Less busy trains from your station
Trains can get very busy at peak times, but there are trains you can get that have more carriages and seats.
You can now check your journey to find out when is the best time of day to find a seat:
Check your train journey
If you have some flexibility in your travel time, you may want to choose off-peak services to increase your chances of getting a seat.
Use the journey planner to check for Off-Peak services. Off-Peak services will only show up in your search results if they are available for your journey.