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TPE launches new West Coast Kitchen

From Carlisle sausage rolls to a Highland breakfast feast: TPE’s new First-Class menu promises a delicious journey

TransPennine Express (TPE) First-Class customers can now tuck into a tasty new menu while travelling between the North West of England and Scotland.

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TPE issues ‘do not travel’ advice ahead of Storm Jocelyn on services to/from Scotland

TransPennine Express (TPE) is strongly urging customers travelling to/from Edinburgh/Glasgow not to travel after 3pm on Tuesday 23 January.

TPE's Palace of Holyroodhouse with The Border Piper, Sandy Mutch

All aboard the Palace of Holyroodhouse: TransPennine Express names train in honour of King Charles’ coronation

TransPennine Express (TPE) has named a Nova 1 train the ‘Palace of Holyroodhouse’ in honour King Charles III, ahead of his much-anticipated coronation.

One of TPE's Nova trains

TPE issues timetable change reminder to customers

TransPennine Express (TPE) is reminding customers to check before they travel this weekend – and beyond – as new timetables are set to be introduced.

A TransPennine Express Nova 1 train in Leeds. Credit Tony Miles

TransPennine Express issues important advice for those travelling over the Christmas period

Rail operator TransPennine Express (TPE) is advising customers across the North and into Scotland to plan ahead with major engineering work by Network Rail planned to take place after Christmas into the New Year.

A TransPennine Express Nova train

Rail customers advised to check their journeys ahead of upcoming timetable change

TransPennine Express (TPE) is advising its customers across the North and into Scotland to be prepared and check their journeys, with changes to rail timetables planned to take place next month.

A TPE Nova 2 train travelling through Lancaster

TransPennine Express brings in amended timetable between the North West of England and Scotland

Rail travellers in the North West of England and Scotland are being asked to check their journeys and plan carefully as TransPennine Express (TPE) brings in a temporary amended timetable on its West Coast Mainline route that aims to provide greater stability and certainty for customers.  

Sandy Mutch, the Border Piper, welcomes in the 6.16am TransPennine Express service to Reston Station, the first passenger service to stop in the village for more than 50 years.

TransPennine Express celebrates first service to call at Reston in more than 50 years

  • This morning’s 6.16am TransPennine Express (TPE) service from Edinburgh became the first passenger train to stop at Reston in more than 50 years


  • TPE’s Nova 1 (802212) now carries the name St Abb’s Head to cement links to the local community


  • Matthew Golton, Managing Director of TransPennine Express called the arrival of the first service a landmark moment for Reston and TPE


  • Transport Minister, Jenny Gilruth MSP, who travelled on one of the first TPE services into the new station said that the investment will change the lives of the people of Reston for the better
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Explore the North of England and Scotland this autumn with discounted travel for those 55 or over

TransPennine Express (TPE) have once again launched their popular Club 55 promotion, which allows those aged 55 or over to take advantage of some amazing value fares which can be booked up until 23.59 the day before travel.