seatfrog

Sometimes our trains are quieter than we’d like during the week. So, we’ve got together with the team at Seatfrog to give you the chance to bid on a First Class seat - seamlessly from your mobile phone.

Think of it as paying for an advance ticket, but at the last minute. All you need is a Standard Class ticket, bought direct from us at GWR.



1. Download the Seatfrog App

Download on the App Store icon

Download on Google Play

2. Pick your train

We’ll show you what upgrades are available.

3. Place your bid

Everyone who wants a seat will need a valid Standard Class ticket.

4. If you win

We’ll take payment and send your upgrade straight to your phone.

Sit back and relax

We’ll whisk you away in style.

lounges at Paddington and Cardiff Central
complimentary drinks and snacks

 spacious reclining seats and free Wi-Fi
 tables and power sockets at every seat



Useful travel tips


How to get cheap tickets

Want to save some money? Use our tips to get cheap train tickets.


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Railcards

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GWR app

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Luggage allowances

Think carefully about what you need before your journey.


Check our luggage allowances