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Saturday services transformed on Virgin Trains’ east coast route

Saturday services transformed on Virgin Trains’ east coast route

Press Releases   •   Dec 16, 2017 00:01 GMT

A new timetable by Virgin Trains will see the biggest boost to Saturday services in more than 25 years from today (Saturday). More frequent services to and from destinations including Leeds, York and Edinburgh will mean customers will benefit from a similar frequency of services to those enjoyed on weekdays.

Virgin Trains runs majority of services today during unwarranted union   strike action on the west coast
VIRGIN TRAINS SHAKES UP BIRMINGHAM WITH A GIANT SNOW GLOBE
Virgin Trains saves customers up to £11m with low-cost fares available on the day of travel
‘Cav’ catches Virgin Trains’ cab to Tour de Yorkshire launch

‘Cav’ catches Virgin Trains’ cab to Tour de Yorkshire launch

Press Releases   •   Dec 06, 2017 13:00 GMT

World Champion cyclist Mark Cavendish MBE jumped into Virgin Trains’ driving seat as he sped up the country to the route launch for the Tour de Yorkshire 2018.

MISTLETOE AND WHINE: BRITS AREN’T TOO CRACKERS ABOUT CHRISTMAS
Virgin Trains employee gears up for charity bike ride with a chain of fundraising events

Virgin Trains employee gears up for charity bike ride with a chain of fundraising events

Press Releases   •   Dec 01, 2017 10:00 GMT

A Virgin Trains employee at Carlisle is gearing up to take part in his first ever cycling challenge halfway across the world, whilst raising thousands of pounds for charity.

Virgin Trains opens new Coventry Bike Hub

Virgin Trains opens new Coventry Bike Hub

Press Releases   •   Nov 30, 2017 11:59 GMT

Virgin Trains new Bike Hub at Coventry station, which offers 150 new secure and covered bike spaces, was formally opened today, marking the end of a project that has delivered an additional 574 secure spaces for cyclists on Virgin Trains’ West Coast route.

Virgin Trains confirms it will run majority of services during unwarranted union strike action on the west coast
Beat Black Friday on the East Coast with Virgin Trains’ half price seat sale
Virgin Trains helps set the stage for theatre revival

Virgin Trains helps set the stage for theatre revival

Press Releases   •   Nov 17, 2017 12:30 GMT

Virgin Trains has played its part in the reopening of an Edwardian theatre by naming a train “Darlington Hippodrome”. The Darlington Hippodrome theatre is a few minutes’ walk from the town’s main railway station and has links to the railway going back 110 years. It will reopen tomorrow after an eighteen month £12.3m restoration project.

VIRGIN TRAINS TO(I)LET WILL FERRELL LOO-SE WITH ONBOARD TOILET ANNOUNCEMENTS
GRAB A BLACK FRIDAY FESTIVE BARGAIN WITH A QUARTER OF A MILLION DISCOUNTED TICKETS ON VIRGIN TRAINS
Virgin Trains and ASLEF announce first train driver apprenticeship scheme
Virgin Trains’ Azuma inspires new trend for hipster trainspotter
Virgin Trains Ticket to Write

Virgin Trains Ticket to Write

Press Releases   •   Oct 15, 2017 08:00 BST

Virgin Trains and the Birmingham Literature Festival hosts a flash fiction event with a difference. Guests treated to a First Class experience, travelling to Birmingham International before tucking into Virgin Trains' popular First Class menu, and then entertained acclaimed author Stuart Maconie who delivers a witty and evocative short story inspired by his recent trip on Virgin Trains.

Saturday services transformed on Virgin Trains’ east coast route
Industry first disruption dodging tool launches

Industry first disruption dodging tool launches

Press Releases   •   Oct 04, 2017 07:00 BST

• First tool to show alternative routes and multi-modal transport options • Live real-time delay estimates in customers' hands • Travellers to be warned of disruption before getting stuck

Virgin Trains becomes setting for international chef competition
Picture Paw-fect! All change as Jake the trainspotting dog models new Virgin Trains uniform