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for booking tickets, checking train times, route planning and hopefully no complaints procedure to follow up! I have to say that most of my experience with CrossCountry trains has been good and the staff courteous, friendly and helpful.

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As part of their operations Cross Country Trains services connect Scotland & The North East of England with the South West & South Coast of England and connecting the Midlands with East Anglia.

CrossCountry Trains directly connect the following stations: Dundee, Leuchars, Markinch, Kirkcaldy, Inverkeithing, Glasgow Central, Motherwell, Edinburgh Haymarket, Edinburgh Waverley, Dunbar, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Alnmouth, Morpeth, Newcastle, Durham, Darlington, York, Leeds, Wakefield, Doncaster, Sheffield, Chesterfield, Derby, Burton, Tamworth, Birmingham New Street, Birmingham International, Cheltenham, Bristol Parkway, Bristol Temple Meads, Taunton, Tiverton Parkway, Exeter St David's, Newton Abbot, Totnes, Plymouth, Liskeard, Bodmin Parkway, Par, St Austell, Truro, Penzance, Leamington Spa, Banbury, Oxford, Reading, Basingstoke, Winchester, Southampton Airport Parkway, Southampton Central, Brockenhurst, Bournemouth, Manchester

 

CrossCountry services from Edinburgh to Exeter, speeding south of Northallerton (June 2015)

 

Class 170 DMU 170520 at Peterborough station with a CrossCountry trains service from Stansted Airport to Birmingham New street station.

 

An express DMU leaving York northwards with a CrossCountry service from the West Country to Newcastle

 

High speed Class 220 DMU train approaching Northallerton station with southbound train CrossCountry for the south-west of England e.g. Exeter, Penzance.

 

A CrossCountry express train from Edinburgh Waverley to Exeter St David's station, at speed south of York at Colton Junction.

 

Class 43 hauled CrossCountry train at York station (Feb 2014). The CrossCountry livery of two tone silver with deep crimson ends & pink doors.

 

Examples of the profiles of CrossCountry Class 221 trains

Profile of Class 221 135 express DMU 221135, driving cab carriage 60485

 

Class 221 express DMU CrossCountry train with a Manchester Piccadilly to Bristol Temple Meads service.

 

Class 220 express train at Newcastle Station with a CrossCountry train service to Reading.

 

High speed CrossCountry train heading north, south of York.

 

CrossCountry train express DMU at York Station, these connect the North-East of England and Scotland with the Midlands (eg Birmingham, Sheffield) and South-West of England (eg Cheltenham, Bristol, Plymouth, Penzance)

CrossCountry Trains use Class 220 VOYAGER High Speed Express Passenger train Diesel-Electric multiple units

 

Virgin Cross-Country train standing in York Station.

 

A Class 170 DMU approaches Leicester station with a CrossCountry service from Stansted Airport to Birmingham New Street. (May 2015)

 

A northbound CrossCountry express train south of York at Colton Junction.

 

 

Express passenger DMU CrossCountry train arriving in York Station with a train from Edinburgh.

 

The magnificent setting of Bristol Temple Meads Station for an CrossCountry passenger train heading for north-east England

 

CrossCountry express train at Colton Junction heading south for Leeds and beyond, near York

 

Express DMU CrossCountry train departing south from York station

CrossCountry Trains use Class 221 SUPER VOYAGER High Speed Express Passenger Train Diesel-Electric multiple units

 

Exeter-Aberdeen CrossCountry train in Newcastle station

 

Class 220 DMU train approaching Northallerton station with a CrossCountry express service from Edinburgh to Exeter.

 

Class 170 DMU at Peterborough, with CrossCountry service to Stansted Airport.

 

 

A CrossCountry Super Voyager express passenger diesel-electric multiple-unit at York station

 

An express CrossCountry train passes the Flying Scotsman at Leeds Station.

 

CrossCountry express train heading south with at Colton Junction near York

 

CrossCountry train entering York station

 

CrossCountry high speed DMU (diesel multiple units) waiting in Manchester Piccadilly with a train for Exeter St Davids.

 

A CrossCountry train from Aberdeen and Edinburgh to Exeter St Davids entering Northallerton station

 

 

CrossCountry express passenger train from Edinburgh to Exeter passing through Thirsk station.

 

A CrossCountry local train at Nuneaton Station en route to Birmingham New Street Station

CrossCountry trains use Class 170 BR TURBOSTAR DMU Diesel multiple-unit trains

 

CrossCountry entering Nuneaton station with a Stansted Airport - Leicester - Birmingham New Street train

 

CrossCountry operated trains speeding through Northallerton station, above a Newcastle to Southampton service, and below, an Edinburgh to Plymouth service.

 

A Class 170 DMU approaches Leicester station with a CrossCountry service from Stansted Airport to Birmingham New Street.

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