TransPennine Express has confirmed that they are introducing extra services between Manchester and Glasgow this month.
From the 16th August, the operator will be introducing two extra services on the route to boost capacity between Glasgow Central, Motherwell, Lockerbie, Carlisle, Penrith North Lakes, Oxenholme Lake District, Lancaster, Preston, Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport
Like the previous 18 months, enhanced cleaning is in place and e-tickets are available to passengers.
The extra services, which will be in place between Mondays and Saturdays are as follows:
- 09:10 Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central
- 13:08 Glasgow Central to Manchester Airport
Commenting on the planned changes, Luke Gardner, Long Term Planning Timetable Manager for TransPennine Express said: “We are thrilled to be able to introduce these extra services for those looking to take the train as part of their next adventure.
“We are expecting our trains on the route to and from Glasgow to be popular and wanted to introduce some extra services to accommodate this. We are looking forward to welcoming our customers onboard and I would encourage people to plan their journeys in advance and book ahead.”
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