Better connections

We’re planning brand new services to key destinations with 75 more station calls every day.

Faster journey times

London to Leeds in 2 hours, quicker by 13 minutes (from December 2021)

Faster services

London to Edinburgh in 4 hours, quicker by 22 minutes (from December 2021)

More services

Additional direct services between London and Stirling. Direct services between London and Sunderland

2020 and beyond

Direct links between London and Huddersfield, Dewsbury, Thornaby and Middlesbrough to come from 2020 to 2022 plus an additional service between London and Bradford.

Improved frequency at weekends - 5 trains per hour to/from London on Saturdays and 6 on Sundays by December 2021

9,500 extra seats every weekday by June 2020 compared to May 2019