate.

m-ticket now available for all tickets on Virgin Trains services

  • Download tickets straight to your phone
  • Avoid queues: head straight to your train
  • Simply show your m-ticket when asked

Need some help

If you need some assistance with the app please email mobile.virgintrains@trainsfares.co.uk