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Our Fleets

Since its creation in 1994 Angel Trains has invested substantially in new and refurbished rolling stock.

We now own and maintain over 4,300 rail vehicles representing about 34% of the UK's passenger rolling stock.

Our fleet includes high-speed passenger trains and regional and commuter passenger multiple units.

Please click on each class of rolling stock in our fleet for more details.

Class 180 - First Hull Trains, Great Western Railway, Grand Central

Type High Speed
Class 180
Manufacturer / Model Alstom Coradia
Fleet Size 14 x 5-car units
Year of Build 2000 - 2001
Construction Steel
Length 23.71 m (DMSL), 23.02m (MFL, MSL, MSLRB)
Width 2.73 m
Weight 56.5t (DMSLA), 53.9t (MFL), 55.8t (MSL), 55.7t (MSLRB), 57.5t (DMSLB)
Transmission Hydraulic. Voith T312br to Voith final drives V14/20s +E14/20s
Traction Motors N/A
Bogies ACR (Alstom FBO)
Engines Cummins QSK19 of 750hp at 2100rpm
Maximum Speed 125 mph
Traction Type DMU
Couplers Scharfenberg outer ends, bar within unit.
Builder Alstom Birmingham
Brakes Friction and Retarder
Seating 2+2 facing/unidirectional (Standard), 2+1 (first). 272 seats per 5-car unit.
Gangways Flexible diaphragm. Within unit only
Doors Swing plug at vehicle ends
Other Features Air Conditioned, Passenger Information System, CCTV, (FF + S), At Seat Power, Wi-Fi
Route Availability 1
Interoperability Class 175
Formation Operate as 5-car units (DMSL[A], MFL, MSL, MSLRB, DMSL[B]) with one controlled emission toilet in each vehicle, the toilet in the DMSL[A] vehicle being for disabled use. There is also space for 2 wheelchairs in the DMSL[A] vehicle and 1 wheelchair in the MFL vehicle.