run by First Group plc and operates
inter-city services on three main routes
across the North of England. Some of the
destinations served include Newcastle,
Middlesbrough, York, Scarborough, Leeds,
Cleethorpes, Sheffield, Edinburgh,
Glasgow, Carlisle, Barrow in Furness,
Blackpool, Lancaster, Preston,
Manchester, Manchester Airport,
Warrington, Windermere and Liverpool.
There are loads of reasons to buy train
tickets on our website and to make a
leisure trip on our network:
Championship and Division One
football teams on our network
including: Manchester United,
Liverpool, Leeds United, and
6 out of the top 10 UK holiday
destinations are on our train
network (source UK Tourism Survey
2008) - including Blackpool, York
and The Lake District.
Save over 50% on ticket fares when
buying in advance online. For
example, Manchester to Edinburgh
from only £16.00.
PLUS - customers can buy any train
ticket for anywhere in the UK
on our website - we don't even
charge any credit card or booking
(unlike Rail Easy or The TrainLine).