AbRail Rail Databases - Livery Codes (Revised February 2015)
001 Yellow with Red bodyside band and numbered Toton No.1
002 RSS Grey with Black underframes & roof D3575
003 Euro Cargo Rail - Light Grey with Euro Cargo Rail in Maroon lettering and EWS logos on cabsides.
004 Royal blue with Grey roof and NRM branding.
005 Dark Grey lower bodyside with Light Grey upper bodyside. Carries no number.
006 Cruise Saver Express - Blue with various advertising decals.
007 Green with Blue centre band and Malcolm Rail logos.
008 White with no numbers.009 All over Yellow.
009 Yellow with Potter Group branding.
010 All over Light Red with Yellow warning panels
011 Two tone Grey with Red LNWR branding.
012 As SB but with Black roof and Red & Yellow stripe.
013 Yellow and White with HNRC branding.
014 Blue with White cab roof.
015 Black with Lion & Wheel logos
016 Hope Construction - White and Purple
017 LNWR - Brown & White
018 Harry Beck - London Underground Tube Map design
019 London/London Transport Museum advertising livery.
020 Aggregate Industries - Blue and Light Green with AI and GBRf branding
021 Silver with "Drax - Powering Tomorrow" branding
022 Blue with Grey roof panels & sole bar
023 Visit Plymouth advertising livery
024 BR Blue with Grey roof and Yellow cab sides
025 As 020 but with "sustainable solutions" branding
026 Springboard livery - Light Blue with promotional vinyls
027 Freightliner - Bardon Aggregates Blue with Powerhaul brandings
028 DRS Anniversary (as DRV but with "25 Years of Direct Rail Services" branding
029 Creative Logistics - Blue and Green.
030 Mendip Rail - BR Blue with Mendip Rail (MRL)branding.
031 Bristol European Green Capital - Light Green with White front and Blue cabsides
032 Continental Railway Solution - Red with Yellow CRS branding
033 Northern Rail - Evolution - Blue
034 National Railway Museum 40th Anniversary
035 Freightliner/Shanks Waste Solutions livery
036 GBRf/HNRail - Blue with Yellow lettering
037 Scottish 37 Group
038 Arriva Traincare - Blue with Arriva Traincare branding
039 Europhoenix - Plain Blue with Europhoenix logo on cab
040 Intercity 125 original - Blue and Grey with Yellow cab roof and lower stripe.
041 Cotswold Rail Class 120 - Blue with Silver stripe
042 90 Glorious Years - Blue/Red/Gold
043 Europorte Silver and Blue
044 British Transport Police livery.
045 Scotrail - Locomotives - Black & Grey with Blue stripe & Scotrail branding.
046 YIWU -LONDON - as DBS with YIWU-LONDON branding
ADV Advertising/Promotional Livery - Various Company Logos and Schemes.
ADZ Advenza Freight - Deep Blue with Green branding
AFS Arlington Fleet Services - Green
AGI Aggregate Industries - Bright Blue upper body/Green lower body with Silver centre band, AI branding and small yellow front panel.
ANG Abellio Greater Anglia - White with Black window surrounds and Dark Blue doors.
ANN Abellio Greater Anglia - Turquoise/White with Greater Abellio branding.
ASR Abellio ScotRail - Dark Blue with White/Pale Blue small circles design. Scottish Saltire and ScotRail - Scotland's Railway
branding. Light Blue doors of LHCS.
ATB Arriva Trains Wales - Plain Blue (Class 67)
ATE Arriva Trains Wales - Revised - Dark Blue with Light Blue centre section and White Arriva branding and Light Blue Doors.
ATT Arriva Trains Wales - DMU - Light Turquoise ends with Dark Turquoise centre section, Powder Blue doors and White Arriva/Welsh
ATW Arriva Trains - Turquoise Blue with White swirl at driving ends and Pale Blue doors. Arriva branding. (no swirl on LHCS)
ATX Arriva Trains Wales/Welsh Government - Dark Blue with Light Blue doors and Arriva branding.
AWB Abellio Greater Anglia - Units - White upper body with thin Red lower stripe and Brown lower stripe. Dark Grey doors.
