You Are Central
Travel to London with Britain's favourite train company
In everything we do, we put our customers first. We're an open-access train operator, which means we aren't subject to government contracts or stipulations, and we don't take any government support. We're about giving you a choice of who to travel with.
What makes us different?
- We can offer you low prices - up to 80% lower when you book in advance!
- We've never charged a booking fee for using our website - you'll always get the lowest price on Grand Central travel through us.
- We run services directly to and from London
When you choose Grand Central you choose
- 25% off Advance tickets to and from London for students
- Low prices to your local station, not just big cities
- Direct trains to and from London, with no changes
- The flexibility to refund or rebook your ticket
There aren't many routes in Britain that give you a choice of train operator, but on the East Coast mainline we know you have options. That's why we strive to provide you with great value tickets, unbeatable service and excellent memories.
Be the first to hear when our cheapest tickets go on sale
At Grand Central we release our tickets up to six months in advance. Our Advance fares have limited availability, but they're also our cheapest (and you won't find them cheaper anywhere else)! With savings of up to 80% - and fee-free changes should your plans change - you can sign up below to receive weekly ticket alerts meaning you’ll be the first to hear when our cheapest tickets go on sale.