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TransPennine Express First Class

Whether you're travelling for work, leisure or a bit of both, TransPennine Express' First Class option offers the best in comfort and style. 

Passengers can enjoy all the benefits of First Class travel with TransPennine Express. From a customer host to welcome you onboard, to the wide and reclining seats, wide tables and the generous legroom, TransPennine Express offers the most comfortable way to get to your destination.

So, what else do you get when you upgrade to First Class with TransPennine Express? Enjoy a selection of complimentary snacks and drinks including hot drinks, snacks and fruit juices. If you’re after something a bit more filling, there’s a full First Class menu with deals on wine and prosecco and a range of sandwiches to choose from.

There’s free onboard WiFi and power sockets on every seat to keep you connected to the internet and to colleagues while on the move. A selection of magazines and newspapers is available too if you need to catch-up on news and current affairs.

Find out more about travelling First Class in the UK.

Discover Mobile Tickets 

Enjoy smoother TransPennine Express 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 TransPennine Express journeys, so be sure to select this option when you book.

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TransPennine Express destinations

Need a bit of information ahead of your next trip? Check out these popular TransPennine Express destinations for travel details and nearby attractions.  

Good to know

Travelling with TransPennine Express? Find out everything you need to know about luggage allowance, pets and other onboard TransPennine Express facilities here.

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There is free WiFi on most services for all passengers regardless of seating class.

You can take a bike on all TransPennine Express trains except during peak hours.

Peak hours apply to all trains scheduled between 07:00 and 09:00, and then again between 16:00 and 19:00.

Customers may take up to three items of personal luggage free of charge, this includes two large items and one item of smaller hand luggage like a rucksack, handbag or briefcase.

Contact information

Got a query about your TransPennine Express journey? Get in touch either online or on the telephone.

Ticket enquiries and refunds

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 +(44) 333 202 2222.

Delays, lost property and onboard services

If you would like more information regarding TransPennine Express train times, lost property or onboard facilities, then please call TransPennine Express on +(44) 345 600 1671.