TransPennine Express

Award For The TransPennine Express

Keolis Welcomes Direct Award For The Transpennine Express Franchise

Keolis has welcomed a Direct Award by the Department for Transport (DfT) following its successful operation of the TransPennine Express (TPE) rail franchise.

Keolis in the UK

Keolis In The UK

Keolis is a leading global passenger transport business, which delivers 650 million passenger journeys in the UK every year. Since 1996 we’ve operated some of the UK’s busiest rail franchises, delivering one in three rail journeys and employing over 14,000 people.


Keolis and Amey welcome Metrolink shortlisting

A joint venture partnership of public transport operator Keolis and infrastructure asset management specialist Amey has been shortlisted to tender for the operation and maintenance of Greater Manchester’s Metrolink tram network when the current franchise expires in July 2017.

London Midland

Keolis franchise London Midland given Direct Award

London Midland has received a directly-awarded agreement involving a £13 million package of improvements that will see the TOC continue to run passenger rail services on the West Midlands franchise until October 2017.

East Coast Bid

A joint venture led by integrated transport operator Keolis has been shortlisted to bid for the East Coast Mainline franchise, as announced (today) by the Department for Transport.

DLR - Docklands Light Railway

Keolis & Amey Partnership Wins DLR

Keolis, in a joint venture partnership with Amey (70:30), has secured the franchise to operate and maintain the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) in London for the next six and a half years.

Alistair Gordon - CEO Keolis UK

Keolis – The Times feature: 8 February 2014

‘Briton puts the French at front of the queue to run the nation’s rail services’

TransPennine Express

Keolis Shortlisted For TransPennine Express & Northern Franchises

Keolis has been shortlisted to bid for both the TransPennine Express and Northern franchises as part of joint venture agreements.

East Coast Bid

Keolis and Eurostar announce intention to enter joint bid for UK East Coast rail franchise

Keolis and Eurostar International have announced their intention to launch a joint bid for the UK East Coast rail franchise. The successful bidder for the franchise is expected to be awarded a contract in October 2014, with the franchise commencing in February 2015.

London overground

Keolis Bid for London Overground

Keolis joint venture shortlisted for London Overground franchise