FirstGroup is the owner of open access operator Hull Trains, and the Great Western Railway and TransPennine Express franchises.

It is also part of groups running other UK operations: Avanti West Coast (70% share holding, with Trenitalia UK), South Western Railway (70% share holding, with MTR Corp).

In 2015 it was granted permission to begin open access operations from London to Edinburgh; East Coast Trains is scheduled to begin services during 2021 using a new fleet of Hitachi AT300 EMUs.

As First Tram Operations Ltd, it is also the operator of London Tramlink across the south London suburb of Croydon.

Address
395 King Street
Aberdeen AB24 5RP
UK
Phone
+44 1224 650100
Fax
+44 1224 650140
Email
corporate.comms@firstgroup.com
Website
www.firstgroupplc.com