AWT Abellio Greater Anglia - Class 90 - White with Dark Grey Doors and broad Black upper panel and Abellio Greater Anglia branding.
DMU & LHCS - White with Red Doors and Abellio Greater Anglia branding.
AXC Arriva Cross Country - Two Tone Silver base with Plum unit ends, Pink doors & Black window surrounds. Cross Country branding.
BBB Balfour Beatty - White with Blue lower body and Balfour Beatty branding.
BBM Battle of Britain Memorial Flight - Mainly blue/silver with various illustrations.
BLD Dark Blue body with Grey cab and numbered H024.
BLG* BR - Blue & Grey lined out in White.
BLL BR Revised - Blue with Yellow cabs, Grey roof, large numbers and full bodyside height BR Logos.
BLU All over Blue
BPM* Blue Pullman - Nanking Blue with White window surrounds (overall Blue for locos).
BRD* BR - Departmental - Plain Dark Grey with Black cab doors and window surrounds.
BRT* BR - Trainload Freight - Two Tone Grey with Grey cab roof and Black cab doors.
BUL BZK Bulgaria - Grey with Red cabs & Bulmarket branding
BZK BZK Bulgaria - Green and Yellow with Red BZK logo and branding.
c2c c2c - White with Dark Blue doors (with Yellow panels).
CAL Caledonian Railway - Brown and Cream.
CAR BR - Carmine & Cream lined out in Black & Straw. (Blood & Custard).
CAS Caledonian Sleeper - All over Midnight Teal. (* with Highland Stag branding)
CAT Caledonian Sleeper - LHCS - Midnight Teal with Light White doors and CALEDONIAN SLEEPER & Stag branding
CHC BR or GWR - Chocolate & Cream lined out in Gold.
CEL Celsa Steel Cardiff - Black with Orange cab.
CIV* BR - Civil Engineers - Falcon Grey lower bodysides & Yellow upper bodysides - Dutch Livery with Black cab doors.
CLA Crimson Lake
COL Colas Rail (Seco-Rail) France Lime Green, Orange and Black with Colas Rail branding.
CON* EWS European - Continental Rail - Blue with Yellow lower body stripe and Grey roof.
COR Corus - Silver Grey with Red Corus Logos and branding.
CRG Chiltern Railways - Two-tone Grey (Class 67 & DVT)
CRM Chiltern Railways - Mainline - Silver with Slate Grey doors and window surrounds. Blue banding above and below windows. .
CRS* Chiltern Railways - Class 168 - White with Silver Grey doors and window surrounds. Blue banding above and below windows.
CTT* CIV Livery with Transrail lettering & marking
CRW* Chiltern Railways - White with Blue window surrounds, thin Red stripe & CR branding. Light Blue doors.
CWR* Cotswold Rail - Silver Grey with Blue roof, full Yellow ends & Red Cotswold Rail branding.
DBB DB Schenker - All over Blue with DB logos
DBR DB Schenker revised - EWS/EWZ but the EWS branding removed and DBS stickers applied.
DBS DB Schenker - New - Verkehrsrot Red with Grey solebar and Roof. White DB Schenker branding.
DCG Devon & Cornwall Railway - Green with DCR and British American Railway Services branding.
DCM Devon & Cornwall Railway - Metallic Silver with Light Grey lower band and DCRail branding.
DLL MOD - Defence Logistics Organisation - Purple and White.
DRC Direct Rail Services - (revised) - Deep Blue with Large Light Blue bodyside panel and Green DRS Compass logo branding.
(Light Blue doors on LHCS)
DRI Direct Rail Services - (Revised) - Similar to DRV
DRP Direct Rail Services - Deep Blue with small and Large DRS Logos
DRS* Direct Rail Services - Deep Blue with Light Blue or Dark Grey roof & DRS branding. (LHCS with Light Blue horizontal stripes).
DRU DRS - Blue (unbranded).
DRV Direct Rail Services - (Vossloh locos) - Deep Blue with Large Light Blue bodyside panel and Green DRS Compass logo branding.
Compass includes old Cumbria map.
