Before independence

Prior to privatisation, Network SouthEast was split into eleven separate companies. One of which was named Great Eastern.

1994 - 1995

Great Eastern 1994

1996 - 1997


First Great Eastern

1997 - 1999


In 1997, FirstGroup rebranded Great Eastern to bring it in line with its then new corporate look.

1999 - 2004


In 1999 the corporate look was revised to match FirstGroup's bus operations. In 2004, the Great Eastern franchise was merged with the InterCity Anglia franchise and the West Anglia half of the West Anglia Great Northern franchise to become the Greater Anglia franchise.