diesel and electric locomotives to transport your goods.
employees across the UK.
million net tonnes of freight transported in 2019.
228 diesel and electric locomotives to transport your goods.
2200 employees across the UK.
36.7 million net tonnes of freight transported in 2019.
What we do
We provide freight, infrastructure and passenger charter trains throughout the UK, and freight services to and from mainland Europe via the Channel Tunnel. We also provide traction and train crew for scheduled passenger operators.
DB Cargo UK to accelerate digital solutions
DB Cargo UK has appointed a new Chief Transformation and Digitalisation Officer to drive a step change in its use of technology to improve operational effectiveness and customer service.
DB Cargo UK to demolish iconic office block at Knottingley depot
The demolition of one of DB Cargo UK’s most iconic buildings is underway as the company continues with its multi-million pound programme of investment to modernise its property portfolio and improve working conditions.
As we look back to the start of 2020 DB Cargo UK (DBC) had an optimistic year ahead which involved plans to further improve and grow the business. Suddenly this all changed and the main focus became adopting new and innovative ways of working to keep our colleagues safe, maintain our rail freight operations and keep our customers happy.