For the latest instalment of Intelligent Transport’s exclusive ‘The people behind the wheel’ series, Mike Bagshaw, Managing Director of the MTR Elizabeth line, discusses his journey in the transport industry, providing valuable insights into the challenges, achievements and evolving landscape of one of London's flagship railways.
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Passengers in the South East of England can look forward to improved train travel as tap-in tap-out ticketing expands to 53 additional stations by the end of 2023, allowing for easier, more flexible and convenient journeys.
Following remarkable success in its first year of operation and significant contributions to housing, job opportunities and economic growth, the Elizabeth line's new full peak timetable brings faster journeys and increased connectivity.
The integration of Elizabeth line services will bring a huge range of extra benefits, including reduced journey times, additional capacity, greater accessibility and better connectivity to job opportunities.
Stopping services between London Paddington and Reading are now operated by TfL Rail, which is said to be the next step in the delivery of the Elizabeth line.