Arriva Group

Arriva UK Bus

is part of the Arriva group, which is owned by Deutsche Bahn.

Arriva is one of the leading providers of passenger transport in Europe, employing over 53,000 people and delivering 2 billion passenger journeys a year across 14 European countries.  

Our services include local buses (scheduled and demand-responsive); inter-urban commuter coaches; local, regional and national train services; trams and light rail; waterbuses, and non-emergency patient transport.   

We are part of Deutsche Bahn (DB), one of the world’s leading passenger and logistics companies, and are responsible for DB's regional passenger transport services outside Germany.  

We operate in the Czech Republic; Croatia; Denmark; Hungary; Italy; the Netherlands; Poland; Portugal; Serbia; Slovakia; Slovenia, Spain; Sweden; and the UK.  

To find out more about how we’re delivering for our customers, our employees and our partners, please visit Arriva in Focus.

You can find out more about the Arriva group by visiting the group website, which also provides 'Local bus and train information' links to local Arriva websites across the UK and mainland Europe.

Arriva's regional buses

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View the areas covered by Arriva's regional buses


Arriva's regional buses run in many UK towns and regions. They operate in the North West, North East, Yorkshire, Wales, the Midlands, Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Essex, Kent and Surrey.

Visit the arrivabus website

Don’t forget you can save money by buying your bus and rail ticket together!

Visit Plus Bus to find out more.


Arriva London

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Arriva London is one of London’s biggest operators having a fleet of over 1,500 buses over 95 services.

Visit the Arriva London website


Arriva Bus and Coach

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Arriva Bus and Coach specializes in the sale, rental and finance of new and used vehicles. They also offer servicing, repair and parts support nationwide.

Visit the Arriva Bus and coach website


Green Line

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Green Line operates bus services from Luton to Luton Airport to Central London and Hemel Hempstead to Central London.

Visit the Green Line website


Arriva Trains

In the UK Arriva has eight transport providers in the Arriva Trains division.

Get train times, buy tickets and selected bus add-ons for the entire Arriva group of companies

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Arriva Trains Wales

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Visit the Arriva Trains Wales website



Crosscountry logo

Operating out of Birmingham New Street Station, Cross Country offers customers routes across the UK. Whether that’s travelling from Penzance to Aberdeen or Manchester to Reading.

Visit the CrossCountry website


Chiltern Railways

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Chiltern Railways provide journeys around the South east of England from Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire and some long-distance services to the West Midlands. Chiltern was the first railway to offer mobile ticketing and

Visit the Chiltern Railways website


Arriva Rail London

Arriva Rail London

Responsible for running the London Overground network of trains, Arriva Rail London can cater for rail journeys across 23 of London’s 33 boroughs.

Visit the Arriva Rail London website


Northern Rail

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The latest addition to the Arriva group. Northern Rail connects people to destinations such as Cumbria and The Lake District as well as to major cities like Newcastle, Manchester and York.

Visit the Northern website


Grand Central

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Grand Central is an independent open-access operator, running rail services from Sunderland and Bradford to London King’s Cross station.

Visit the Grand Central website


Arriva Transport Solutions

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Arriva Transport Solutions is a specialist non-emergency patient transport provider carrying out more than a million journeys across the UK every year.

Visit the Arriva Transport Solutions website