26 Feb '14, 10am

Extra train carriages on @SW_Trains from next month as part of £65m investment @transportgovuk

Introduction of extra train carriages gets underway on UK’s busiest commuter network 26 Feb 2014 Roll out of extra carriages on South West Trains network starts in mid-March Waterloo to Windsor line first to benefit from additional space for passengers £65m investment in 108 refurbished carriages Programme will deliver capacity for extra 23,000 peak-time travellers every day South West Trains passengers will see the first additional train carriages being introduced onto their services next month to help provide extra capacity on the UK’s busiest commuter network. A total of 108 extra carriages will be introduced over the next 12 months, with the first 10-car train being rolled out on the London Waterloo to Windsor line from mid March. The additional carriages, representing an investment of £65 million, are set to provide capacity for an extra 23,000 peak time passengers ev...

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