Class 318

The Class 318 fleet is leased to Abellio ScotRail.

It forms a key part of ScotRail’s Glasgow suburban services – regularly inter-operating with Class 320 and 320/4s.

The whole fleet has been fitted with at-seat power sockets, accessible toilet, dedicated wheelchair and cycles spaces, energy efficient LED lighting, WiFi and enhanced CCTV – including forward facing, energy meters and driver advisory system.

The fleet is currently configured as 21 x 3 car units.


Features and Facts

manufacturer-01 Manufacturer: BREL
Entry into Service Entry into service: 1986
Current fleet size-01 Fleet size: 63 vehicles
Unit Formation Unit formation: DTSL-PMS-DTS
unit seating capacity Unit seating capacity: Standard Class: 206, Tip Up:2
traction type Traction type: electric 25kV Overhead
Maximum speed-01 Maximum speed: 90mph
maximum acceleration Maximum acceleration: 0.56 ms-2
Accessible Accessible: TSI PRM compliant
CET toilets CET toilets
at seat power sockets At-seat power sockets
liuggage capacity Overhead luggage storage
Bicycle storage Bicycle storage
wifi WiFi
cctv CCTV
passenger information Passenger information system