Apple Pay for Trainline

Do you know you can use Apple Pay with Trainline? Apple Pay is pretty nifty, it lets you use your iPhone like a bank card, you can pay using your fingerprint and all your details are stored securely on your device. At Trainline we love to make things faster and easier (it’s our “thing”), that’s why […]

Christmas Travel

🎄 Christmas Presence 🎄

Presence is better than presents! At this time of year when your diary is bursting with festivities it can be tricky to find time to spend with the people you love, especially over long distances. Meeting somewhere in the middle for Christmas shopping, a panto or hearty roast dinner is a great way of seeing the people you love while juggling the […]

Manchester Christmas Markets

Five festive adventures…

Clare Potts, Trainline blogger network’s festive fashionista has gathered up her five favourite winter day trips by train from Manchester. ❄️ It’s the most wonderful time of the year, Christmas is just around the corner so it’s the perfect time to plan a festive trip. Manchester has transformed into a winter wonderland with the Christmas markets dotted around the streets, the […]

An Unmissable Christmas in London

Trainline Blogger Network’s Chris Osburn (also known as TikiChris!) is back and this time helping us plan a festive trip to London… An Unmissable Christmas in London with Trainline Blogger Network’s Chris Osburn… Happy Christmas! Are you heading to London this festive season for a family outing or shopping expedition? Here’s a list of Yuletide sights and activities you’re […]

Things you will do to avoid reading during reading week

Things you will do to avoid reading during reading week… Although reading week always begins with a flurry of studious enthusiasm, this is what will happen… Snack Although you’ve probably got food, you’ll decide you need specific study snacks in order to knuckle down. You nip to the shops, over and over. Well, everyone knows […]

A Commitment to Paperless Tickets

Yesterday evening Chris Grayling, Secretary of State for Transport, spoke at the National Transport Awards on the need to embrace mobile technology in the rail sector and for customer experience to be put at the heart of future transport initiatives.   Clare Gilmartin, Trainline CEO, shares her thoughts following the speech: We are delighted Mr Grayling has committed to […]

Only Super Organised People Will Get These Christmas Feels

Only Super Organised People Will Get These 7 Christmas Feels… ONE. The joyous feeling when you’ve completed your Christmas shopping by Halloween. TWO. The smug satisfaction when you’ve ordered your Christmas food already and you know you’ve bagged the perfect Christmas home-delivery slot. THREE. You want to make sure your friends all across the globe know you’re thinking […]

Home for Christmas

We know it’s a bit early, OK, a lot early, to be talking about Christmas, but hear us out. If you’re planning to travel in December – to see the parents, the grandparents, Aunt Mabel and Aunt Mabel’s cat, the time for booking your trains is now. The train companies have released their Christmas and New Year timetables, which means […]

PriceBot from Trainline

PriceBot: Looking for the cheapest train fare?   Simply tap on PriceBot in Trainline’s app and the cheapest train ticket available on your route for your date of travel will appear: Save money – easy to decide if it’s worth changing your travel plans for a cheaper deal Save time – as no need to search 24hrs-worth of […]