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Travelling this weekend? Please read this information regarding seat availability during busy periods of travel.

First Class travel


Relax and watch the world go by, or work in the comfort of First Class – plus it’s cheaper than you think!

Enjoy the benefits of First Class:

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Unwind with wide reclining seats
  • Stretch out with plenty of leg room
  • Convenient at-seat service, with our dedicated customer host
  • Enjoy complimentary* refreshments or order something more substantial from our First Class menu
  • Customers travelling to or from Wakefield Kirkgate can enjoy our First Class lounge
First Class travel with Grand Central

‘*Please note complimentary light refreshments are subject to availability. Light refreshments consist of tea, coffee, fruit juices, still and sparkling water, biscuits, Dormen Salted Peanuts and Penn State Sour Cream & Chive Pretzels.


Save with Advance bookings

Just select a First Class ticket when you search for trains.

Save with great value fares when you book in advance - many First Class tickets can actually be cheaper than Standard Anytime tickets.

Refurbished First Class

Enjoy a refurbished First Class on all of our Class 180 trains - watch the video of the transformation process.