This section of our site gives all of our latest news and press releases on changes and improvements to Southeastern train services as well as articles on the transport industry as a whole.
25 Sep 2020
£2.25m funding to boost the passenger experience
A plaque in honour of Asquith Xavier, the pioneer for black equality who successfully broke the racist ‘colour bar’ at Euston station over 50 years ago, has been unveiled in Chatham Station.
First UK train operator to publish train loading data to help passengers plan journeys
Southeastern was one of the quickest train companies when it came to refunding customers following the announcement of lockdown, processing more than double the value of season ticket refunds than all but one other train operator in the first eight weeks of the Covid-19 outbreak.
Southeastern has completed its first phase of coronavirus swab testing at stations and high touch areas to confirm the effectiveness of its additional cleaning measures.
Two of Britain’s fastest domestic passenger trains have been given an eye-catching makeover with special ‘face mask’ artwork to remind passengers travelling across the network of the importance of wearing face coverings.