First new Thameslink Train Arrives At Three Bridges Depot

First new Thameslink Train Arrives At Three Bridges Depot

The first of 115 new trains for the Thameslink network has arrived in West Sussex to begin tests.

The Class 700 Desiro City fleet is intended to ease overcrowding on the north-south route from Bedford to Brighton through central London.

Initial testing will be carried out at Three Bridges depot, then on the Brighton line before the train carries the first passengers next spring.

Thameslink said the new trains would transform the service read more

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