Juniper (train) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsAlstom Coradia Juniper
Class 460 at London Victoria.
|In service||2000 - Present|
|Number built||78 trainset|
|Operator(s)||South Western Railway
|Electric system(s)||25 kV AC Overhead lines (334)
750 V DC third rail (458/460)
|Track gauge||1,435 mm (4 ft 8 1⁄2 in) standard gauge|
The Coradia Juniper series is a family of electric multiple unit trains built by Alstom Transport Birmingham for use on the railway network in Great Britain. The family is related to the Coradia 1000 series of diesel multiple unit.
There are currently two types in service with various TOCs, with a total of 76 units in service (36 class 458s and 40 class 334s). All Class 460s are now converted to Class 458/5s for South Western Railway.
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