Strike action by the RMT union for Sunday 26 November 2017
Unfortunately, the RMT union has called a strike for Sunday 26 November that will significantly affect CrossCountry train services. We will be operating a reduced service but running some longer trains. Amended timetables will be confirmed this week, please keep checking this page for details. In the event of any delays to your journey on Sunday we will operate our delay repay scheme against the revised timetable (in line with our Passenger Charter). Click here for the latest information.
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Britain’s most expansive train operator, CrossCountry, and The Scout Association are today announcing a new partnership to promote rail safety among young people. The partnership is a response to the record number of trespassing incidents that were recorded on Britain’s railways in 2016. Figures from Network Rail and British Transport Police figures show an 11% rise in incidents to 8,265, compared with 2015, with young people more likely to take a risk on the tracks.Find out more >
Arriva has welcomed the announcement today by the Department for Transport regarding the operation of the CrossCountry rail franchise.Find out more >
York Blind and Partially Sighted Society inspires those with sight loss to travel independently.Find out more >
Today, CrossCountry launches an editorial partnership and content hub with The Telegraph. The campaign signals a new focus on a senior audience for CrossCountry as it looks to create added value and inspiration for their customers looking to get more out of their journey.Find out more >
HM the Queen turns 90 this year and we are delighted to be joining forces with local communities and the Rail Industry to help celebrate this landmark occasion, by taking part in the Station to Station Queen's celebration.Find out more >
Leading train company CrossCountry, part of transport group Arriva, has extended availability of 'Advance on the Day' tickets to corporate travellers using the EvolviNG self-booking platform.Find out more >
Northern cities dominate the list of most desired places to visit this year as revealed by a new poll.Find out more >
Over two thirds (68%) of Brits consider themselves multi-taskers with some spending a third of the day attempting to juggle at least two things at once.Find out more >
British star encourages Brits to discover somewhere new.Find out more >
Harper Lee's classic novel chosen for train giveaway.Find out more >