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Propretty much everything about the company is good

Consmany engineering works on route can often cause se...

An Introduction... Trans-pennine express was originally part of the regional railways group, owned by british rail, before privatisation in the mid-90s. The trains were originally all class 158s, some in regional railways colours, but with the older, less comfortable trains in metro colours. the...

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Excellent

ProClean and reliable, fast and professional company.

ConsExpensive catering and ticket prices.

I work at Liverpool Airport, which is handy but every now and then, I need to travel to Manchester Airport for training, review days etc, which is not so handy. Therefore, not being able to drive means I need to travel by bus or rail. More often than not I choose the train because its faster and...

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“First- Transforming Travel?”

published 17/12/2006

ProNew trains, regular services, First Class

ConsClass 175's suffer from over crowding,

Original title (but too long for Ciao) - How many people can you fit in the cab vestibule of a class 175? *A BRIEF NOTE ABOUT THE COMPANY, AND THE ROUTES RUN BY IT.* First Transpennine express was formed when the long-distance routes run by First North Western, and Arriva Trains Northern were...

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Satisfactory

ProVery efficient handing out complains forms

Consun-organised with regards to train times and custo...

Whilst on a day trip to Scarborough, my boyfriend and i decided to travel by train. we chose to get the ten to four train from a near by platform. The train journey to Scarborough was pleasant and ontime. The staff were friendly. The journey home was quite different. The train was over an hour...

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Product Information : Arriva Transpennine Express

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Listed on Ciao since: 15/04/2004