Business Train Travel

Business Travel

Whether travelling in First or Standard Class, East Midlands Trains has a business ticket for you. From fully flexible all-inclusive tickets, to great value Advance fares, we have tickets to suit every budget and travel style.

Journeys to and from London

Train journeys into London St Pancras station are fast, punctual and comfortable with East Midlands Trains. We offer Standard Class and First Class train tickets and, whichever you choose, you’ll enjoy spacious seating, a table to work at (by reservation in Standard) and WiFi is available on board all trains.

First Class on routes to and from London St Pancras

First Class offers you the comfort to relax on your journey, or make the most of the quiet time to work. In First Class, in addition to the comfy, spacious carriages, we also offer complimentary drinks and at seat dining on weekdays. Travel on one of our selected early morning weekday trains and enjoy our freshly prepared breakfast, served at your seat by our dedicated First Class hosts.

During your journey on weekday services, you will be offered the following:

  • Tea and freshly brewed filter coffee served with fresh milk
  • Complimentary biscuits and individually wrapped bite-sized snacks
  • Premium fruit juice, still or sparkling water
  • A glass of red or white wine on selected services

See more of what you can expect on our First Class tickets to London page.

Add-on extras for First Class tickets

It is possible to top-up both First and Standard Class tickets with travel options and products. For First Class tickets this includes:

  • Breakfast dining
  • Additional bite-sized snacks on board
  • 24hr or 48hr station car parking
  • London Underground Travelcard (zones 1 & 2)
  • Free travel with Sheffield Supertram for First Class ticket holders (excludes Advance tickets)

Popular business tickets to London St Pancras Station

You can purchase all of these tickets at any time before travel and can change your choice of train on the day of travel if required. Outward and return travel must be within one calendar month. All tickets are refundable subject to admin fees.


First Plus Parking

Standard Plus Parking

Anytime First or Standard Class

Off Peak First or Standard Class

Super Off Peak Standard Class







Car Parking

Three days

24 hours parking




London Underground Travel

Available as an add on

Available as an add on

Available as an add on

Available as an add on

Available as an add on

When can I travel?

Outward and return journeys to be within 1 calendar month

Outward and return journeys to be within 1 calendar month

Outward journey to be within 5 days, return journey to be within 1 calendar month

Outward journey on date specified on ticket (time restrictions apply), return journey within 1 calendar month (time restrictions apply)

Outward journey on date specified on ticket (time restrictions apply), return journey within 1 calendar month (time restrictions apply)

Which trains can I travel on?

Any train

Any train

Any train

To London - Trains arriving at or after 1005 Monday to Friday. From London - Trains departing between 0901 and 1626 and at or after 1859 Monday to Friday. On Fridays, the outward portion of an Off-Peak ticket is valid on any train departing from London St Pancras International after 0901.

To London - Trains arriving at or after 1129 Monday to Friday and anytime on Saturday and Sunday. From London trains departing between 1026 and 1516 and at or after 1859 Monday to Friday and anytime on Saturday and Sunday.

Tickets and prices to London

See a guide to our Tickets for business travel

East Midlands Trains WiFi

Keep up to date and make the most of your time while on the move with East Midlands Trains onboard WiFi.

Full WiFi information

First Class Lounges

Information about our First Class Lounges including opening hours can be found here

Information for corporate travellers 

If you would like further information to help you simplify your corporate travel planning and booking, we can help with ticket deals and pricing, invoicing options and day-to-day ticket booking. 

Whatever ticket requirements your business has, we can book and advise you, including StandardSeason and First Class train tickets, add-on UK ferries tickets and London Underground tickets. 

To enquire about business travel or help with our business products please contact