Business travel

Business Direct is the simple and convenient way to book and manage business rail travel across Britain. Whether you’re a busy administrator booking travel for your colleagues, or an occasional business traveler buying tickets for yourself, Business Direct takes the hassle out of booking.



Booking made easy

Through Business Direct, you can book online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with no booking fees. You’ll also benefit from:

  • Low fares – our lowest fare finder saves you time and money
  • Quick payment – pay by credit card with no transaction fees, or by Direct Debit*
  • Customised travel management tools – apply your company’s own business travel policy and control your budget

Tickets can be collected at any station with a ticket machine, or sent by 1st Class post for no extra cost.

Putting you in control

It’s easy to manage your account online and customise features to suit your requirements. Business Direct allows you to:
  • analyse travel expenditure, business mileage and CO2 emissions
  • manage multiple users, so bookings can be made by than one person

You’ll also have the support of our dedicated business team, available Monday to Friday, 08:00 to 18:00.

Opening your account

To find out more about Business Direct, or open an account, email us at [email protected], or call us on 03457 660 228.

*annual £275 fee charged by the Association of Train Operating Companies if you pay by Direct Debit.

Group travel

It’s easy to sit together – and save – with an advanced group travel booking.