I have printed out the train ticket on letter size paper what we have in the us. So if you want to be sure to get those left side waterside seats heading north you d do well to get to king street station well in advance.
When should we arrive at the station what do we do when we get there.
How early should i get to the train station. In peak travel times the line will be forming well before that. They post train platforms 20 minutes before the train leaves. Otherwise maybe 15 20 minutes to give you time to check the departures board for the right platform and walk to the platform concerned.
The ticket is about 5 08 cm wide x 27 31 cm barcode about 2 54cm square. I d make that 45 minutes if you re catching a train at madrid atocha and have never been to the station before. It s the country s biggest train station so it s no surprise it may take a little longer to get your bearings.
If you have never been there i suggest 25 so you. Boarding a train in spain. When you should get to the train station in order to catch your train varies depending on a couple factors.
As you will already have your ticket 5 10 minutes before departure time if you know the platform number and the layout of the station if staying near it you could always check it out beforehand. Why amtrak amtrak s unique travel experience for families individuals and groups before you go tickets fares accessible travel service security id requirements at the station boarding information station lounges baggage station services onboard seating sleeping baggage info train amenities food dining. Hi am taking a 6 43am train out of euston station next tuesday virgin trains to edinburgh.
Check your pre departure list before your train travel starts. 30 before is time enough but you have to buy the tickets one ore 2 days before because it is a very populare train. I think they start assigning seats about an hour before departure.
If you have been to gare de lyon you can arrive 15 minutes before the train leaves. Travel documents hotels cars travel insurance baggage compliance special meal requests and things to do on your train ride. As a general rule it s a good idea to arrive 20 30 minutes before your train s scheduled departure time so you can get familiar with the station find the information monitors as well as find your platform without being in a rush.
And we recommend arriving at the station at least 30 minutes before your train departure.