News from East Midlands Trains

14.04.2008

East Midlands Trains launches dedicated travel agents website

Train operator East Midlands Trains has announced the launch of a dedicated website for its business travel trade agents - eastmidlandstrainssales.co.uk.

By registering at this site travel agents can find a one stop shop for details about East Midlands Trains products and services. Useful information provided includes: train seating plans, on board menus, on train facilities and links to real time train running and other useful information.

Agents registering to join the site before 18th April can also enter an exclusive prize draw to win some fabulous prizes. East Midlands Trains has teamed up with partners Eurostar and Accor to offer two prizes of a weekend in Paris for two, with first class travel on East Midlands Trains to London and travel from London to Paris courtesy of Eurostar plus hotel accommodation provided by Accor.

There are also ten runners up prizes of a pair of tickets valid for one return journey on any East Midlands Trains route. Destinations that are served by East Midlands Trains include London, Manchester, Liverpool, Sheffield and Lincoln.

David Horne, Commercial Director for East Midlands Trains said: “Travel agents acting on our behalf to sell our products provide a vital link between us and the business community. We hope that provision of this website providing comprehensive information about East Midlands Trains products will help us and them to encourage more business travellers to take the train.”

To register and enter the competition, travel agents acting on behalf of East Midlands Trains can visit eastmidlandstrainssales.co.uk.