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Spring into action this season with over half a million tickets up for grabs in the Virgin Trains Spring Seat Sale

Posted: 12th March 2018

Virgin Trains’ Spring Seat Sale is set to put a spring in passengers’ steps up and down the country this March, with tickets starting from just £5.

From Thursday 15th March to Monday 19th March, Virgin Trains on the West Coast will slash the price of over half a million First and Standard Class tickets. Passengers can make the most of the new season and book sale tickets for travel between Tuesday 3rd April and Friday 1st June, with many destinations available for better than half price.

Whether travelling to London to celebrate the much-anticipated Royal Wedding, satisfying those chocolate cravings at Cadbury World in Birmingham, or enjoying the action at Manchester’s Great City Games, Virgin Trains passengers will see their money travel further without compromising on style and comfort.

Discounted fares are available on First and Standard Class Advanced tickets, and include:

  • London to Manchester Standard Class: originally £23, now £11
  • London to Glasgow Standard Class: originally £30, now £18
  • London to Birmingham Standard Class, originally £8, now £5
  • London to Manchester First Class: originally £45, now £30
  • London to Glasgow First Class: originally £60, now £37
  • London to Birmingham First Class: originally £27, now £17

Sarah Copley, Executive Director Commercial, for Virgin Trains on the West Coast said: “With our Spring Seat Sale, our customers can jump on a train and enjoy the best the UK has to offer. At Virgin Trains, we pride ourselves in offering a comfortable and smooth journey from beginning to end. We get you there quicker than the car, and with our industry firsts – such as mobile ticketing, automatic compensation for delays and our free on-demand entertainment app beam – your journey will be smoother and more enjoyable too. With over half a million discounted First Class and Standard tickets, our passengers have even more to look forward to this spring.”

Discounted tickets on Virgin Trains West Coast will be available to book from 00:01 on Thursday 15th March at, and on the Virgin Trains and Trainline apps.

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