Booking tickets in advance

Book up until Friday 8 December to get our best deals.

From Friday 29 September, bookings up to six months in advance will be accepted on selected routes.

Service  Availability 
Saturday services  Until Saturday 18 November 
Sunday services  Until Sunday 12 November 
Weekday services  Until Friday 8 December 

Planned engineering

Reservations on the following GWR routes aren’t open yet:

  • to and from South Wales from Saturday 11 to Sunday 12 November inclusive
  • West of England services via Newbury on Sunday 12 November
  • all services on Sunday 19, Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 November, Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 December

Other ways to save

  • save up to a third on your travel with a Railcard
  • travelling with friends or family? Use GroupSave to get ticket discounts