Archive for month: May, 2009

Summer 2009

23 May, 2009 (21:00) | Journey review 2009 | By: Rail Britain - Marcus Kerr

I will be undertaking a 14 day First Class All Line Rail Rover, commencing on Saturday 20 June 2009
Sadly the cost increased to £990 from 16 May 2009, but it is still cheaper than buying separate tickets
The ticket was purchased today at Glasgow Central
You can follow each days travel as it happens
In most cases there [...]

National Express resumes seat reservation charges

17 May, 2009 (00:01) | News | By: Rail Britain - Marcus Kerr

National Express are planning to reintroduce seat reservation charges
A charge of £2.50 for reserving a single or £5.00 for a return will apply from Sunday 17 May 2009 on East Coast and East Anglia services
This does not apply to :
advance purchase tickets,
first class tickets,
season tickets,
customers with a disabled railcard or assisted passengers