New Thameslink trains unveiled
28 January 2014 Last updated at 21:01 GMT
The government has unveiled a new Thameslink train which it hopes will ease overcrowding on one of the country's busiest commuter routes.
The electric Class-700 trains with larger carriages will carry hundreds of thousands of passengers across the north-south route through central London from 2016.
BBC London's Transport Correspondent, Tom Edwards spoke to commuters, Rail minister Stephen Hammond and David Statham from First Capital Connect.