Topic: Lumo

CCTV image of Lumo train seeding through Peterborough station

Lumo plans London to Manchester and Rochdale

There is a big blue success story coming to Manchester. It’s not another Premiership title for City. The open access passenger train operator Lumo has revealed plans to operate a service from Rochdale to London....Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Scotland to England by train, not plane

UK public sector travel has moved in favour of trains, not planes, says a new report. Travel between the seats of government in Scotland and London is now marginally in favour of rail. The findings...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
Three quarter shot from platform level of Hitachi Class 800 EMU at King's Cross

FirstGroup make Sheffield and London open access bid

Aberdeen-headquartered transport multinational FirstGroup has applied to run a new London to Sheffield rail service. The private sector transport operator has submitted the first phase of an application for a new open-access rail service between...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

New UK operator Lumo starts services

New UK private operator Lumo has started its electric rail service on Monday. The trains run from London King’s Cross station to Edinburgh and back, and the first week is sold out completely. One of...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts