October 19, 2017 11:51 PM ET

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Company Overview of Virgin Rail Group Limited

Company Overview

Virgin Rail Group Limited operates as a long-distance rail operator in the United Kingdom. It runs inter-city services on London-Birmingham and London-Manchester routes; and runs trains from London to cities in England and through to Scotland and Wales. The company was incorporated in 1996 and is based in London, United Kingdom. Virgin Rail Group Limited operates as a subsidiary of Virgin Group Ltd.

West Wing Offices

Euston Station

London,  NW1 2DS

United Kingdom

Founded in 1996


44 20 7928 5151


44 20 7320 0506

Key Executives for Virgin Rail Group Limited

Managing Director
Executive Director of Finance
Executive Director of Operations and Projects
Managing Director of West Coast
Communications Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Virgin Rail Group Limited Key Developments

Virgin Trains Introduces New Services to London from Sunderland and Stirling

Virgin Trains has introduced its new services to London from Sunderland and Stirling. A fleet of 65 brand new Virgin Trains will also be introduced on the east coast from 2018. Virgin Trains also announced that, it will operate a new evening service between Hull and Doncaster. A fleet of 65 brand new Virgin Trains will also be introduced on the east coast from 2018.

Virgin Rail Group Reports Unaudited Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended October 31, 2015

Virgin Rail Group reported unaudited earnings results for the six months ended October 31, 2015. For the period, the company reported revenue and like-for-like revenue of £270.0 million against £247.4 million a year ago. Operating profit was £16.6 million against £11.2 million a year ago.

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