ATOC's mission is to work for passenger rail operators in serving customers and supporting a prosperous railway.

Set up after privatisation in 1993, the Association brings together all train companies to preserve and enhance the benefits for passengers of Britain’s national rail network.

Find out more about ATOC.


ATOC Spotlight
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Information during disruption

Train companies have revised the code of practice for providing passengers with information during disruption.

Download the code of practice (PDF)


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Rail fares 2014

We want to help explain why some fares change in price. You'll also find discover tips on how to save money on rail travel, plus details of how money from fares is spent improving services, trains and stations.

Find out more on the National Rail Enquiries web site


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National Rail guide to tickets

This guide is designed to help you make your rail ticket choice with confidence. Finding the best value train ticket is easier than ever, with online tools and a great range of discounts available.

Download the National Rail guide to tickets (PDF)