National Rail Enquiries, the UK’s number one travel website, is proud to release the must-have app for every train traveller.
Now you can access detailed, real-time train information direct from your iPad. So much more than a timetable, innovative technology enables you to track specific trains, find out about disruptions to your journey, and re-plan your journey on the go.
With unprecedented visibility and intuitive tools, the National Rail Enquiries app will transform your train travel experience, empowering you to catch the right train and complete your journey.
-Journey Planner: Plan your journeys with live travel updates, find out ticket prices and buy your ticket via third party websites
-Live Services: View live departure and arrival boards for any station
-Twitter Updates: Find out about disruption affecting your train operating company via Twitter
-Alerts: Receive notifications of delays and cancellations to your trains
-Station info: Find out station information: address; ticket office opening hours and facilities available
-Get me home: Wherever you are, find your next journey home via our postcode search
-Favourites: Save your favourites, home and work stations to make navigation more simple
-Tube and DLR - Plan your journey to or from London Zone 1 Underground and DLR stations
Enhance your train travel experience - download the FREE National Rail Enquiries for iPad app today.
Bug fixes: App was showing incorrect journey duration when a journey exceeds 24 hours, GDPR compliance Opt-In and added missing stations from station list.
Ratings and ReviewsSee All
This app gets worse with each release
Go back 10 years and it was a great app. Now it is not intuitive and the Live updates are completely backwards. You would expect better from someone with a big budget, but clearly not testing let alone any useability testing! 2 out of 5 is being generous really.
No Longer Supports Dark Mode?
Recently, this app seems to think “white text on a white background” is an acceptable approach. After a few tries (and no help from the settings *within* the App), I discovered that switching the whole phone to Light Mode enabled it to work again. This is clearly a workaround rather than a fix. Hopefully NatRail is working on sorting this properly. (As others have commented, this App used to be really good but seems to be getting worse over time...)
Back to Front
Generally happy with the app, except for the Live Services panel - the to & from stations are still, and have always been, the wrong way round - you need to put the destination station in the “From” box and the departure station in the “To” box!
Kinda ok when you get used to it, but clearly wasn’t properly bug-tested before release.
Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.