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Virgin Trains’ wins prestigious Public Transport Operator of the Year at Scottish Transport Awards

Virgin Trains’ wins prestigious Public Transport Operator of the Year at Scottish Transport Awards

Press Releases   •   Jun 16, 2017 01:18 BST

​Virgin Trains’ role in transforming rail journeys between Scotland and England has been recognised at a prestigious awards ceremony in Glasgow. The intercity operator was named as Public Transport Operator of the Year at the Scottish Transport Awards, cementing its reputation as the UK’s leading long-distance rail service.

Virgin Trains picks up two wins at Business Travel Awards - including for on-board entertainment app BEAM

Virgin Trains picks up two wins at Business Travel Awards - including for on-board entertainment app BEAM

Press Releases   •   Jan 24, 2017 16:46 GMT

• Voted Best Rail Operator • Exclusive onboard entertainment app recognised as Best Travel Technology Product

Virgin Trains named Best UK Domestic Train Service at Business Traveller Awards 2016

Virgin Trains named Best UK Domestic Train Service at Business Traveller Awards 2016

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.

Virgin Trains' sandwich is not just any sandwich; it's Sandwich of the Year

Virgin Trains' sandwich is not just any sandwich; it's Sandwich of the Year

Press Releases   •   May 13, 2016 19:35 BST

Virgin Trains has been recognised in two categories at the British Sandwich Awards: The Sammies 2016.

Virgin Trains wins at Marketing Week Awards

Virgin Trains wins at Marketing Week Awards

Press Releases   •   May 13, 2016 17:00 BST

​Virgin Trains has scooped a second award for its partnership with Festival No. 6 – this time at the Marketing Week Awards 2016.

Virgin Trains shines at SmartRail Europe Innovation Awards 2016

Virgin Trains shines at SmartRail Europe Innovation Awards 2016

Press Releases   •   Apr 21, 2016 13:37 BST

Virgin Trains has received international recognition for its new Customer Information Screens (CIS) at the SmartRail Europe Innovation Awards.

​Virgin Trains supports prestigious TV awards

​Virgin Trains supports prestigious TV awards

Press Releases   •   Feb 29, 2016 18:32 GMT

Two of television’s best-loved shows picked up prizes at the Royal Television Society North East and the Border Awards, which was supported by Virgin Trains.

Virgin Trains wins at UK Rail Industry Awards 2016

Virgin Trains wins at UK Rail Industry Awards 2016

Press Releases   •   Feb 12, 2016 15:34 GMT

Virgin Trains has been recognised for its Automatic Delay Repay system at Rail Technology Magazine's UK Rail Industry Awards 2016.

Virgin Trains among UK’S best workplaces

Virgin Trains among UK’S best workplaces

Press Releases   •   Jan 15, 2016 16:56 GMT

Virgin Trains has been recognised as one of the best companies to work for in the UK.

Virgin Trains receives Best Brand Activation Award
Virgin Trains named Best UK Domestic Train Service at Business Traveller Awards 2015

Virgin Trains named Best UK Domestic Train Service at Business Traveller Awards 2015

Press Releases   •   Oct 16, 2015 18:00 BST

Virgin Trains has been voted the Best UK Domestic Train Service at the Business Traveller Awards 2015.

Durham and Darlington stations achieve 'Dementia Friendly' Award

Durham and Darlington stations achieve 'Dementia Friendly' Award

Press Releases   •   Oct 15, 2015 13:07 BST

Virgin Trains proudly receives award recognising ‘dementia friendly’ standard

Virgin Trains driver Iain Black honoured at Transport Awards

Virgin Trains driver Iain Black honoured at Transport Awards

Press Releases   •   Jun 19, 2015 14:42 BST

A train driver hailed as a hero by Sir Richard Branson for his role in a derailment has been honoured at a Glasgow awards ceremony. Iain Black, 54, was given a Special Contribution to Transport Award at the Scottish Transport Awards a month after retiring from Virgin Trains.

Virgin Trains wins Apprenticeship Development Scheme at 2015 UK Rail Industry Awards

Virgin Trains wins Apprenticeship Development Scheme at 2015 UK Rail Industry Awards

Press Releases   •   Mar 02, 2015 11:06 GMT

Virgin Trains has been selected from 200 entries to receive the Apprenticeship Development Scheme award at the 2015 UK Rail Industry Awards. The judging panel, made up of experts from across the Rail industry, was impressed with how Virgin Trains is developing apprentices through the RedTrack programme.

Virgin Trains named Best Rail Operator at the 2015 Business Travel Awards for the second consecutive year

Virgin Trains named Best Rail Operator at the 2015 Business Travel Awards for the second consecutive year

Press Releases   •   Feb 05, 2015 16:42 GMT

Virgin Trains was voted ‘Best Train Operator’ at the 2015 Business Travel Awards for the second time. The company faced fierce competition from other shortlisted train operators including Eurostar, First Great Western and Heathrow Express, but the judges were unanimously impressed by what the long-distance operator has to offer to its corporate and business customers.