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New c2c priority scheme launched to help disabled passengers
A new priority seat badge for disabled passengers and those with hidden illnesses and injuries has been launched by National Express rail operator c2c.
Andrew Chivers to retire from National Express
After 38 years in the rail industry, Andrew Chivers retires at the end of 2016.
Get onboard with c2c's first Black Friday sale
National Express train operator c2c is getting onboard with the “Black Friday” sales for the first time by offering 50% off train tickets.
Improvements to Westcliff station welcomed by residents and passengers
National Express c2c train operator has made a local station lighter, brighter and safer for local residents and passengers.
c2c publishes new timetable as first new train enters passenger service
National Express train operator c2c has published its forthcoming new timetable on the day that the first of c2c’s brand-new trains ran in passenger service for the first time.
Local school children help c2c commemorate Remembrance Sunday
National Express train operator c2c will be offering free travel for all veterans and service personnel on Remembrance Sunday and is also commemorating the event with a special train vinyl designed by children from a local primary school.
Government security award for all c2c stations
All 25 railway stations managed by National Express train operator c2c have been given a Government award for having a safe and secure environment for passengers.
First new trains in over a decade to unleash benefits for c2c passengers
Local rail passengers are set to benefit from a four-phase plan to increase capacity and add more seats by National Express train operator c2c, as a result of the first new trains added to the fleet since 2003.
Top safety award for c2c
National Express train operator c2c has been awarded the Sword of Honour, the most prestigious safety award in the UK.
National Express wins top safety award - twice
National Express has won the UK's top safety award - twice.
Half-price train tickets sale for c2c passengers
Local rail passengers can enjoy half-price train discounts if they buy their tickets this week and travel next.
Record numbers of weekend passengers flock to c2c
More weekend passengers travelled with National Express train operator c2c since autumn began than during any other autumn on record.
Improved compensation rights for c2c passengers
Rail passengers now get more choice in how to receive their compensation if they are delayed when travelling with National Express train operator c2c.
Local staff and volunteers transform railway wasteland into flourishing nature trail
A railway wasteland has been turned into a thriving nature trail rich with fruit trees and wildlife, including the threatened bumblebee, thanks to the hard work of c2c staff and local community volunteers.
Retired railway man fulfills train ride ambition
A local retired railway man celebrated his 94th birthday and fulfilled a lifetime ambition last Friday (2 September) with a special train cab ride to London Fenchurch Street.
New c2c green programme will power trains for a week
National Express train operator c2c has launched an energy-saving programme at its stations which will save enough electricity to power the entire c2c train fleet for a whole week.
How do you get a Pikachu on a train – Pokemon!
Go Pokemon crazy this Friday with National Express train operator c2c’s special ‘Go Rover’ offer.
c2c runs additional trains for cyclists to get to charity bike ride
National Express rail operator c2c has put on additional trains to help cyclists get to the start of the British Heart Foundation London to Southend Bike ride, which takes place this Sunday (17 July).
New Southend discount scheme launched to attract more tourists by train
National Express train operator c2c and more than 30 local businesses in the Southend Tourism Partnership have teamed up to offer special discounts to tourists who visit Southend by train.
New personal punctuality reports for c2c passengers
c2c passengers are the first in the country to be able to track exactly how punctual their personal commute has been, thanks to a new feature on the c2c Live app.
First pictures of new c2c carriages in production
National Express train operator c2c has released the first pictures of its new carriages in production.
Free c2c travel to mark Armed Forces Day
All service personnel and veterans can travel free with National Express train operator c2c this Saturday to mark Armed Forces Day.
Part-time commuters buy over 5,000 c2c journeys in just two weeks
c2c’s new Flexi-Season ticket for part-time commuters has proved hugely popular since launch, with passengers buying more than 5,000 journeys in the first two weeks alone.
Dads travel free with c2c on Father's Day
Dads can travel free this Sunday as National Express train operator c2c celebrates Father’s Day.
Part-time commuters could save over £100 every year as c2c launches UK's first flexible season ticket
National Express train operator c2c has today launched the country’s first flexible season ticket, saving some part-time commuters in Essex over £100 a year.
Seats bonanza on c2c this Bank Holiday weekend
National Express train operator c2c will be running thousands of seats every hour for a bumper weekend of rail travel.
Early arrival for baby born at National Express operator’s c2c rail station
A baby girl made a surprise entrance into the world last week when she was unexpectedly born at c2c’s Purfleet station.
1,200 local young people set to benefit from National Express Foundation grants
Over 1,200 local young people are expected to benefit from £30,000 in grants awarded by the National Express Foundation, the charity arm of local train operator c2c’s parent company.
c2c's Julie meets the Prime Minister
c2c Station Manager Julie Davis was invited to a once-in-a-lifetime event on Monday: tea with the Prime Minister at 10 Downing Street.
London Marathon runners travel free on c2c
National Express rail operator c2c is offering free travel for runners and is putting on extra trains for this Sunday’s London Marathon (24 April).
Brand new trains to arrive three years early providing thousands of extra seats for c2c passengers
Commuters using c2c are to benefit from 13,000 extra seats at peak times every week, thanks to a new deal that will deliver 24 brand-new additional carriages in 2016 – three years earlier than previously planned.
c2c and local passengers raise over £650 for The Samaritans
National Express train operator c2c and generous passengers have combined to donate over £650 to the local Basildon and Thurrock branch of The Samaritans.
Smartcard users up 10% as c2c passengers rush for automatic compensation
Over 1,500 more c2c passengers have registered for a smartcard in just one month after c2c launched its groundbreaking new automatic compensation scheme.
c2c confirms passenger services for Easter weekend
National Express train operator c2c has confirmed full details of its train service for passengers over the Easter weekend, including over 50 extra trains to help football fans on Bank Holiday Monday.
New CCTV centre boosts security for c2c passengers
National Express train operator c2c has opened a new dedicated CCTV centre, which provides enhanced real-time coverage from every c2c station.
Mums travel free with c2c on Mother's Day
Mums can travel free this Sunday as National Express train operator c2c celebrates Mother's Day.
c2c tops punctuality league table
National Express train operator c2c recorded the most punctual train service in the country last month, according to new figures released by Network Rail.
National Express Employee Charity Panel provides over £14,000 of support
In 2015 the National Express Employee Charity Panel donated £14,260 to over 50 different charities and community groups supported by employees from the company’s UK bus, coach and rail divisions.
Global graduates attend inaugural National Express Network event
35 graduates from across National Express Group's international businesses recently came together at Warwick Business School for an inaugural meeting of its global 'National Express Network’.
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