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This free service is available on the majority of CrossCountry services for Anytime and Off-Peak ticket holders, in both Standard and First Class. This service is also available to season ticket holders.

Reservations are subject to availability and are free of charge by CrossCountry. Please check with your network operator for any SMS charges.

Please note, we have temporarily disabled our TMR service due to seat restrictions on board our trains, please visit here under the ‘Before you travel’ tab to find out how to reserve a seat, and what we’re doing to keep you safe on your journey.


General reservations

You can reserve a seat on CrossCountry services when:

  • You buy a ticket before the day of travel
  • You buy a ticket with a reservation on the day of travel via the CrossCountry website or Train Tickets app.
  • You sign into the CrossCountry website via the ‘My Account’ button to amend an existing journey
  • You call Passenger Assist or the CrossCountry call centre on the day of travel (only when purchasing a ticket or amending an existing booking).

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