European transport group Arriva begins the first phase of Sweden’s largest integrated multi-modal public transport tender.
DB Arriva will provide new regional transport services in the Swedish capital of Stockholm.
Arriva welcomed the naming of its G.W. Trains Ltd as one of the shortlisted companies announced today by the Department for Transport to have pre-qualified to bid for the Great Western rail franchise.
Millions of London Overground passengers will soon be able to access a free wi-fi service at every station on the network.
Arriva Danmark has extended its contract to operate the Vestbanen train operation in western Jutland.
An Edinburgh-based train driver has won a European transport photography competition for his stunning photograph of a passenger train near Ballencrieff.
European transport group Arriva is set to double its operations in Sweden following a major contract win.
Arriva plc has confirmed it has acquired UK open access operator Grand Central Railway which runs passenger train services between Sunderland and London, and between Bradford/Halifax and London.
The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport, Norman Baker, has officially opened Arriva Midlands’ new head office building and depot at Thurmaston, Leicester.
Deutsche Bahn is to buy UK train and bus operator Arriva for £1.59bn in a deal that will create one of Europe’s largest transport groups. The move comes as part of the German group’s plans to expand beyond its domestic market, as well as a shift towards consolidation within European transport.
Shares in travel operator Arriva raced this morning, following a takeover approach from rival European firm Deutsche Bahn. Arriva saw its value rocket by as much as 14 per cent on the FTSE 250 this morning, following modest gains yesterday as the company confirmed it had received an “unsolicited approach from a third party”.