World Car Free Day

We’re celebrating World Car Free Day like true eco-warriors but if you need a bit more convincing here are 7 reasons to leave your car at home… ONE: Other drivers are morons There’s always that middle lane road hog, out on their Sunday drive, getting in the way when you’re just trying to get where you need […]


Trainline for iMessage

You may have noticed that Trainline has been pretty excited for iOS10, and our own iMessage update. iMessage is Apple’s messaging system and thanks to this most recent update it is now possible to link Trainline, directly into your messages. This means that you can let people know where you are, when you’ll arrive and […]


BusyBot from Trainline

BusyBot is here, but what is it? Being comfortable is an important part of enjoying yourself, a noisy neighbour or a cold air con can get you down. At Trainline we know the feeling, and we want to make it better. That’s why we’re proud to present BusyBot, our new feature to help you find […]


Travel across Europe with Trainline

Seeing double? Oh no you’re not! You can now travel across 24 countries in Europe with Trainline, try out Trainline Europe here. Travel on Europe’s major rail networks with the usual ease and speed you’ve come to expect from Trainline… It’s available for desktop and mobile, here’s an easy way to remember which one you need…   Other […]


6 signs it’s back to uni time

The SIX signs you’re going back to uni… Sometimes all the signs come at once, sometimes the feeling just sort of creeps in, but around about now, you know the back-to-uni vibes will strike. Here are the 6 signs that you’re going back to uni… ONE Slowly but surely Halloween themed objects begin to infiltrate everyday […]


The 9 Stages of a UK Heatwave

The 9 Stages of UK Heatwave It’s happened, the weather forecasters have predicted a heatwave across the August Bank Holiday weekend. Stage One: The Weather Forecast You can tell this is the forecaster’s favourite show of the year, and they go all out with weather descriptions worthy of an English Lit A level. “The heat […]


3 days by train, at Edinburgh Fringe Festival

We’ve asked Ross from Edinburgh’s The Luxury Editor magazine to give us local tips for enjoying the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this month.   The famous Edinburgh Festival is now upon us! August heralds not only warm weather (hopefully), but also thousands of visitors to Edinburgh, all keen to be entertained. With so much going on, it can […]


3 days by train, in Leeds

We’ve asked Anna, Angel in the North, to give us the low down on the best of Leeds. So if you fancy a weekend away or even a mid-week break, read on…. Day 1 Near to the train station is Leeds’ newest shopping and socialising mecca, Trinity Leeds, you can easily pass a full day […]


3 days by train, in Harrogate

 Karl, the Yorkshire Dad, give us his ideal 3 days in Harrogate. Charles Dickens, one of Harrogate’s many famous visitors, described the town as “the queerest place with the strangest people leading the oddest lives of dancing, newspaper reading and dining”. Voted the happiest place to live time and time again, Harrogate is a truly […]


A new way to plan days out by train

Introducing Trainline’s Days Out tool… Just in time for the summer holidays we proudly present Days Out. The tool is designed so that you can fulfil your sense of adventure by train. All you need to know is your nearest station and how long you are happy to travel for. Put in your starting point, […]