Hire a private carriage with our VIP experience

If you’re looking after VIPs, a sports team, a hen do or a large group and are looking for a truly bespoke travel experience, we’re here to make it happen, in our own distinct and unique way. We’re proud we’re the only UK train company offering this kind of exclusive experience, from hiring your own private carriage to bespoke menus and more. Forget limousines, this is how you make an entrance...

Your very own carriage

Travel in the privacy of your very own carriage in either First or Standard class, seating up to 18, 37 , 44 or 55 passengers. You and your group will have the freedom to work or play as much as you like, without any interruptions.

Exclusivity and service

You will receive your own host you serve you all your needs on the journey and a concierge to help arrange everything before and after the journey

Incredible food

You will receive complimentary food from our First Class menu and at your request, you can create your own bespoke menus and 3 course meal

Hiring a train for filming

Our Red Carpet service and carriages 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

Where can we take you?

Available anywhere on our network (West Coast Mainline) taking in some of the UK's favourite destinations, including: Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham, and of course, London. Whatever you've got planned, we'll ensure you and your group get there in style.

Booking and enquiries

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