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East Coast trains

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Operating up and down the East Coast route, East Coast trains runs 136 services each and every weekday. Weekends see the train service offering around 90 services on Saturdays and Sundays.

East Coast offers services that run from Inverness and Aberdeen in the North of Scotland to London, Newcastle and Leeds and operates on routes totalling 920 miles, making it the natural choice for east coast journeys. With more than a decade behind them, East Coast Trains is well placed to provide train services throughout the UK.


Harrogate Rail Station




Hull Rail Station




Inverness Rail Station




Leeds Rail Station




London Kings Cross Rail Station




Newcastle Rail Station




Wakefield Westgate Rail Station




Glasgow Central Rail Station




Edinburgh Rail Station




Durham Rail Station




Dundee Rail Station




Doncaster Rail Station




Darlington Rail Station




Berwick-upon-Tweed Rail Station




Aviemore Rail Station




Alnmouth Rail Station




Aberdeen Rail Station




York Rail Station




If you'd like to get in touch with East Coast trains or talk to their customer relations team, you'll be able to contact them on: 08457 225 333

Other useful numbers for East Coast trains include:

  • 'Rewards' Membership Enquiries - 08457 225 111
  • East Coast Group Travel - 08457 225 225
  • East Coast Assisted Travel - 08457 225 225
  • Lost property - 08457 225 333

East Coast’s Key Routes:

  • Leeds – London Kings Cross
  • York – London Kings Cross
  • Newcastle – London kings Cross
  • Darlington – London Kings Cross
  • Glasgow / Edinburgh – London Kings Cross

At-seat power sockets and Wi-Fi are available throughout East Coast services, with Wi-Fi offered free of charge in First Class. Travellers can also enjoy hot and cold snacks and a full drinks menu from the CafeBar. An at-seat trolley is available on selected services. Passengers in First Class will enjoy complimentary food and drink (a full meal on journeys over 70 minutes). A Quiet coach is also available in both Standard and First Class accommodation. East Coast Trains carry bikes free of charge for customers with a valid ticket, if booked at the station or online. There is no limit on folding cycles.

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