Caledonian Sleeper has unveiled the primary photographs from inside its new fleet of trains on a revamped web site launched to mark the ultimate countdown to its re-launch.
In addition to showcasing the revitalised Caledonian Sleeper, the web site makes it simpler than ever for folks to e-book their journey and discover the locations the trains attain.
The in a single day rail service between London and Scotland can be reworked by the introduction of the £100 million fleet, with a complete of 75 new carriages set to make their debut.
Caledonian Sleeper’s new trains will start working by the tip of Could, initially on the Lowlander route between London and Glasgow/Edinburgh.
They’ll subsequently debut on the Highlander route between London and Aberdeen, Inverness and Fort William.
Designed to accommodate the modern-day traveller, bookings can already be made for journey on the brand new trains from June 2nd.
The brand new carriages had initially been anticipated to launch in October final yr.
Company on the brand new companies will have the ability to get pleasure from a variety of lodging sorts, together with rooms with double beds and en-suites – for the primary time within the historical past of Caledonian Sleeper.
Ryan Flaherty, Serco managing director for Caledonian Sleeper, mentioned: “The launch of the brand new Caledonian Sleeper is quick approaching and travelling on our service can be a very magical expertise that can rework journey between London and Scotland.
“I’d encourage anybody fascinated about being one of many first to expertise the brand new trains to e-book their journey on our new web site, which has been utterly revamped to mirror the monumental and thrilling modifications to our service.
“Caledonian Sleeper is competitively priced and means friends can keep away from the effort or extra prices of attending to and from the airport. It’s the solely technique to be at your vacation spot in loads of time for early morning conferences or a full day’s sightseeing with out the price of a lodge.”
Caledonian Sleeper fares don’t have any hidden prices and permit friends to deliver a number of suitcases or extra baggage on board with out incurring any extra expenses.
And with centre-to-centre journey, there may be an extra value saving over flying as there isn’t a have to pay for connections to take you in or out of town.
With a 12-month reserving window, it additionally implies that friends can plan their journey nicely upfront.
That could be a main benefit over different prepare operators, the place cheaper advance fares are often solely accessible from 12 weeks earlier than journey.