Press Releases • Oct 29, 2016 00:01 BST
Virgin Trains has today unveiled the world’s first ‘Never-Ending Ticket’, a special First Class ticket which will be continuously passed between customers, allowing each passenger a complimentary First Class journey with Virgin Trains on the West Coast.
Press Releases • Oct 27, 2016 00:01 BST
Virgin Trains' Hop on Board beer is helping one North East bread-baking business take off. The Family-run, Jar House, company has been using the tasty tipple to bake bread - and will hold a special beer and bread promotion at Virgin Train's regular Pop Up Shop event at Darlington station on 28 October.
Press Releases • Oct 24, 2016 10:00 BST
• Virgin Trains’ Explorer App marks a global first for the rail industry • Launch features include real-time positioning and sign translation to help customers navigate in-station environment • Navigation for the visually impaired, messaging capability, baggage tracking and real time travel data amongst future features
Press Releases • Oct 21, 2016 09:30 BST
Risqué campaign continues drive to encourage the public to travel by train rather than plane or car
Press Releases • Oct 20, 2016 00:01 BST
Virgin Trains has today released many low priced fares for its special services from London King's Cross to Harrogate to support the North Yorkshire town's traditional Christmas Market on the weekend of 19/20 November.
News • Oct 19, 2016 10:43 BST
More than 15,000 candidates have applied to drive Virgin Trains’ revolutionary new Azuma trains following the biggest recruitment drive on the east coast route since the 1980s.
Press Releases • Oct 18, 2016 08:45 BST
Virgin Trains runs complimentary charter to whisk Team GB and Paralympics GB heroes from their homecoming parade in Manchester down to London.
Press Releases • Oct 18, 2016 00:01 BST
Levi Roots, Maria Hatzistefanis and Jamal Edwards MBE to lead exclusive workshops as research reveals desire for own business is not matched by confidence or knowledge Brits fear failure, debt and insecurity, and lack support and advice on going it alone But some entrepreneurial spirit lives on as many would take pay cut to pursue their dream
Press Releases • Oct 10, 2016 00:01 BST
To mark World Mental Health Day, Virgin Trains has worked alongside the Mental Health Foundation to become the world’s first travel company to launch a dedicated channel promoting positive mental health.
Press Releases • Oct 07, 2016 00:00 BST
• Largest recruitment of train drivers on the east coast mainline since the 80s • Chance to be part of a new-era of rail on the iconic route
Press Releases • Oct 04, 2016 15:46 BST
Virgin Trains has been voted the Best UK Domestic Train Service at the Business Traveller Awards 2016.
Press Releases • Oct 03, 2016 11:15 BST
Micro sculptures showcase evolution of passenger rail travel from Flying Scotsman to the upcoming Virgin Azuma Exhibition staged to mark one hundred weeks until Virgin Azuma comes into service
Press Releases • Sep 29, 2016 10:55 BST
Press Releases • Sep 29, 2016 09:00 BST
Virgin Trains to unveil the world’s smallest trains in ‘Icons of the East Coast’ exhibition Exhibition marks one hundred weeks until Virgin Azuma comes into service Open to general public for one day only
Press Releases • Sep 26, 2016 13:09 BST
Press Releases • Sep 24, 2016 08:00 BST
• £15 each way in Standard Class • £30 each way in First Class
Press Releases • Sep 20, 2016 00:01 BST
Virgin Trains has opened up a new call centre in Newcastle, with the creation of 85 new jobs. The company's Customer Solutions Centre is be based at Virgin Money's Headquarters, in Gosforth, and will help improve customer service by bringing jobs in-house and based upon its east coast route.
Press Releases • Sep 19, 2016 00:01 BST
Press Releases • Sep 12, 2016 12:03 BST
Virgin Trains is extending the dates for the pocket-friendly Family Ticket Offer. Now stretching beyond the summer holidays, the ticket allows families of up to six people to travel the UK in comfort and style and at unrivalled value. Families can book on www.virgintrains.co.uk or in person at train stations.