The market leader in providing innovative rail freight solutions
Since our first train ran from London to Scotland in 1965, Freightliner has been a market leader in the rail freight industry.
50 years on we have developed into a dynamic logistics company with a modern fleet of locomotives, rolling stock and lorries, providing solutions to your rail freight needs throughout the UK, Continental Europe, Australia and the Middle East.
Freightliner operates services across the entire UK rail network.
Freightliner operates a fleet of over 250 locomotives.
Freightliner has over 5500 wagons catering for a wide range of markets.
Operating a fleet of over 250 road vehicles to provide a complete port to door service throughout the UK.
Our dedication to customer service and commitment to exceed expectations ensures we continue to lead the industry.
Freightliner employs over 2500 people in a wide range of roles across the UK, Continental Europe and the Middle East.
Freightliner’s head office is in London, United Kingdom, but the majority of our employees are based in various locations nationwide.
Freightliner Retirement Association
The Freightliner Retirement Association was formed in March 1985 and currently has around 180 members of all grades of staff who were previously employed by Freightliner or Railfreight Distribution
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G&W and ONE celebrate new contract with loco naming
On 10 June, Ocean Network Express (ONE) and Freightliner celebrated a key milestone in their relationship when they unveiled and named reliveried Freightliner locomotive 66587 in ONE’s corporate branding
Genesee & Wyoming (G&W) opens new office in Birmingham
On 4 June, Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W) officially opened its new Birmingham office on the sixth floor of the Lewis Building in Birmingham’s thriving Colmore business district.
Freightliner plans new Ipswich maintenance facility
Freightliner, a subsidiary of Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W), is planning to build a state-of-the-art railroad locomotive and wagon maintenance and fuelling facility at its existing Ipswich freight yard, situated off Ranelagh Road, Ipswich.