New UK Bus Managing Director Announced

The newest member of the Arriva Management Board is Paul O’Neil, who is responsible for leading the development of bus operations in the UK. “I’m delighted to be part of the journey that Arriva is on and look forward to working with colleagues to deliver the passenger-focused journeys our customers have come to expect,” said Paul […]

Teeside Could See First Hydrogen-Powered Trains

Teesside could see the UK’s first fleet of hydrogen-powered passenger trains as Arriva, one of Europe’s leading providers of passenger transport, is in talks to build a major facility. The company is looking at potential sites in Thornaby and Lackenby, with the first green trains expected to be in function by June 2021. An initial […]

DfT Could Directly Award Cross Country Contract

An information notice published by the Department for Transport would allow it to directly award a contract for the operation of Cross Country service for a maximum of 60 months from the end of Arriva’s current contract in October 2019. The Cross Country franchise was won by Arriva back in 2007, with services currently being […]