Passengers walk past an East Coast Main Line train, operated by government-appointed Directly Operated Railways Ltd., at Kings Cross railway station in London, U.K., on Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. Virgin Trains and partner Stagecoach Group Plc were chosen to run the London-Edinburgh rail route, fending off rival bids from FirstGroup Plc and Eurostar International Ltd. and delivering a boost for Richard Branson a month after the fatal crash involving his space venture. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg via Getty Images