AWC trainsets

  Class NVR Number Axle Formula Number Year in Service Power [kW] Tractive Effort [kN] Max.Speed [km/h] Traction Type Voltage 1st class 2nd class
221
DMU-5 20
2002 2350
200 DE Diesel 26 214
Diesel tilting "Super Voyagers" by Bombardier, for Birmingham-Preston-Glasgow/Edinburgh and London-Holyhead (last 2 rebuilt from 3xDMU-4), nrs. 221 101-118/142/143
390/0
EMU-9 21
2002 5100 204 200 E 25kV 50Hz 145 300
"Pendolino Britannico" tilting high-speed EMUs from Alstom and Fiat, 31 more enlarged to EMU-11 class 390/1 (53 built, 145/370 seats)
390/1
EMU-11 35
2002 5950 204 200 E 25kV 50Hz 99
509
"Pendolino Britannico" tilting high-speed EMUs from Alstom and Fiat, enlarged with 2 extra coaches in 2012, last 4 built in 2010/2011 (originally 145/450 seats)

AWC ordered trainsets

  Class NVR Number Axle Formula Number Year in Service Power [kW] Tractive Effort [kN] Max.Speed [km/h] Traction Type Voltage 1st class 2nd class
805/0

BMU-5
13
2023
2712

200
ED
25kV+Diesel

301
New dual mode trainsets from Hitachi for services to North Wales, 3x560kW diesel engines (to replace class 221)
807/0

EMU-7
10
2023
4068

200
E
25kV 50Hz

453
New electric trainsets from Hitachi for services to the West Midlands and Liverpool (to replace class 221)

Last update: 16-06-2022