East Midlands Trains and Kinchbus have teamed up to launch a special ticket for students at Loughborough University. From Monday 9 September, students and university staff travelling from Loughborough station to the university will be able to buy a combined bus and rail ticket valid for travel on East Midlands Trains and the Kinchbus ‘sprint’ route.
The final countdown to the completion of Nottingham’s £100 million re-signalling project has now begun, with Nottingham station reopening on Monday 27 August.
With just over a week to go until Nottingham station reopens, East Midlands Trains has launched an extra-special deal for passengers with tickets to London priced from just £10.
Passengers travelling from Nottingham will be treated to a host of live music from today. East Midlands Trains has made arrangements for singers, guitarists and even a jazz band to keep passengers entertained at Nottingham during the re-signalling works.
East Midlands Trains and Trent Bridge have joined forces to welcome supporters to Nottingham throughout next week’s Investec Ashes Test.
Passengers continue to be highly satisfied with the service provided by East Midlands Trains, according to the latest independent survey released today by transport watchdog Passenger Focus. The survey, carried out during the spring, shows that 88% of passengers are satisfied with their service. This result marks a 1% year on year increase and is higher than the 87% average for long distance train operators.
Managing Director of East Midlands Trains, David Horne, has today (12 April) donned a chef’s hat and whites to support the Railway Children’s Big Breakfast event.
East Midlands Trains has been awarded 5 stars by the British Quality Foundation (BQF) in the Recognised for Excellence (R4E) programme.
Lucky prize winner Samantha Bark has won free travel for a year with East Midlands Trains. Samantha, from Grantham in Lincolnshire, won first prize in a competition launched by the train operator giving its season ticket holders the opportunity to win back the cost of their annual ticket.