Hire a private train carriage with our VIP experience

Looking to get your group somewhere in luxury? Our Red Carpet service can tailor your experience, so you’ll have a journey to remember. Forget limousines, this is how you make an entrance.

Red Carpet is perfect for...

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Special Occasions

Organise your journey to a hen or stag do, wedding, party or mum's twice removed cousin's birthday with style 

Private carriages for celebrations
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Group trips to France & Belgium

You can now book an exclusive carriage all the way to Paris, Lille and Brussels from Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham with our Eurostar partnership

Book international private train travel
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Meetings, incentives, conferences and events are all possible aboard our trains in an exclusive carriage - the swankiest moving meeting room you've ever been in

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Renting a Virgin Train for filming

Filming on a train?

Our Red Carpet service and private train cars are available to hire for filming. This can be for everything from a TV commercial , a TV interview or filming for a film or TV drama.

Virgin Trains rail network to some of the UK's favourite destinations

Our VIP Train Service Destinations

You can travel anywhere on our network. We’ve got some of the best spots in Great Britain, including: Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham and London. Whatever you’ve got planned, we’ll make sure you get there in style.

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Your own private train carriage

Travel with your group in the privacy of your own personal carriage in either Standard or First Class. Every booking comes with its own concierge and host, so all of your needs are catered for before, during and after your journey.

Incredible food and drinks

All of our Red Carpet packages come with complimentary food from our First Class menu, and you can even create your own menu, three-course meal or order our luxury champagne service.

Pre-organised activities

Want to organise a special surprise? We can create anything from pub quizzes or gin tasting, to onboard games or bespoke treats.


Book a year in advance

Book now or later. We’re the only UK train company that lets you book your group travel up to a year in advance.

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