For the journey ahead you might have packed your bag full of snacks ready to enjoy. But, if not - don't worry! We've got all the Onboard facilities you'll need to make the journey more enjoyable.
First up, there’s a shop on every train, so you can get a relaxing tea or an invigorating coffee, plus plenty of snacks and cold drinks. Then, for those of you needing to stay in touch with the outside world there is our free WiFi. If you're after a movie to enjoy, a TV show to binge watch or newspaper to read then the Avanti Media Hub is ideal.
Best Fare Finder
It’s easy to find the best fare across all our journeys. Simply choose when you want to travel and use our Best Fare Finder to get the cheapest ticket for you. From Preston to London, we’ve collected all our methods of getting cheaper fares in one place. To find out more take a look at our Ways to Save page. Let the journey begin!
First Class service
A First Class upgrade is for those who demand a little more peace and quiet, plus a guaranteed electric socket. You’ll get complimentary snacks, more leg room and a hot cup of tea to enjoy whilst on your journey. It’s all there to help you arrive at London fully prepared for the day ahead, whether it’s a meeting or a social event.
Find out more about our First Class service.
Different ticket types
You’ve probably heard of First Class and Standard Class, but there are a whole range of other ticket types to choose from. And, before you choose the right ticket there are many things to consider including - whether you need to travel during peak hours, how far in advance you’re booking, whether you’re booking as a group and how flexible you are about specific trains.
Find out more on our ticket types.
Passenger Assist services
To make sure we’ve got all the people and resources in place when you travel, please let us know in advance and we’ll do everything we can for you. From those travelling with mobility issues, guide dogs, wheelchairs or anything else that you may need extra help with, you can find out more info on our Passenger Assist Service page.
You might be wondering what to do if you’re travelling with a bike, where you’ll put your luggage onboard, or whether you’ll be able to get help at the station. Don't worry - we've got all the answers to all your questions.
For all the information you need, read our Travel Advice.
Travelling with a bike? Taking kids with you? Want to be informed about engineering works? It’s all here on our Travel Advice page. Have a quick look before you travel – some of it might save you hassle at the station.
Book On Our App
With the Avanti West Coast App you can buy tickets, check train times, save and browse recent journeys whilst keeping tabs on your trip with our live trains feature. You can also store your tickets and reserve your seats, making it the ideal travel companion.
Download it for free on the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.
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