National Express East Coast
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|Franchise(s):||InterCity East Coast
9 December 2007 – 13 November 2009 (originally 31 March 2015)
|Main region(s):||East Midlands, Yorkshire,
North East England, Central Scotland, Northern Scotland
|Fleet size:||InterCity 125 (HST) sets|
|Stations called at:||53|
|National Rail abbreviation:||GR|
|Parent company:||National Express Group|
National Express East Coast was the name under which the train operating company NXEC Trains Ltd operated the InterCity East Coast rail franchise, which includes services in England and Scotland along the East Coast Main Line. NXEC Trains Ltd was a subsidiary of National Express Group. They lost he franchise to East Coast.  National Express took over the franchise from the Great North Eastern Railway (GNER).
InterCity East Coast franchise
|Operator of InterCity East Coast franchise
2007 - present
- National Express Group (August 14, 2007). "East Coast Franchise Press Release". http://www.nationalexpressgroup.com/nx/mc/companynews/pressrelease/?id=4336196. Retrieved 2007-08-14.