Virgin Trains

Virgin Trains releases a poor iPhone app

Virgin Trains released an iPhone app recently, which is a bit of a disappointment and, judging by the low ratings it has received so far, the users seem to think so too. 

The app gives information on Virgin Trains services, and that’s about it. The opportunity was there to create a useful app for customers, as thetrainline and Cross Country trains have done, but Virgin has missed this chance.

Site review: Virgin Trains revamp

Virgin Trains relaunched its website yesterday with an updated look and feel for the site, which apparently aims to ‘convey the brand’s new positioning of train travel as superior to other modes of
transport’.

I’m not sure whether it does that, but it does look a lot better than the previous version. I’ve been comparing the site with the old version…