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 Group operates services across the entire UK rail network.
Freightliner Group operates a fleet of over 250 locomotives.
Freightliner Group 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 Group employs over 2500 people in a wide range of roles across the UK, Continental Europe, Australia and the Middle East.
Freightliner Group head office is in London, United Kingdom, but the majority of our employees are based in various locations nationwide. Four of Freightliner Group’s six subsidiaries are UK based.
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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Freightliner & British Steel – Collaboration Success
Teams from Freightliner and British Steel’s Immingham Bulk Terminal and Ore Blending Plant have collaborated to improve the process flow, removing a massive bottleneck in the last stage of the supply chain feeding the steelworks, resulting in a more efficient operation.
Genesee & Wyoming Inc. to Acquire Pentalver Transport Ltd
GWI UK Acquisition Company Limited has entered into an agreement with a subsidiary of APM Terminals (a subsidiary of A P Møller-Maersk A/S) to purchase all of the issued share capital of Pentalver Transport Limited.
WW1 Railway Workers Remembered at Freightliner Locomotive Naming
On 11 November, Armistice Day, Freightliner locomotive 66418 was named ‘Patriot’ in honour of railway workers who lost their lives in World War 1.