Heathrow Express New Class 387 Fleet


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Last week, visitors to The Business Travel Show in London saw the first images of Heathrow Express's new fleet of Class 387 trains.

Heathrow Express - Business First Seat
(photo via BusinessTraveller.com)

Developed with CMF specialist Elina Kopola at Seymour Powell, the Business First class seat features new Botany fabrics in Heathrow Express's signature purple and warm grey. The main fabric is a tweed effect, textured herring-bone pattern. The boxing is a complimentary grey with a purple spot.

Business First Class Main Fabric

Business First Class Boxing Fabric

The Express Class main fabric is a rich purple with a playful mix of tiny, light purple and pink dots and bright yellow accents. The accompanying boxing is a plainer dark purple with regular, lighter purple spots.

Express Class Main Fabric

Express Class Boxing Fabric

Further Reading:

Heathrow Express unveils images of new fleet - BusinessTraveller.com

Trains refurbished to provide a dedicated airport experience on the Heathrow Express - RailwayGazette.com