London Stock Exchange welcomes Trainline
On 21 June, London Stock Exchange welcomed Trainline, the world’s leading independent rail and coach travel platform, to its first day of trading on the Main Market of the LSE, trading under the ticker TRN.
The market capitalisation of the Company will be approximately £1,682 million at the commencement of conditional dealings.
Clare Gilmartin, CEO of Trainline, said:
“We are delighted to be starting life as a public company on the London Stock Exchange. This is an incredibly exciting achievement for all of us at Trainline. I am extremely proud of our Trainline team and I want to thank every one of them for the role they have played in growing the company to become the leading independent rail and coach travel platform globally, focused on encouraging more people to make more environmentally sustainable travel choices.
“We believe we are uniquely positioned to capitalise on the vast opportunity ahead and accelerate our expansion for the benefit of our customers, our train and coach company partners and our shareholders.”
Trainline is a one-stop shop for rail and coach travel bringing together millions of routes, fares and journey times from 220 rail and coach carriers across 45 countries, principally in Europe and also in Asia. This allows millions of customers to access the cheapest, fastest and most convenient tickets for their journeys, saving money, time and hassle.
Trainline offers customers an easy, consistent and friction-free travel booking experience, with a simple, intuitive customer interface and the ability to quickly purchase tickets and easily make changes to their journeys. Customers all over the world are able to choose from multiple languages, currencies and payment options when booking their travel. In the UK, Trainline is championing the roll out of e- and mobile-based ticketing to further enhance the customer experience.
Trainline’s app provides customers with unique, AI driven travel information in real time for every stage of their journey, with access to live departure boards, live journey trackers and personalised journey delay and disruption information as they travel.
Learn more about Trainline here: https://investors.thetrainline.com/