National Rail Enquiries

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About this app

Stay on track with the free National Rail Enquiries App, Great Britain’s number one destination for train timetables and travel information. Get live train times and cheap tickets from all the major train line operators.

National Rail Enquiries lets you plan, book and keep up to date with all your train travel in one easy app. Manage your journeys across the Great Britain train network with My Travel, plan new routes with our comprehensive journey planner and receive real time travel updates. Personalised to you, you can check timetables, set up travel alerts, find out about train disruption quickly, track your train and save your favourite journeys. You can also find cheap train fares.


• Click to buy tickets - We link you directly to the train operator so you can find the cheapest fares. No booking or credit card fees.

• My Travel – Set up personalised travel updates. Save your favourite journeys and stations. Find the next train departure home and get relevant live updates from across the network at a glance.

• Journey Planner - Plan your journeys with up-to-the-minute travel information and track the progress of trains and as well as being alerted to disruptions on the line along your route.

• Live Train Times - View real-time departures and arrivals boards for any station in Great Britain.

• Progress Tracking - Find out exactly where a train is along a route, from A to B and everything in between.

• Watch a Train - Pin a train to My Travel to watch its progress across the network with a single tap.

• Real Time Push Notifications - Get timetable disruption alerts sent straight to your phone or watch as they happen.

• Wake-up alerts - Avoid missing your stop or getting caught out when the train divides or arrives at its destination.

• London Underground and DLR - Plan your journey to or from London Zone 1 Underground and DLR stations.

• Taking you from A to B, put in a postcode and get the best route planner to the nearest station

National Rail Enquiries gives you live times and all the journey planner information you need about fares so you can buy cheap tickets for all journeys with the major train line operators across Great Britain:

  Arriva Trains Wales
    Caledonian Sleeper
    Chiltern Railways
    East Midlands Trains
    Gatwick Express
    Grand Central
    Great Northern
    Great Western Railway
    Greater Anglia
    Heathrow Connect
    Heathrow Express
    Hull Trains
    Island Line
    London Midland
    London Overground
    London Underground
    South West Trains
    Stansted Express
    TfL Rail
    TransPennine Express
    Virgin Trains
    Virgin Trains East Coast
Updated on
16 Feb 2022

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22.4K reviews
Jas Singh
19 December 2022
Great app, not experienced any of the crashing that has been reported by others but has been showing me the train times reliably whenever I open the app and need to get going. The filters are OK but they need to do better at saving properly, for example if you change the TO/FROM stations, they don't seem to get saved and so I spent time manually inputting the stations I am going to/from. App needs better shortcuts for saved journeys so that searching for times is just a case of a single tap.
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Simon Heffernan
29 January 2023
This app works well but it has two flaws that bring it down. 1. Sometimes it says a route with a change and tells you that x is the only possible timings. But when you search the individual routes, it would be possible to catch earlier connections and still have 5 mins change over between. It seems to not like short changes. 2. In the android version, anything before 10am on the hour section is blank so you have to guess the number, which is really annoying for morning commutes in a rush.
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The Baker Street Kittens
5 December 2022
App used to be absolutely fine. But now is literally impossible to use due to the constant crashing. If I search from or to certain stations the app just crashes and force closes instantly. It's getting impossible to use now. Can a fix be made please! I rely on this app, and will have to go elsewhere otherwise. I have uninstalled and reinstalled numerous times, but nothing works.
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