News from East Midlands Trains


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

·        Over 120,000 tickets on sale priced from just £30 return to London
·        Discounted tickets valid for travel from 1 January to 14 February
·        Tickets can be purchased at or at any ticket office before 31 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. 
Tickets are available to purchase from today (31 December) until 31 January either by visiting or visiting one of East Midlands Trains ticket offices.  Travel can be made from 1 January to 14 February on selected train services. 
Marc Turley, Head of Commercial for East Midlands Trains, said: “After the excitement of Christmas, January can be a little bit flat with many people looking to save money and cut back wherever possible. 
“Our New Year sale offers people the opportunity to visit London for just £30 return and with many free attractions on offer in our capital city, it’s a great way to cut back on the pounds and enjoy a day out.   
“This is our biggest ever New Year sale with over 30,000 tickets available for people to book each week during January so we hope people will take advantage of the thousands of bargain tickets we have on offer to arrange a trip to London.” 
Tickets are available on selected trains to London from Sheffield, Chesterfield, Derby, Nottingham, Loughborough and Leicester.  East Midlands Trains has recently launched faster journeys from Sheffield, Derby and Nottingham to London. 
For more information or to book tickets, visit There will also be TV and radio advertising to promote the offer.