family travel information

travelling by train with family and children in mind? we've got you've covered.

Here at Lumo we are kind to the planet and the best value for all the family. We are making rail a greener and more affordable choice for long-distance travel in the UK,
so enjoy a family adventure and visit the iconic cities of Edinburgh, Newcastle, and London. For more information on our variety of destinations, on things to do and
places to eat out see here. It is easy to plan ahead with Lumo just head over to Plan your train journey on our website. You can plan ahead by buying family
train tickets in advance.

tips for travelling with children by train
Train luggage storage for passengers

reserving a seat

Children under five won’t have a seat reservation, so you might want to arrive early.

baby changing facilities

All our toilets onboard have a baby changing facility.

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pushchairs & prams

Pushchairs & prams are welcome onboard but please check our luggage policy.

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travel hassle-free with LumoLuggage

Have your your luggage delivered door-to-door to and from your destination.

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snack time with LumoEats

Pre-order food and snacks through LumoEats up to 2 hours before your journey.

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Family travelling by train to Newcastle
Family travelling by train to Newcastle
Family Railcard
valid for up to 4 adults and 4 children travelling together. adults get a third off and kids save 60%.
16-17 Railcard
designed especially for 16-17-year-olds, gives you 50% off most rail fares!