Go from booking to boarding on most GWR journeys in just a few easy steps, plus benefit from:

Book on the go

Book on the go

Buy your train ticket just before your departure*

One wallet

Paperless tickets

You don’t need to worry about multiple tickets, or them getting lost or damaged

Cheap train tickets

Cheap train tickets

Choose from a greater range of fares, plus no booking fees

Just remember to scan your ticket before boarding.

Simply download or update the GWR app now and be more mobile.


GWR Mobile e-Ticket example

How mobile e-Tickets work

  • book your ticket from our app or website
  • choose ‘Download a mobile ticket’ as your delivery option if available
  • open your mobile e-Ticket from ‘My Tickets’ within our app – no need to activate it
  • hold your device against the reader to open the ticket gate*

Where they can be used

Available on single and return fares on most GWR routes*, as well as:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • Southern
  • South Western Railway
  • West Midlands Railway

GWR mobile app
Plan your journey door-to-door

Our free app is a faster way to plan, book and check your journey.

Discover the GWR app

GWR App door to door journey planning example


Download our FAQs on mobile e-Tickets

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