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Tickets are available for weekend travel up to and including Sunday 02 April 2017

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Virgin Trains helps passengers during the Christmas rush


Virgin Trains on the east coast has become the first train company to improve its information screens at stations across its route to help customers find a seat on their train and have a more relaxed travel experience.

Durham students are just the ticket to help with Christmas getaway


Students from Durham University are helping Virgin Trains with the city’s annual Christmas getaway.

Virgin Trains marks one year anniversary of its Sunderland service


A name plate has been presented by Virgin Trains to mark the one year anniversary of its services from Sunderland to the capital along the east coast.

Virgin trains made from 2,000 presents given away to Christmas travellers


Festive travellers will be presented with the largest ever replica train made entirely from presents, in Virgin Trains’ now traditional annual bid to spread Christmas cheer.