Virgin Trains (legal name West Coast Trains Limited) is a train operating company in the United Kingdom owned by Virgin Rail Group (51%) and Stagecoach (49%) that has operated the InterCity West Coast franchise since 9 March 1997. Virgin Trains operates long-distance passenger services on the West Coast Main Line between London, West Midlands, North West England, North Wales and Scotland. The service connects six of the UK's largest cities; London, Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and ...

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  • Always wanted to know if you can take your dog on a Virgin Train or which of our destinations has the longest name? Look no further, we’ve partnered up with Amazon Pay and Alexa so you can find all the answers you need using the power of your voice. And what’s more, we put it to the test with Virgin Train’s Sir Richard Branson. Use the Virgin Trains skill for Alexa to book tickets, check train t...

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  • Experience travel between Edinburgh and London in just eight minutes with Virgin Trains. The Edinburgh-London train journey covers the beautiful border town of Berwick-upon-Tweed and famous bridges spanning the Tyne between Newcastle and Gateshead. On the east coast route, Virgin is planning to bring regular Edinburgh-London journey times to around four hours, every hour, following the introduct...

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  • We are excited to announce the launch of an innovative new contactless ticket system, offering customers the opportunity to have their train ticket permanently tattooed on their body, preventing frequent passengers from ever losing their tickets again. Using magnetic tattaniumTM ink, a unique ticket code is inserted into the dermis layer of the skin, so customers who need to get somewhere in a ...

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  • Ahead of the big event Preston North End FC use BEAM - the complimentary Virgin Trains onboard entertainment service - to prepare themselves for glory. To find out more about BEAM and the entertainment on offer, visit https://www.virgintrains.co.uk/experience/beam?utm_source=youtubek&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=youtube_beam_presparation_is_key_06/1/17 Download the BEAM app: App Store: https...

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  • Richard Branson provides his top three tips on how to be more mindful every day, and how to focus on the here and now. Giving yourself time to unwind and relax is crucial to leading a healthy and happy life. A train journey can be a perfect time to allow yourself to focus before stepping back into your busy everyday life. Virgin Trains have produced several films of real-time footage of beautiful...

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  • Mindfulness helps us reduce feelings of anxiety and depression, and this is especially important in busy modern life. The simple act of taking a moment to relax and focus on the here and now helps get us out of autopilot, and makes us more aware of how and what we are feeling. Working together with our chosen charity, the Mental Health Foundation, Virgin Trains have produced a series of ‘Slow TV...

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  • Festival No. 6 is a festival like no other, in a location like no other! The dreamy, magical and beautiful setting of Portmeirion, Wales, plays host to this weekend of music, food, art and good vibes. Wild yoga, paddle boarding, comedy, colourful processions, indulgent food and a stellar line-up make this an unforgettable experience you’ll want to come back to every year. And if you go down to the...

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  • 8 families, 8 glorious summer trips & 14 happy kids. This is #ParentingLikeaBoss This summer we partnered with 8 bloggers to get the best inspiration on family travel across the top West Coast destinations. Hassle-free train travel, enjoying countryside views, on-board entertainment for the whole family with BEAM, and plenty of space to move and avoid those ""are-we-there-yet?"" moments. Follow ...