Mobile app

Our free mobile app is the fastest way to plan, book and check your journey.

Features include:
  • live departure and platform information on the go
  • buy train tickets to anywhere in Britain
  • online receipts to make business travel easy
  • ‘quick buy’ on repeat journeys – just enter the 3 digit number on the back of your card
  • mobile tickets delivered straight to your phone ‒ no need to queue and collect

How to download

Visit your relevant App store and type in GWR to download.


How to use mobile tickets

Once you downloaded the app, It's quick and easy to buy mobile tickets:

You just show your ticket to staff before boarding and/or on the train

Don't forget to charge your phone – if you can’t show your mobile ticket to station staff you’ll need to buy a new ticket on the day.

Important information about mobile tickets


Mobile tickets are only available on certain routes, and for advanced purchase or flexible tickets.

Refunds and changes to your booking

Make sure you know: 
  • advanced purchase fares cannot be refunded
  • you can change your mobile ticket prior to your date of travel, but you will have to pay a fee ‒ contact our web team on 0345 7000 125 to find out more
  • to get compensation for a delay or cancellation, you’ll need proof of purchase or your device to hand when contacting us

Help with your mobile ticket 

If your ticket does not appear in the "My Tickets" section of the app, or if you experience any other problems, please call our web team on 0345 7000 125 ‒ they’ll be happy to help.