UK Rail Operators

There are 28 different train operators across Great Britain. Find out more about each of the individual train operators at redspottedhanky.com, you can also book tickets for train travel.

St Pancras
St Pancras
 
Arriva Wales

Arriva Trains Wales

Serving the whole of Wales and the Welsh Marches, Arriva Trains Wales operates services to all major train stations in Wales.

Arriva Trains Wales

 
C2C

C2C Rail Limited

Connecting London with rail destinations in Essex and Southend-on-Sea.

C2C Rail Limited

 
Chiltern Railways

Chiltern Railways

Operating a number of services between the UK's major cities of London and Birmingham.

Chiltern Railways

 
Cross Country Railways

CrossCountry Trains

Covering around 1,400 miles and calling at over 100 stations from Aberdeen to Penzance, CrossCountry Trains is the most extensive rail network in the UK.

CrossCountry Trains

 
Docklands DLR

Docklands Light Railway

The automated Docklands Light Railway is an innovative railway service managed by Transport for London (TfL), which connects many areas of London to the redeveloped Docklands area.

Docklands Light

 
East Coast Trains

East Coast

Operating up and down the East Coast route, East Coast trains runs 136 services each and every weekday.

East Coast

 
East Midlands Trains

East Midlands Trains

East Midlands Trains also operates fast and frequent trains connecting London to cities such as Liverpool, Nottingham, Corby, Derby, York, Leeds and Sheffield in the north.

East Midlands Trains

 
First Capital Connect

First Capital Connect

Connecting 15 stations across London as well as destinations further afield in the south of England.

First Capital Connect

 
First Great Western

First Great Western Trains

Operated by FirstGroup Plc, First Great Western has come to be associated with scenic journeys through the beautiful English countryside.

First Great Western

 
Gatwick Express

Gatwick Express

The Gatwick Express service has been connecting London to Gatwick Airport's Southern Terminal for over 25 years, with regular departures from Victoria Station.

Gatwick Express

 
Grand Central

Grand Central

Grand Central is a private rail operator providing services connecting London to North Yorkshire and the Durham Coastline.

Grand Central

 
London Heathrow Connect

Heathrow Connect

Heathrow Connect offers travellers a quick and easy way to get between London Paddington Station and Heathrow Airport to the west.

Heathrow Connect

 
London Heathrow Express

Heathrow Express

Heathrow Express operates a direct and quick rail link between London's Paddington Station and Heathrow Airport.

Heathrow Express

 
London Overground

London Overground

Just as vital for connecting the UK capital as the iconic London Underground, the London Overground serves to connect disparate areas of the London region.

London Overground

 
London Underground

London Underground

The London Underground provides travellers with the quickest and easiest from of mass transit in the UK capital city.

London Underground

 
Merseyrail

Merseyrail

Taking care of travel needs across the Liverpool and Merseyside region,

Merseyrail

 
National Express

National Express East Anglia

National Express East Anglia operates along the Great Anglia Network.

National Express

 
Northern Rail

Northern Rail

Northern Rail operates local and long distance commuter rail services all across Northern England.

Northern Rail

 
Southwest Trains

South West Trains

South West Trains operates around 1,700 trains each day, calling at over 200 stations in South West England.

South West Trains

 
South Eastern Trains

Southeastern Trains

Southeastern Trains services cover the entirety of south-eastern England, running around 200 trains daily.

Southeastern Trains

 
Southern Railway

Southern

Southern is a train operator providing services to and from London across the counties of East and West Sussex, Surrey, Kent and Hampshire.

Southern

 
Stansted Express

Stansted Express

Stansted Express provides a quick and easy access route for travellers in London to reach Stansted Airport.

Stansted Express

 
First Scotrail

First ScotRail

Providing services throughout Scotland and reaching across the Scottish border to Newcastle and Carlisle in the north of England,

First ScotRail

 
First TransPennine

First TransPennine Express

First TransPennine Express draws its name from crossing the Pennines, but services much of the North of England, and includes rail services to Edinburgh and Glasgow in Scotland.

First TransPennine

 
Virgin Trains

Virgin Trains

Boasting what could be the most distinctive look when it comes to rail transport, Virgin Trains are easily recognised thanks to their red design and familiar brand.

Virgin Trains

 
Wrexham & Shropshire

Wrexham & Shropshire

Wrexham & Shropshire has ceased operations as of Friday 28th January.

Wrexham Shropshire

 
London Midland

London Midland

Spanning the Midlands and North West England, London Midland rail services provide travel between London Euston and Liverpool.

London Midland

 

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