ECG East Coast - Signalbox Grey with Purple stripe, Grey doors and East Coast branding.
ECS East Coast - Silver or Grey with Purple stripe, Grey doors and East Coast branding.
ECT* East Coast - As NXE but with East Coast branding.
ECV as ECG but with Virgin branding.
EMT East Midlands Trains - Connect - Dark blue body with Yellow doors and Red and Orange 'swish' at driving ends.
ENT Enron Teesside Operations - Trafalgar Blue with Red lower body stripe and ICI branding.
EPS European Passenger Services - Two Tone Grey with Dark Blue roof & EPS Logos.
EPX Europhoenix - Silver Grey with Phoenix logos.
ETC Euro Cargo Rail - Maroon bodyside & roof with Zigzag Gold Stripe. Large numbers - Silver branding.
ETF ETF France - Yellow with White roof, Green bodyside stripe, Blue sole bar & ETF branding.
ETL Electric Traction Services - Silver body with Red Cabs and ETL branding.
EU2 GBRf - Europorte - Two tone Grey with Europorte branding.
EUN Eurostar - Class 374 - White with Blue window surrounds, Yellow stripe under windows, Grey lower body and Eurostar branding
EUP Eurostar - Class 373 - Power car (revised) - Silver with large Blue side panels and Yellow lower stripe
EUS Eurostar - Class 373 - White with Dark Blue window surrounds and Grey & Yellow lower bodysides, Eurostar Logos & branding.
EUT Eurotunnel - Grey with Blue Swathe and Eurotunnel branding.
EWE* EWS Executive - Management Train - Silver with EWS branding.
EWS* DB Schenker - EWS - Maroon bodyside & roof with Gold Stripe. EWS lettering and large numbers.
EWZ* DB Schenker EWS -Maroon bodyside & roof with Zigzag Gold Stripe. EWS lettering and large numbers.
FAS* Fastline Freight - Grey and Black with White & Orange stripes
FCC First Group - "Urban Lights" - Graduated Blue with Pink, Purple, White & Blue blocks on lower bodysides. Pink doors.
FCG* TSGN - Thameslink - White with Dark Green doors and Thameslink branding.
FCL* BR Trainload Coal - Two tone Grey with Black cab doors and window surrounds. Black/Yellow logo.
FDR* Railfreight Distribution - Two tone Grey with Black cab doors and window surrounds. Yellow/Red logo.
FER* Fertis (France) - Grey with narrow Red & Blue sole bar stripes and Fertis logos.
FGB First Great Western - Dark Blue with FGW branding. (Pink doors on units.)
FGL First Group "Local Lines" - DMU - Dark Blue with Pink doors. Local visitor attraction names on lower sides. FGW branding.
FGN First Great Western - "Night Riviera" - GWR Green with Silver slash and doors. GWR branding.
FGS First Group - Indigo Blue with Pink & White stripes.
FGT As FGW with Thames/London area branding.
FGW First Great Western - Dynamic Lines - Indigo Blue with thin multicoloured lines on lower bodyside. Pink doors.
FHT First Group Dynamic Lines First Hull Trains - Graduated Blue bodysides. Pink doors, White neon
reflective stripes and operator branding.
FLG 1995 - Dark Green with wraparound angled Yellow cabsides. No branding.
FLP Freightliner - Powerhaul - Green with Yellow cabs. Green and Grey swirls at each end and Freightliner branding.
FLR Floyd ZRT - Revised - Black with Blue/Red central stripe, Grey window surrounds and Floyd "Railway for the Future" branding.
FLY Freightliner 1995 - Two Tone Grey with Black cab doors & Freightliner Red Triangle Logos.
FNA* First Group Dark Blue with White doors and centre stripe. NXEA branding.
FOS Foster Yeoman - Blue & Silver with cast number plates, "Y" Logos and branding.
FPG* First Great Western - Dark Green and Ivory with thin Green and broad Gold stripes. First Logos in gold.
FPQ* BR Railfreight - Grey with Yellow cabs and Red buffer beam.
FPT* BR Trainload Petroleum - Two tone Grey with Black cab doors & window surrounds. Yellow/Blue waves logo.
