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About Grand Central

Grand Central is a popular train company offering very affordable ticket options to top travel destinations. You will always find the cheapest Grand Central tickets by searching Overall, Grand Central serves 4 routes, connecting 2 cities in one country. To cover all these routes Grand Central runs an average of 2 trips per day and 4 trips per month. These train trips range in price from £52.86 to £127.74 based on a variety of factors.


Grand Central train Coverage

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Grand Central train amenities


Is there WiFi on a Grand Central train?

Yes Grand Central offers WiFi connection onboard their train trips. Though most trips with Grand Central 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 film just to play it safe. Grand Central 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 favourite show.

Are there power points on a Grand Central train? Are there USB points?

Grand Central doesn’t offer power points on their train trips at this time. We suggest you charge up your laptop ahead of time and bring a power bank 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 Grand Central offer will call tickets, that you pick up at the station?

Yes, Grand Central offers the option to purchase will call tickets. Grand Central 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 Grand Central, 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 Grand Central train?

No, currently Grand Central 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 Grand Central?

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

Are there toilets on Grand Central trains?

No, there are no toilets available on Grand Central train trips. Though there are no toilets onboard, typically breaks are scheduled in the itinerary to allow passengers to use toilet facilities along the way.

Are meals or drinks offered onboard Grand Central trips?

Grand Central 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 travelling with Grand Central as they offer a drinks service to make sure you stay hydrated. 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 Grand Central ticket?

Grand Central 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 Grand Central offer any premium features like extra legroom, films, or TV?

Grand Central 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 Grand Central ticket deals users recently found on Wanderu.

With 2 Grand Central trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and Grand Central tickets start at just £52.86. 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 Mum used to say, there’s plenty of fish in the sea. We can help you catch them all!

Hartlepool to Liverpool
Travel DateSat 8 Feb
London to Edinburgh
Travel DateWed 5 Feb