Mark Brooker, Trainline COO

Mark Brooker joins the Trainline team

Meet Mark Brooker, Trainline’s brand-new COO Over the past year or two, Trainline has been innovating and expanding at a rapid rate. We’ve been kept busy by our acquisition of Captain Train and evolution to Trainline EU, our move to the cloud, and the roll out of more mobile ticketing routes. This has brought with it a […]

Trainline’s 2017 Travel Predictions

Before Christmas we reviewed the 2016 Travel Habits across Europe, so to kick start January, we’ve rustled up the top staycation and vacation 2017 trends!* London and its iconic landmarks have super pull-power as the number one destination for UK travellers and in Europe Berlin has the widest appeal. The West Country has pipped Welsh beaches to the post, […]

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Back to Uni Bingo: Post-Christmas Edition

Back to Uni Bingo: Post-Christmas Edition It’s January, that means, back to uni (again!). Finally you can return to your independent, free-spirited uni-life and the battle of wills that is bin-jenga. 1. Leftovers Despite being weeks since Christmas day, your mum will undoubtedly pack an empty chocolate tub full of leftovers for your return to […]

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Five travel resolutions for 2017

5 Travel resolutions for 2017 A new year, a new you… that is the aim, but by mid-January it is quite challenging to stick to your plans. So we’ve rounded up some top tips as travel resolutions even the most disorganised person can keep. 1. Go somewhere new This year promise yourself that you will go […]

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5 Tips for last minute Christmas travel

5 Tips for last minute Christmas travel Although Christmas is the same time each year, undoubtedly there are occasions when we need to move around at the last minute, so here are our top tips for taking the train for last minute Christmas travel. 1. Check your journey The number one rule of Christmas travel is […]

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Oxford will awaken your inner snowman

🎉 Celebrate the new Chiltern Railways direct route to Oxford with Trainline and get 20% discount, book here.* Oxford will awaken your inner snowman ☃ As the cold winter nights draw in and your feet are permanent ice blocks, you may think to yourself – why do we even have winter? The answer is Oxford. It’s time to forget […]

From Web to Apple Wallet

Book your train tickets online, and send them to you Apple Wallet. Everything lives on your phone nowadays, from your social life to your home insurance, and why should train tickets be any different? We’ve teamed up with Virgin Trains to put mobile tickets directly into your Apple Wallet. This new feature means that your mobile ticket* will […]

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British Travel Habits

British Travel Habits We love travel at Trainline. Whether it’s a quick train from A to B, or taking the trip of a lifetime across the Continent, we can’t get enough. So, we wanted to find out how Britain compared with its European Neighbours when it comes to holidaying. Take a look below to see what […]

Your Two Hour Ticket Cancellation Window

“What have I done?” We’ve all had this moment before. It’s usually accompanied by a sense of impending doom and a blur of panic. But fear not, because in the case of booking train tickets you can now change your mind. At Trainline we’ve introduced a two hour cancellation window for your train tickets. So, if […]