[UK / Expert] The Grand Plans of Grand Union Trains – an aspiring British open access operator

Grand Union is a novel rail operator which is planning new open-access train services in the United Kingdom. To do that, the company has laid out an ambitious plan. It includes two prospective services radiating from London, as well as a fleet set-up, featuring a specific branding for each destination. The goal: to offer alternative connections with customer-focused train services, for a reasonable price.