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Our Voyager trains operate the majority of our long-distance
services, with some services between the South West and the North
East and Scotland operated by our High Speed Trains.
Services between Cardiff and Nottingham, Birmingham and Stansted
Airport, and Birmingham and Leicester are operated by our Turbostar
At many stations, information screens will provide details of
which coach is leading, so you know where to wait if you have a
reservation. Please note that some of our services, as part of
their normal route and schedule, change direction during the
journey, particularly at Birmingham New Street, Reading and Derby
We publish separate information on taking your bike
on the train, luggage allowances, on-board catering and for those who
require mobility assistance during
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