Self-Driving Mainline Trains in London
More frequent services
20% reduction in journey time
Thameslink have installed an automated system to travel through London
There have been self-driving trains on the Tube for years but now passengers are able to ride on the country's first ever self-drive mainline train.
Automating trains will allow trains to carry more commuters
The trains were trialled in central London in 2019
On a 09.46 Peterborough to Horsham train in 2019, a new automated journey was tested. When in central London, the driver pressed a button and the train drove itself through the stations, starting f...