If you're after CrossCountry train tickets, look no further. At Trainline, we'll show you where CrossCountry can take you and how to book the best value fares for your journey.
To find CrossCountry tickets, simply start a search above, and we'll show you the best available journey times and prices.
For more information about accessibility on CrossCountry services, check out our Accessible Travel guide.
Unsure about where to start your adventure? Use our CrossCountry map to plan out where you want to go.
From Birmingham and Bristol, you can enjoy speedy services to anywhere from Aberdeen to Penzance, and other destinations in between including Stansted Airport. CrossCountry gets you to picturesque locations in the South West, the South Coast, the North East, Wales and Scotland.
If you're after cheap UK train tickets, check out the hints below and see how you could bag yourself a bargain. We'll even highlight the cheapest prices!
Train tickets in the UK usually go on sale 3 months before the date of travel. Look out for Advance tickets, as these tend to be cheaper when they're first released. Be quick though, as they sell out on busier routes.
Find out more about our Advance ticket alert tool.
When travelling by train in the UK, you can benefit from reduced fares by choosing times of day that are less busy. When searching for tickets with us, we'll display all available tickets and options, highlighting the cheapest ones.
Learn more about Off-Peak train times.
Our clever little Price Prediction tool will peek into the future and let you know when ticket prices are about to rise – meaning you'll never miss out on the best value fares. Beat the rush and save on price too. (Currently available in the UK app only)
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If you travel on the same route more than three times a week, then a CrossCountry Season Ticket could help you to save both valuable time and money. Not only that, they're available in a number of flexible options to suit different time frames.
Check out our Season Ticket Calculator today to get started.
They're types of train discount cards you can buy for £30 for unlimited use. You can get up to a 1/3 off the price of Off-Peak train tickets when using a Railcard. From kids to elderly people, there are great discounts out there to be had.
Find out more about Railcards
Enjoy smoother CrossCountry journeys – go straight to the train when you use tickets on your phone. 94% of our customers wouldn't use anything else! Mobile Tickets will get sent directly to your Trainline app and etickets can be opened on your phone as a PDF. Both let you skip the queues at the ticket machine and breeze straight through the gates using your phone. They’re available on most CrossCountry journeys, so be sure to select this option when you book.
Learn more about Mobile Tickets and eTickets.
Whether you're travelling for work, leisure or a bit of both, find a seat to match.
If you're off on an extended journey, you may want to upgrade to a First Class ticket. Apart from comfy seats, extra legroom and wider table, CrossCountry offers more.
There's a selection of complimentary hot meals (available to passengers travelling 90 minutes or more) and sandwiches to those onboard for 50 minutes or longer.
Tuck into CrossCountry's delicious menu, then get some work done with help from the free WiFi and quiet surroundings. Benefit from all of this while you cruise along to your destination.
Need more information? Check out our dedicated page to CrossCountry First Class.
Travelling with CrossCountry? Find out everything you need to know about luggage allowance, pets and other onboard CrossCountry facilities here.
Although we try our best to keep you well informed on CrossCountry train times and schedules, it's important to know that these can change periodically due to delays, engineering works and additions to the rail network.
Be in the loop and plan ahead by checking out our Journey Planner when looking up your trip.
Yes, WiFi is complimentary to passengers travelling in First Class. If you're seated in Standard, however, there's a small fee to access the service.
Yes. Bicycles are allowed on most CrossCountry routes but there is space for only two reserved and one unreserved bike. You can book your space online, over the phone or at your local staffed ticket office.
You can bring two suitcases and one piece of hand luggage. Any additional items such as hiking equipment and surfboards may incur an extra fee.
Got a query about your CrossCountry train journey? Get in touch either online or on the telephone.
You might find an answer to your query in our help section. For all enquiries about your booking, do not hesitate to contact us on 0333 202 2222.
If you would like more information regarding CrossCountry train times, lost property or onboard facilities, then please call CrossCountry on +(44) 344 7369 123