Press Releases

100,000 Advance tickets for less than £15 still available

Aug 27, 2014 15:55 BST London Midland As the last week of the school summer holiday beckons teachers, parents or families looking to grab a last minute trip away will find a top marks solution with London Midland.

Get back on the rails – it’s the weekend!

Aug 26, 2014 08:30 BST London Midland The stretch of railway between Watford and London Euston is now back open, so leisure travellers and commuters can wave goodbye to longer journey times and rail replacement buses at weekends.

Travel advice for Fusion Festivalgoers

Aug 21, 2014 12:07 BST London Midland Festivalgoers planning to travel by train to the Fusion Festival at Cofton Park in Longbridge on Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 August are asked to note the following travel advice.

Plan your Great Escape - starts Tuesday 26 August

Aug 21, 2014 11:52 BST London Midland More fantastic fares are up for grabs this September through our Great Escape getaway.

State-of-the-art cycle storage facility opens in Stourbridge

Aug 20, 2014 11:17 BST London Midland The latest in a new generation of state-of-the-art cycle storage facilities has been unveiled at a Black Country railway station.

Virgin Trains one of UK’s most trusted rail operators

Aug 15, 2014 00:05 BST Virgin Trains Virgin Trains has welcomed independent research showing it to be one of the most trusted rail operators in the UK.

Five day seat sale – our cheapest ever fares are up for grabs!

Aug 13, 2014 15:58 BST London Midland London Midland is slashing the price of Off-Peak Return tickets on selected routes.

Attention all passengers: Virgin Trains now gives you Nectar points every time you travel

Aug 12, 2014 11:03 BST Virgin Trains Virgin Trains has teamed up with Nectar, the UK’s largest loyalty programme to announce an exciting new partnership giving customers the opportunity to collect Nectar points when booking tickets online at from 12 August 2014. Virgin Trains customers will receive 2 Nectar points for every £1 spent on tickets purchased on the Virgin Trains website.

Preston North End Agrees Virgin Trains Partnership

Aug 08, 2014 10:29 BST Virgin Trains Preston North End are delighted to announce they have signed a deal with Virgin Trains, that will see the travel operator become the Club’s official shirt sponsor and travel partner.

National Express to take part in IRITS Rail Summit 2015

Aug 06, 2014 09:00 BST IRITS 2015 International Rail Infrastructure and Technology Summit (IRITS) is proud to announce the participation of National Express at IRITS 2015, which takes place in Barcelona from 18-20 February 2015. National Express will be represented by Mr Andrew Chivers, the Rail Division’s Managing Director.