Our Businesses

Abellio was established to acquire and operate passenger transport services outside the Netherlands. We want to become an owning group which is recognised across Europe for our excellence in customer service and our co-
operation with stake-holders and industry partners.

Our Businesses

Abellio Group Head Office

Abellio Group Head Office is located in Utrecht, The Netherlands. Other Abellio offices are located in Glasgow (UK HQ), London (UK), and Berlin (Germany).

Abellio UK

Established in 2002, Abellio won its first contract, Merseyrail, in 2003 in the United Kingdom transport market. Since then, the company has grown to become a major operator in the UK, adding Greater Anglia and ScotRail to its portfolio. Abellio London & Surrey operates bus services in Central, South and West London and across North Surrey.

Abellio Germany

Abellio Germany is one of the leading public transport operators in Germany, providing bus services in the federal state of Saxony and rail services in North Rhine Westphalia. 

Abellio ScotRail

Abellio now proud to be serving Scotland

Greater Anglia

The Greater Anglia franchise began operating on 5 February 2012 as Abellio Greater Anglia. It provides intercity, commuter and rural train services throughout the East of England, including the Stansted Express. In August 2016, Abellio was awarded the next East Anglia franchise and started operating in October 2016 as Greater Anglia. The franchise will run up to 2025. 

Merseyrail

Merseyrail is an urban network of vital importance to the transport infrastructure of Liverpool and its environs, operating on the Wirral and Northern Lines within Merseyside. It is one of the most punctual and reliable railway networks in the UK, with consistently high scores for customer satisfaction.

Abellio UK HQ

Following the win of the ScotRail franchise, Abellio's UK headquarters have moved from London to Glasgow.

Abellio London Bus

Abellio London Bus operates bus services in Central, South & West London.

Abellio Corporate Travel

Abellio Corporate Travel is a rail booking service that meets the needs of large corporate clients.

London Northwestern Railway

London Northwestern Railway (LNR) began operating on 10 December 2017. It provides intercity and commuter train services on the Euston, Northampton, Birmingham and Liverpool corridors. The franchise will run up to 2025, with the possibility of a two year extension.

LNR is part of West Midlands Trains. WMT is responsible for 2,400 employees and operates 1,300 train services every day, carrying 200,000 passengers.

West Midlands Railway

West Midlands Railway (WMR) began operating on 10 December 2017. It provides intercity and commuter train services in the West Midlands region, and is managed jointly by the Department for Transport and West Midlands Rail, a consortium of local authorities. The franchise will run up to 2025, with the possibility of a two year extension.

WMR is part of West Midlands Trains. WMT is responsible for 2,400 employees and operates 1,300 train services every day, carrying 200,000 passengers.