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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 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.

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Virgin Trains accelerates journeys with eight-minute London-Scotland film

Virgin Trains accelerates journeys with eight-minute London-Scotland film

News   •   Aug 02, 2017 08:51 BST

Virgin Trains is inviting customers to experience travel between Scotland and London in just eight minutes. To celebrate its 20th anniversary, the intercity operator has released speeded-up footage showing the incredible sights viewed from the drivers’ cab on some of its most scenic routes.

More than 15,000 apply for Virgin Trains Azuma driver jobs

More than 15,000 apply for Virgin Trains Azuma driver jobs

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.

Russians pinch Virgin Trains’ toilet humour for Winter Olympics!

Russians pinch Virgin Trains’ toilet humour for Winter Olympics!

News   •   Feb 20, 2014 10:42 GMT

Signs developed by Virgin Trains for our fleet of trains have been spotted at the 2014 Winter Olympics. Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery!

Fares from 2 January 2014 - a message to customers

Fares from 2 January 2014 - a message to customers

News   •   Dec 23, 2013 09:41 GMT

Fares for travel on Virgin Trains on and from 2 January 2014 will increase by an average of 3.3%. The prices for our cheapest tickets are being frozen at 2013 prices, specifically the two lead-in Standard Advance fares and the first lead-in First Advance fare.

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Virgin Trains launches world’s first onboard mindfulness channel

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Virgin Trains west coast fact sheet

Virgin Trains west coast fact sheet

Documents   •   Oct 23, 2017 10:28 BST

Fun facts about the west coast franchise

Virgin Trains celebrates 20 years on the tracks

Virgin Trains celebrates its 20th birthday on the West Coast route.

Virgin Trains celebrates 20 years on the tracks

Virgin Trains celebrates its 20th birthday on the West Coast route.

Virgin Trains - Fact Sheet - Weather

Virgin Trains - Fact Sheet - Weather

Documents   •   Oct 20, 2015 09:32 BST

All you need to know about how weather can impact on the railway and our services.