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About ScotRail

ScotRail is a popular train company offering very affordable ticket options to top travel destinations. You will always find the cheapest ScotRail tickets by searching Overall, ScotRail serves 2 routes, connecting 1 cities in one country. To cover all these routes ScotRail runs an average of 5 trips per day and 5 trips per month. These train trips range in price from £39.66 to £138.60 based on a variety of factors.


ScotRail train Coverage

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ScotRail train amenities


Is there WiFi on a ScotRail train?

Yes ScotRail offers WiFi connection onboard their train trips. Though most trips with ScotRail 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. ScotRail 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 ScotRail train? Are there USB points?

ScotRail 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 ScotRail offer will call tickets, that you pick up at the station?

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

No, currently ScotRail 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 ScotRail?

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

Are there toilets on ScotRail trains?

No, there are no toilets available on ScotRail 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 ScotRail trips?

ScotRail 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 ScotRail 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 ScotRail ticket?

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

ScotRail 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.