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    South Western Railway

    South Western Railway operates trains from London Waterloo to Woking, Basingstoke, Southampton, Portsmouth, Exeter, Reading, Bournemouth.

    First Class Accommodation

    First Class Complimentary Catering

    If you travel in First Class to or from London Waterloo (London Waterloo to Axminster, Bournemouth and Portsmouth Harbour) on a train arriving at or departing from Waterloo 10:00 Monday to Friday, you will be offered a Complimentary hot drink and biscuit from our trolley service.

    If we are unable to deliver to your seat for any reason then you can show your First Class ticket to a member of our catering team to obtain your Complimentary drink and biscuit.

    First Class Weekend Upgrades

    If you're travelling at the weekend or on public holidays, you can upgrade to First Class at a special price, starting from only £5 depending on how far you're travelling. Look for this option when booking, or just ask the guard on board.

    Onboard Catering

    Sandwiches, pastries, cakes, savoury snacks, breakfast dishes, and a selection of soft, alcoholic and hot drinks are served from a trolley service.

    On-board catering is provided by Elior on the following routes (subject to availability):

    • London Waterloo to Bournemouth
    • London Waterloo to Portsmouth
    • London Waterloo to Exeter St Davids

    Quiet Zones

    Want a quieter journey? Then take a seat in our Quiet Zones, where we ask passengers to refrain from using mobile phones and be aware of the volume of their music - look for blue labels on the windows and doors.

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