Our company in numbers.

  • 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.

“We offer our customers safe, sustainable and innovative rail logistics solutions linking their supply chains to domestic and European markets through our network, service and people excellence.”

Andrea Rossi, Chief Executive Officer at DB Cargo UK

News

10.05.2021
Maritime HVO

DB Cargo UK and Maritime Intermodal conduct trials of HVO fuel

DB Cargo UK and Maritime Intermodal have announced they are to conduct trials of 100% renewable Hydro-Treated Vegetable Oil (HVO) on their rail freight services from the Port of Felixstowe to East Midlands Gateway this month.
28.04.2021
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New loco launched to celebrate the value of rail freight to Britain’s economy

DB Cargo UK has launched a newly-liveried Class 90 locomotive to highlight the critical contribution made by rail freight to Britain’s economy.

Discover career opportunities

Our people make us the market leader in the rail freight industry in the UK. We value experience and expertise and we invest in training and professional development.

Sustainability is at the heart of what we do

Through investments in environmentally sustainable assets we ensure we constantly deliver high class services to our customers with minimal impact on our planet.