News from East Midlands Trains

30.01.2014 Customers Benefit from Improved Ticketing Facilities at Mansfield Station

A new integrated ticket office offering both train and bus tickets will be opened at Mansfield train station on Monday 3 February.

30.01.2014 Customers Benefit from Extended Ticket Office Opening Hours at Oakham Station

Rail passengers in Oakham will benefit from extended ticket office opening hours from Sunday 2 February.

29.01.2014 Contactless Payments Speed Up Journeys for Stagecoach Rail Passengers

Stagecoach Group has started the roll out of contactless payments across its rail companies, making it even easier for passengers to buy their train tickets.

28.01.2014 East Midlands Trains ‘Unsung Hero’ Awarded for Operational Excellence

An East Midlands Trains employee highlighted as an ‘unsung’ hero by his colleagues has won the award for ‘Outstanding Individual Operator’ at the industry’s Golden Whistle Awards held on 24 January.

28.01.2014 First Class Comedy on Offer at Leicester Train Station Through Famous Comedy Festival

East Midlands Trains has announced that it will be sponsoring Dave’s Leicester Comedy Festival for the second year running, with a special ‘First Class’ performance taking place at the train station for the first time ever.

22.01.2014 Celebrating 30 Years of ‘Neville Hill’ Power Car 43049

The team at East Midlands Trains’ Neville Hill depot have this week been celebrating a successful 30 years since one of the HST power cars was named in their honour.

21.01.2014 East Midlands Trains Customer Satisfaction at 86%

Customer satisfaction with train services on the East Midlands Trains network stands at 86%, according to the latest data issued today (21 January 2014) by independent watchdog Passenger Focus.

20.01.2014 Cheshire Best Kept Stations award for Alsager station

North Staffordshire Community Rail Partnership (NSCRP) and Alsager station volunteers are celebrating again after taking yet another award, this time at the 2013 Cheshire Best Kept Stations Awards.

09.01.2014 Well Known Leicester Railwayman, Eddie Isaac MBE, Retires After 53 Years Service

Passengers and staff at East Midlands Trains will be saying goodbye to one of Leicester station’s best known faces on Friday 10 January as Eddie Isaacs hangs up his whistle and baton and retires after 53 years of service.

02.01.2014 Happy New Year from East Midlands Trains as train operator launches biggest ever sale in January

East Midlands Trains has launched its biggest ever New Year sale with over 120,000 discounted tickets available for travel to London from just £30 return.