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About TransPennine Express

TransPennine Express is a popular train company offering very affordable ticket options to top travel destinations. You will always find the cheapest TransPennine Express tickets by searching Overall, TransPennine Express serves 41 train routes, connecting 7 cities in 1 countries. To cover all these routes TransPennine Express runs an average of 17 trips per day and 76 trips per month. These train trips range in price from $4.44 to $196.13 based on a variety of factors.


TransPennine Express train Coverage

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TransPennine Express train amenities


Is there WiFi onboard TransPennine Express?

Yes TransPennine Express offers WiFi connection onboard their train trips. Though most trips with TransPennine Express will have WiFi as advertised, some trips might not come equipped with Wifi and onboard WiFi can lose its connection in rural areas. We recommend you bring a book or download a movie just to play it safe. TransPennine Express WiFi is generally best used for surfing the web, checking emails and chatting with friends, you shouldn’t count on the WiFi to binge watch your favorite show.

Are there power outlets on a TransPennine Express train? Are there USB plugs?

TransPennine Express doesn’t offer power outlets on their train trips at this time. We suggest you charge up your laptop ahead of time and bring a power pack for your phone to extend its battery life for the duration of the trip. And remember - a good book doesn’t require any power.

Does TransPennine Express offer will call tickets, that you pick up at the station?

Yes, TransPennine Express offers the option to purchase will call tickets. TransPennine Express will call tickets are an option that allows you to book the tickets ahead of time online, then once you arrive at the station, you can pick the tickets up from an agent or kiosk using the confirmation information your recieved when you made your ticket purchase. If you choose to use the will call ticket option with TransPennine Express, please make sure to bring the same credit card you used to purchase the tickets with you when you pick them up.

Do you need an ID to get on a TransPennine Express train?

No, currently TransPennine Express does not require an ID to board the train. Of course, it is always a good idea to carry a government-issued ID whenever you hit the road.

Can you use your phone to board TransPennine Express?

No, currently you cannot use your phone to board a TransPennine Express train as they require you to have a printed ticket on hand to board.

Are there bathrooms on TransPennine Express trains?

Yes, there are bathrooms on TransPennine Express train trips. The bathrooms are pretty basic and include a toilet, toilet paper and hand sanitizer. Most bathrooms don’t have running water. As you will be using a bathroom on a moving vehicle, please use caution and hold on to a rail at all times.

Are meals or beverages offered onboard TransPennine Express trips?

TransPennine Express provides snacks to satisfy your hunger during your travels. Check with the carrier if snacks are for sale, and pack a credit card and some cash in case you get hungry. Don’t worry about being parched while traveling with TransPennine Express as they offer a beverage service to make sure you stay hydrated. Though we always recommend bringing a reusable water bottle with you to make sure you have water within easy reach and help reduce unnecessary plastic waste.

Do you have to print your TransPennine Express ticket?

TransPennine Express requires that all passengers have printed tickets to board the train. Are you in a pinch and need to print a ticket? Most copy shops will offer print services on a per-page cost. When you book with Wanderu and activate your account, you will be able to easily find and download your tickets for most carriers on the platform.

Does TransPennine Express offer any premium features like extra legroom, movies or TV?

TransPennine Express focuses on delivering a great travel experience at a low price and they currently don’t offer any premium features onboard. But these days, between your laptop, tablet, smartphone and e-reader, you’re the master of your own entertainment even on longer journeys.

Cheap TransPennine Express ticket deals users recently found on Wanderu.

With 17 TransPennine Express trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and TransPennine Express tickets start at just $4.44. Check out some of the latest and greatest deals snatched up by Wanderu users. As these bargains are in really high demand, they’re poised to sell out fast and may no longer be available. Chill. As mom used to say in middle school, there’s plenty of fish in the sea. We can help you catch them all!

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