We have placed cookies on your computer, as they are essential for parts of the site to operate. You may delete and block all cookies from this site, but certain functionality will cease to operate. Find out more about the Stagecoach cookie.
Most tickets are available until 28.12.2018
Travelling in a group of 10 or more? For a range of great discounts and benefits get in touch with our dedicated Group Travel team on 03457 125 678.
Find the cheapest tickets with our Best Fare Finder.
East Midlands Trains has today announced its best ever punctuality figures, with latest figures showing 94%* of trains on time.
Commenting, Mark Steward, Operations Director for East Midlands Trains said:
“This is a fantastic result, and one that we are very proud of. This is our best period of performance since the franchise start in November 2007, and demonstrates that the investments we have been making are starting to really pay off.
“Over the last 16 months our train performance has had a steady and continual improvement, as we have invested money and additional resources into improving our performance. Significant contribution to our improved performance has been the opening of the new joint control centre with Network Rail in Derby, where our teams work hand in hand, minute by minute, getting our 462 trains a day on time. In conjunction with this, the investment in our fleet to improve reliability and the customer environment, the launch of our right time railway initiative and finally, the launch of our impressive new timetable in December 2008, have also played a crucial part in this success.”
Highlights of the period were:
* Figures are taken from the latest period, which ran from 1 March to 31 March 2009.