FRA* Fragonset - Black with Silver roof, Red bodyside band.
FRB* FM Rail - Black with Grey roof, FM Rail loge and fmrail.com branding. Yellow/Blue chevrons logo.
FSP* Strathclyde PTE - Carmine body and Cream window surrounds. Cream doors and SPT branding, some with Turquoise stripe.
(old Black and Gold scheme shown as FSP*.)
FSR* First Group - Indigo Blue with Pink & White swirl. White doors & ScotRail branding.
FSS ScotRail - Scotland's Railways - Dark Blue with Scottish Saltire flag and White/Blue flashes, Silver doors.
FTM* BR Trainload Metals - Two tone Grey with Black cab doors & window surrounds.
FTP First Group - Dynamic Lines First Trans Pennine Graduated Blue bodysides. Pink doors and White neon reflective stripes.
GAA National Express - White with Grey Ends
AGA Abellio Greater Anglia - White with Red doors and Abellio branding.
GAN Abellio Greater Anglia - White with Red Doors and Black window surrounds.
GAP as GAR with Red lower stripe
GAS Greater Anglia - Stansted Express - White with Black window surrounds and Navy Blue doors and Greater Anglia/Stansted Express
GAT* Gatwick Express - White with Red doors and cabside swirl. Blue lower body.
GAW Greater Anglia - White with Navy Blue doors.
GBA GBRf - Blue with Mustard Yellow Cabs, Orange cantrail & solebar stripes and "GB Railfreight part of Europorte" branding on
cabsides and front ends.
GBF* First GBRf - Dark Blue with Pink & White cabside swirls and White GBRf branding and numbers
GBG* GBRf - Grey with GBRf branding
GBM GBRf Maritime livery - All over Blue with White "Maritime" branding.
GBU GBRf Blue with Yellow cabs and GBRf branding
GIF* GIF Spain - Light Blue with Dark Blue band.
GLX Glaxochem - Grey, Blue and Black (no Glaxochem branding).
GRN Green (Plain or Two Tone (BR/SR/GWR style).
GSW Great Scottish & Western Railway/Royal Scotsman - Maroon with small Gold cabside numbers.
GTL Grand Central Railway - All over Black with Grand Central branding.
GTO Grand Central Railway - All over Black with Orange stripe & Grand Central branding.
GTS "Gatwick Express" Class 387/2 - Red with Silver Grey doors and Gatwick Express branding
GTX "Gatwick Express" (revised) - Blue body with White mid-height band and Red band at cantrail height. "EXPRESS" branding
GWG First Great Western - All over Dark Green with Gold band and Great Western Lettering and Logos.
GWR GWR lined out Green with cast name and number plates.
GWS First Great Western (2015) Dark Green with GWR branding.
GWT First Group - Great Western Railway. Locos & Coaches - Dark Green with Light Silver Grey doors and GWR branding
GWU First Group - Great Western Railway. Multiple units - Dark Green with Grey diagonals and Silver Grey doors. GWR branding
GYE Eurotunnel - Grey & Yellow.
HAN Hanson Group - Dark Blue and Silver with Orange roof.
HEC Heathrow Connect - Silver Grey with Deep Blue window surrounds and Orange doors. Heathrow Connect branding.
HEL Heathrow Express Internal Shuttle - Silver Grey & Indigo Blue with Black window surrounds.
HEX Heathrow Express Blue with Silver doors and Tata Communications branding.
HIT Hitachi - White with Hitachi branding.
HNR Harry Needle Railroad Co. - Orange/Grey lined out in Black with HNRC branding.
HS1 SouthEastern High Speed - Hitachi Class 395 - Javelin Blue with Black window surrounds & Light Blue doors.
HUN Hunslet - Green with White numbers and Hunslet branding.
ICM* BR - InterCity Mainline - Dark Grey/White/Red/Light Grey
ICS* BR - Original InterCity - Dark Grey/White/Red/Light Grey.
JUB Diamond Jubilee - Various designs to celebrate Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee
KBR Knorr Bremse Rail Systems - Green, White and Blue bands.
LAF Lafarge - White, Orange and Blue with Lafarge branding.
