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We have a range of business travel services to help you save money and time. 

Business Class

We offer Business Class on selected services between Holyhead and Cardiff. Enjoy a complimentary cooked breakfast on the southbound morning service, and a 3-course meal on the northbound evening service. Our on-board chefs use fresh produce, much of it sourced in Wales. And we have a range of wines, champagne and spirits available to buy.

You can choose from a selection of:

  • Chilled fruit juices and Breakfast Cereals
  • Grilled Sausage, Back Bacon, Black Pudding, Mushrooms, Grilled Tomatoes or Baked Beans, Egg (as you would like) to order
  • Vegetarian Option Available
  • Toast

See our menus for the full range and prices

You can enjoy Business Class on the following trains:

Holyhead to Cardiff Central (North to South Wales) 

Station  Departure Time (Mondays to Fridays only)
Holyhead 0534
Bangor 0601
Llandudno Junction 0619
Chester 0715
Wrexham General 0732
Shrewsbury  0810
Hereford 0856
Newport 0940
Cardiff Central 0958

Cardiff Central to Holyhead (South to North Wales)

Station Departure Time (Mondays to Fridays only)
Cardiff Central 1716
Newport 1731
Cwmbran 1742
Pontypool & New Inn 1749
Abergavenny 1800
Hereford 1825
Shrewsbury 1909
Wrexham General 1943
Chester 2006
Flint 2018
Rhyl 2035
Colwyn Bay 2047
Llandudno Junction 2054
Bangor 2111
Holyhead 2145


While reservations can be made for locomotive-hauled trains between Holyhead, Manchester, and Cardiff (in both directions), please be aware of the following:

  • These services do not have wheelchair accessible toilets.
  • Doors to these trains are not power-operated and have to be opened manually from the door handle on the outside of the train.
  • There is no wheelchair space in Business Class, only Standard Class.

There are other train services operating on these routes which have accessible on-board toilets and power operated doors. Our Assisted Travel team can provide further advice and support in planning your journey. The Assisted Travel team can be contacted on 033 300 50 501 between 8am and 8pm (every day except Christmas Day).

As part of our commitment to accessibility, these trains will be refurbished by the end of this year and will meet all legal accessibility requirements.

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  • No booking fees
  • No card charges
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