TRAIN OPERATING COMPANIES' GUIDANCE

Page last updated Monday 13 July 2020 10:47

let's travel safely this summer

Use the links below to find out what Train Operating Companies are doing to help keep passengers safe, and where reserving a seat is now compulsory before travel.

SEAT RESERVATIONS ADVISED WHERE POSSIBLE

The following operators advise a seat reservation whenever possible when travelling on their services.

c2c Chiltern Railways East Midlands Railway Gatwick Express
Grand Central Greater Anglia Heathrow Express Great Northern
Hull Trains London Northwestern Railway London Overground Merseyrail
Northern ScotRail Southeastern Southern
SWR South Western Railway Stansted Express TfL Rail Thameslink
TransPennine Express Transport for Wales Trafnidiaeth Cymru West Midlands Railway

 

RECOMMENDED SEAT RESERVATIONS

To ensure you and others are safe on your journey, customers are advised to book in advance and reserve a place on a specific train with the following operators.

CrossCountry GWR Great Western Railway

COMPULSORY SEAT RESERVATIONS

LNER London North Eastern Railway To help support social distancing and to keep you safe when you travel, LNER are working to ensure a safe number of customers can travel on each of their services.

This means that anyone who needs to travel with LNER, for all or even part of their journey, will require a seat reservation before travelling.

For more information, and to book a reservation if you already have a ticket, click here (acccount required)

Caledonian Sleeper

 

 

Caledonian Sleeper services require reservations for all services.

 

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Last updated:   13 July 2020