LHL* BR - Loadhaul - Black with Orange cabsides & Loadhaul Logos.
LMI London Midland - White with Green unit ends and centre stripe, broad Black window surrounds and Dark Green doors. London Midland
LNE LNER Tourist Style Green & Cream.
LNW LNWR Black
LOG London Overground - All over White with Blue lower stripe, Black window surrounds and Orange doors. London Overground branding.
LUG London Underground - Maroon (as "Sarah Siddons"
LUL London Transport Red (483007 has 1938 London Transport and Underground branding on sides and windows).
MAI Maintrain - Light Blue.
MAL W H Malcolm - Light Blue with Dark Blue centre panel, W H Malcolm branding and Red ribbon stripes.
MAN Malcolm Rail Livery (2016) - Blue with Greener Cleaner Logistics Services branding
MAR Maroon lined out in Straw and Black (BR or LMSR style).
MEA Merseyrail - Local attractions/Passenger benefits - Light Grey with Yellow doors and decals (both sides different)
MED Medite Shipping Co. - Graduated Blue with Yellow cabs and lining plus MSC Container ship picture and branding.
MER* Merseyrail - Green with Yellow doors and Yellow cabs
MLF* BR - Mainline Freight - Aircraft Blue with Silver stripe & Mainline Logos & branding.
MLG* BR - Mainline Freight - Two Tone Grey with Mainline Freight Logos and Black door surrounds.
NAA Northern Rail - Advertising/Promotional - Dark Blue base with Lilac & White panel detailing. Northern branding and various
NE2 National Express c2c White with Black window surrounds, Navy Blue doors and NEX/c2c branding.
NOB Northern Rail - Purple with Blue cabs and doors. Light Blue door surrounds and Northern Electrics branding.
NOC Northern Rail - White with Blue ends and White or Blue doors. Northern branding.
NOM Northern Rail - WYPTE Metro - EMU 321/333 livery - Red base colour with Blue and White upward stripes on driving cars only. Wrap
round Yellow ends, White doors and Northern/Metro branding.
NOP Northern Rail - Class 319 - All over Purple with Indigo doors, Light Blue door surrounds and Northern electrics branding
NOR Northern Rail - Deep Blue base with Lilac & White panels, White doors and Northern branding.
NOU Northern Rail Blue with White doors and Northern Branding
NOW Northern Rail - White with large Purple panel and Blue doors. Northern branding.
NRL Network Rail Locomotives/Departmentals - Yellow with Grey/Black roof and NR logos
NRR Network Rail Rolling Stock - Blue with broad red and narrow white stripes & Network Rail branding
NSE* BR - Original Network South East - Blue upper body, White and Grey lower body with Red stripe and no branding.
NXU National Express - White/Grey with Blue or Red doors.
ORN* One - Metallic Slate Blue/Grey with broad Black window area band. "National Express/Abellio Greater Anglia" branding.
PRS* Provincial Services - Grey/Light Blue/White/Dark Blue
PCL* Parcels Sector - 2/3 Red & 1/3 Grey.
PRV Private Owners/Industrial Liveries.
PTR Porterbrook - Blue
PUL Pullman Car Company - Umber & Cream with Gold lettering.
PUR Artemis Purple with Yellow cabsides and Green lining.
RAI Railcare - Red, White & Blue.
RES Rail Express Systems - 1/3 Dark Grey & 2/3 Red with Blue markings, Black cab doors and RES Logos.
RFA BR - Railfreight - Grey with Yellow cab, BR Logo and Railfreight branding (1980's style)
RFD* BR Railfreight Distribution International Two Tone Grey with Black cab & window surrounds' Dark Blue roof.
RFE* EWS - Two tone Railfreight Grey with full height EWS logo vinyls.
RFG* BR - Railfreight - Grey Bodyside, Yellow cabs, Red buffer beams/stripe at solebar level and large double arrow.
RFI* BR - Railfreight Distribution International - Two Tone Grey with Red & Yellow logos and Blue cab roof & Euro branding.
RIN Riviera Trains - Northern Belle - Crimson Lake and Cream.
