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About Great Northern

Great Northern is a popular train company offering very affordable ticket options to top travel destinations. You will always find the cheapest Great Northern tickets by searching Overall, Great Northern serves 122 train routes, connecting 23 cities in 1 countries. To cover all these routes Great Northern runs an average of 27 trips per day and 257 trips per month. These train trips range in price from €4.41 to €166.36 based on a variety of factors.


Great Northern train Coverage

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Great Northern train amenities


Is there WiFi onboard Great Northern?

Yes Great Northern offers WiFi connection onboard their train trips. Though most trips with Great Northern 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. Great Northern 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 Great Northern train? Are there USB plugs?

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

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

No, currently Great Northern 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 Great Northern?

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

Are there bathrooms on Great Northern trains?

No, there are no bathrooms available on Great Northern train trips. Though there are no bathrooms onboard, typically breaks are scheduled in the itinerary to allow passengers to use bathroom facilities along the way.

Are meals or beverages offered onboard Great Northern trips?

Great Northern does not offer meals or beverages onboard. We recommend you bring a drink and some snacks for your trip. We also suggest packing a reusable water bottle with you to reduce your impact on the environment. Most carriers, though, do not allow you to bring your own alcoholic drinks.

Do you have to print your Great Northern ticket?

Great Northern 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 Great Northern offer any premium features like extra legroom, movies or TV?

Great Northern 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 Great Northern ticket deals users recently found on Wanderu.

With 27 Great Northern trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and Great Northern tickets start at just €4.41. 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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