Class 172

A special incarnation of Bombardier’s Turbostar range, the Class 172 comes in a variety of options depending on its location. In the West Midlands, the class is used on a wide variety of operations out of Birmingham Moor Street and Snow Hill, distinguishable by its front-end gangways, while Class 172’s also see work elsewhere with Chiltern and London Overground.

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Working the 2D40 from Stourbridge Junction to Stratford-upon-Avon is London Midland Class 172, 172335.

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Working empty stock and wrong line through Birmingham Moor Street with the 5G52 Birmingham Snow Hill to Birmingham Moor Street is Chiltern Railways Class 172, 172102.

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Arriving into Birmingham Snow Hill with the 2D34 Stourbridge Junction to Stratford-on-Avon is London Midland Class 172, 172342.