RIV Riviera Trains - Locomotives - Oxford Blue with Yellow cab fronts and window surrounds.
Riviera Trains - Coaching Stock - Oxford Blue and Cream lined out in gold.
RML* Royal Mail - Red with Yellow Stripes & RM Logos & branding.
RMR Royal Mail - All over Red with Royal Mail branding.
RMS RMS Locotech - Blue & Grey
ROG Rail Operations Group - Plain Blue with ROG branding.
RRR* Regional Railways - Dark Blue/Grey with Light Blue & White Stripes & RR branding.
RSM Royal Scotsman - Maroon with Belmond Royal Scotsman branding.
RSS Railway Support Services - Dark Grey with Red solebar and Orange RSS branding
RYP* Parcels Sector - Red with Yellow stripes.
ROZ Royal Train (revised) - Claret with Red stripe and DB sticker
SBB* BR Standard Blue (with Small Logos on locos).
SCE East Midlands Trains Mainline White with Blue window surrounds and lower body, Red/Orange stripe at cab ends, Red doors and
EMT branding. Coaches - White with Blue window surrounds and lower body, Orange stripe and Red doors.
SE2 SouthEastern White with Black window surrounds and Pale Blue doors & Blue lower body stripe - (Black lower body stripe on some
SE3 SouthEastern - Refurbished - All over Blue with Pale Blue doors and SouthEastern branding.
SE3* Southeastern - as SE3 but with old FCC Purple/Blue base.
SET SouthEastern - White with Black window surrounds, Yellow doors, Grey lower body stripe and southeastern branding.
SGX Southern Gatwick Express Blue and White with Red end swirls
SIE Siemens Class 700 - Delivery livery - White with Pale Blue doors
SNT SNCF/EUROSTAR Domestic Silver, White & Yellow
SOU Southern White with Green cabs and with Green semi-circles at connecting end car. Black window surrounds & Dark Green doors.
SPE Special Liveries - Described adjacent to locomotive details
SWM South West Trains Mainline - White with Blue window surrounds and lower body. Orange doors & Orange & Red cabside swirls.
SWO South West Trains - Outer Suburban - Deep Blue with Red doors (Yellow doors surrounds) and Orange & Red cabside swirls and SWT
SWR South West Trains - Inner Suburban - Revised - Variation on SWM with Yellow doors
SWS South West Trains - Inner Suburban - Red with Blue doors (Yellow doors surrounds). Blue & Orange cab swirls and SWT branding,
TAT Tata Steel - Grey with Red solebar stripe and Blue Tata branding.
TGG* Transrail - Two Tone Grey with Transrail "Big T" Logos.
TLK TSGN - Thameslink/Great Northern - White with Blue doors. Thameslink or Great Northern branding.
TPE First Group - Trans Pennine Express (from 01/04/2016) Silver Grey & Blue with Grey doors.
TPX First Group - Trans Pennine Express (Class 350) - Blue with Pink and Silver swirls, Pink doors and First TransPennine Express
TSO* TSO France - Yellow with White roof, Blue sole bar and TSO branding.
TTG Two tone Grey with no branding.
TTR Transmart Trains - All over Green
UKR UK Rail - Railfreight Grey with Yellow cabs.
UUU Undercoat - Grey or White.
VEC Virgin East Coast - Red and Grey
VIR Virgin Trains Red and Grey
VPB Virgin Pitstop - Black with large chequered flag on bodyside.
VTR Virgin Trains Red with Black doors extending into bodysides. (3 White lower bodyside stripes.
VWC Virgin West Coast - Silver with Black window surrounds, White cantrail stripe and red roof and Red & White front end swirls
swirls. Black and White striped doors
WAB Wabtec Rail Limited - Black with Red & White Wabtec Logos & branding.
WCR West Coast Railway Company - Maroon with Black mid-height bodyside stripe, Yellow ends and WCRC branding.
(LHCS - Maroon with WCRC branding).
XRL Crossrail TfL - (BASE COLOURS) Black window surrounds, White doors and Blue lower body. (Branding to follow ??)
XXX NOT YET ALLOCATED.
* Obsolete style - No longer used for repaints/refurbishment