CrossCountry cover more of the UK rail network than any other train operating company. With Birmingham at its heartland stretching from Aberdeen to Penzance, and from Stansted to Cardiff, including Newcastle, Leeds, Sheffield, Manchester, Nottingham, Bristol, Southampton and Edinburgh, CrossCountry is the most extensive rail network in Britain.
The CrossCountry franchise began in November 2007 and since then they have been worked hard to ensure that journeys with them are as relaxing and comfortable as possible with better trains, more space, and increased services
The Cross Country service improvements include new interiors with 35% more seating space, 25% extra luggage space across the entire fleet and an at-seat catering service on all of their trains, providing hot and cold refreshments appropriate to the time of day.
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