Sunday 17 January 2021
Abellio Greater AngliaGreater Anglia
This was a second short franchise, which followed the previous contract of the same name.
The Department for Transport made a direct award to the existing Greater Anglia operator Abellio, which was announced on 28 April 2014. This effectively continued the previous contract until 2016 as part of the general restructuring of the franchise programme announced on 26 March 2013.
19 July 2014
16 October 2016
Abellio Transport Holding BV
Abellio Greater Anglia Ltd
Long distance services: London Liverpool Street-Norwich Commuter services: London Liverpool Street-Southend Victoria/Clacton-on-Sea/Walton-on-the-Naze/Southminster/Chingford/Hertford East/Enfield Town/King's Lynn. Regional and local services: London Liverpool Street-Stansted Airport; Norwich-Sheringham/Great Yarmouth/Lowestoft/Cambridge/Peterborough; Ipswich-Harwich Town/Felixstowe/Cambridge/Peterborough/Lowestoft; Marks Tey-Sudbury; Witham-Braintree
was replaced by