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Grand Central provide and express passenger train service from the North East of England and Yorkshire to London Kings Cross. There are two express train service routes connecting the following stations

1. Bradford Interchange, Halifax, Brighouse, Mirfield, Wakefield Kirkgate, Pontefract Monkhill, Doncaster, London Kings Cross

2. Sunderland, Hartlepool, Eaglescliffe, Northallerton, Thirsk, York, London Kings Cross

 

Grand Central train speeding south through Doncaster with a Sunderland-Kings Cross service

 

Non-stopping Grand Central DMU with a Grand Central Train from Sunderland to London KX (Peterborough, 29/11/16)

 

A Grand Central express train leaving York Station with a London Kings Cross to Sunderland service.

A Class 43 locomotive with a Grand Central train from London Kings Cross to Sunderland at York Station

 

A Grand Central heading for Thirsk, York and Kings Cross soon after leaving Northallerton station (June 2015).

 

Class 43 locomotive approaching Northallerton station with a Grand Central train from Sunderland and Hartlepool to York and London Kings Cross

 

Grand Central Train for Bradford, standing in King's Cross Station.

 

Class 43 hauled GRAND CENTRAL train at York Station (Feb 2014)

 

Examples of the profile of Class 180 trains rolling stock of Grand Central train company in the Grand Central livery of black with an orange stripe.

 

The latest Grand Central express train for services to King's Cross station London, here seen at high speed south of York, at Colton Junction August 2013

 

A Grand Central express train from King's Cross London approaching York at Colton Junction.

 

A Grand Central express train heading north through Doncaster station with the service to Sunderland.

 

Grand Central Trains use Class 43 BREL/PAXMAN Bo-Bo Express passenger locomotive trains

GRAND CENTRAL trains, one of several mainline companies operating through York Station.

 

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On the east coast mainline, at Colton Junction, south of York, a GRAND CENTRAL train from Sunderland to London Kings Cross.

 

GRAND CENTRAL train standing in York station with an express passenger train to London Kings Cross Station.

 

GRAND CENTRAL train headed by express passenger DMU standing in York station with a train for London Kings Cross.

Grand Central Trains use Class 180 British Rail High-Speed Express Passenger Train Diesel-Multiple Units

 

A Grand Central train from London via Sunderland in Newcastle Station? Why in Newcastle?

 

A Grand Central express train at speed, heading south through Doncaster station with a Sunderland - London Kings Cross service.

 

 

Grand Central Express passenger train entering Northallerton Station, southbound with a from Sunderland to King's Cross Station London.

 

A Grand Central north-bound train at Doncaster station with the Kings Cross to Bradford service.

 

Class 180 high speed DMU leaving Northallerton station with a Grand Central train for Sunderland

 

 

Grand Central train from Kings Cross to Sunderland arriving and departing from Thirsk Station.

 

Non-stopping Grand Central express trains from KX to Sunderland passing north through Peterborough station (29/11/16)

 

 

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