Abellio Germany is one of the leading public transport operators in Germany, providing rail operations in the federal states of North Rhine Westphalia, Saxony, Lower Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia. Currently it has 134 train vehicles, over 460 train services per day, together serving ca. 65,000 passengers a day. In 2016 the company will run 507 train vehicles on 850 train services per day. As of December 2016, Abellio Germany services up to 150,000 passengers per day.
Abellio Germany continues to participate in bids for routes to complement the existing portfolio of the company and won its case at the Federal Court of Justice in 2011 ensuring a fairer process for all bidders competing in the sector. Abellio Germany is committed to maximising the fresh impetus for on-going competition in the German Rail market.
On 6 April 2017, Abellio North Rhine-Westphalia started Abellio's first cross-border operation between Dusseldorf (Germany) and Arnhem (Netherlands). For questions, comments and other queries regarding this line, please see below.
Abellio Rail NRW GmbH
Postfach 0123 58001
E-Mail: [email protected]
Hotline Germany: 0800 223 5546 (free of charge)
Hotline Netherlands: 026 360 2546 (local charges)
In December 2017, Abellio Deutschland became the sole shareholder of WestfalenBahn, adding it to the German portfolio.