What do the different seat options mean?

If you’re planning a long journey, you may want to reserve a seat.

Here’s more information to help you pick the right seat for you. Bear in mind that we’ll do our best to allocate your preferred seat type, but seat reservations aren’t guaranteed.  

Forward facing – You’ll be facing the front of the train. You may also be facing another passenger,sometimes with a table between you. 

Backward facing – You’ll be facing the back of the train. You may also be facing another passenger, sometimes with a table between you. 

Airline – Don’t worry, no planes involved... An Airline seat is just a seat that’s not around a table.