Welcome to the guide to travelling by the Aventra trains operated by Greater Anglia.
Food services available
Accessing the train
Attributes of the train
These are very new and smart trains, but their primary function is to transport commuters to and from London, so they don't have the same ambience and range of facilities of long-distance express trains.
In particular they only have Standard Class seats.
In common with other new British trains Wi-Fi is available.
Wheelchair friendly spaces on the train and accessible toilets have also been provided.
If you require Assisted Travel the information is available here.
Seat reservations aren't available on these trains, so seats aren't guaranteed, particularly when trains get closer to London between 08:00 and 10:00 and when leaving London between 16:00 and 19:00.
So if you will be boarding at Liverpool Street look up the departure time and aim to be ready to board, ticket in hand, around 10-15 mins before the train will be leaving.
Non-folding bikes can still be taken on board most departures including any service at weekends or national holidays, but you cannot take these standard bikes on trains at these times on Mon-Fridays (national holidays excepted)
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