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Avanti West Coast - Timetable information and safe travel advice

Incident created
20/03/2020 10:12
Last updated
19/01/2021 04:20
Route affected

All Avanti West Coast services.

TOC(s) affected
Avanti West Coast;

If you're travelling, travel with confidence. Wear a face covering (unless exempt). Wash your hands. Travel at quieter times.

Avanti West Coast are operating a reduced timetable, in line with current passenger demand and government guidelines.  The amended timetables can be found here.

Four trains per hour will be running to and from London Euston serving the West Midlands, Liverpool, Manchester and Glasgow in addition to a number of services to North Wales, Shrewsbury, Blackpool and Edinburgh.

There are different restrictions in place across England, Scotland and Wales. Please check the below links for the latest government advice:

Seat reservations:

Avanti West Coast have reduced the number of available seats onboard their trains. Therefore, you are strongly advised to book a place on the train prior to travelling.

All advance tickets will come with a reservation. If you're booking a flexible ticket (off-peak or anytime) in advance, please request a reservation with it.

If you are a Season ticket holder, please book your place by emailing: [email protected].

Changing your travel plans:

Should you need to change your travel plans, you can click here to find out more about refunds and amendments.

Needing assistance for your journey:

Avanti West Coast are still assisting customers onboard and at stations with extra measures in place to ensure the safety of you and their teams.

Safer Travels Pledge:

More information about what is being done to make sure you can travel safely can be found here. 

Check before you travel:
Timetables are correct in the National Rail Enquiries real-time Journey Planner up to and including Sunday 28 March. Weekend services are subject to amendment, please check your journey 2 days before travelling on a Saturday or Sunday.

For travel dates after this time, please check again closer to the time of travel.

Please be aware that due to the current restrictions on travel, train schedules may change at short notice. We advise you to check your journey as close to the time of travel as possible.  

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