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Gravity model helps convince ORR on Grand Union Trains

Rhodri Clark
20 December 2022
Severn Tunnel Junction station: enhanced role planned
Severn Tunnel Junction station: enhanced role planned

 

The Office of Rail and Road has awarded Grand Union Trains rights to operate between Wales and London after a gravity model was used to forecast demand at three stations rather than relying on the MOIRA industry software, which tends to underestimate the demand impacts of large changes in journey times.

GUT will become the first open access operator on the Great Western Main Line. It has rights to operate five services each way daily between Carmarthen and London Paddington for 10 years from...

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