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The future of cross-London travel arrives

Customers were today given their first chance to travel on the state-of-the-art trains that will serve the Elizabeth line when the new rail tunnels open through central London in December next year.

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1,500 passengers per train

Crossrail trains will carry 1,500 people per train, nearly twice as many as a Tube train.

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