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New trains and e-ticketing for Stansted Express

5 Jul 2011 by BusinessTraveller

National Express East Anglia (NXEA) has begun rolling out new trains and e-ticketing to its Stansted Express airport link.

Passengers can now book tickets for the Stansted Express online and print off tickets prior to arriving at the station, complete with a barcode which can be read by ticket staff.

The new service also includes a saving of £2 on a return fare compared to collecting tickets at the station, and Stansted Express will not charge a booking fee.

The move comes as the group rolls out its new Class 379 trains on the Stansted Express route, featuring air-conditioning and wifi internet access. NXEA says that the majority of services between Liverpool Street and the airport are now operated by the new trains.

For more information visit stanstedexpress.com, nationalexpresseastanglia.com.

Report by Mark Caswell


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