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Enjoy that little bit extra

From complimentary drinks and snacks served to you at your seat, to comfortable lounges at Paddington, Cardiff, Penzance, and Truro. Make the most of your journey with us by choosing First Class.

Food and drink

GWR customer host passing hot drinks cup to passenger sitting in First Class

Our well-stocked trolley of tasty treats should keep you happy.

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Passenger sitting in GWR's First Class carriage looking out of window

Our First Class seats are extra wide with loads of legroom to stretch out. They even recline if you want to take a nap.

Tables, sockets, and Wi-Fi

GWR on-board table with plug socket, smartphone and tablet

All our tables come with plug sockets and USB ports. And with our enhanced First Class Wi-Fi, you can make the most of your time with us.

First Class lounges

London Paddington First Class lounge

Our First Class lounges at Paddington and Cardiff are the ideal place to relax before you set off.

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Weekend upgrades

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Available on most GWR routes; enjoy the comfort of First Class from as little as £10.

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Pullman dining

Pullman dining experience on board

With talented chefs, and fresh local produce, Pullman dining is one of Britain’s best kept secrets.

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Somerset is calling…

Image of Great Garden Escape at Newt in Somerset

Escape the city for a day on a First Class adventure to the heart of Somerset. Fridays and Saturdays from 6 May to 24 September 2022.

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Our complimentary service may be changed, or withdrawn, without notice.