Press releases

  • 11. October 2021
  • Passenger News
  • Pressemitteilung, Alpha Trains
Long-term lease contract for MittelrheinBahn signed

Alpha Trains leases 23 EMUs on a long-term basis to Trans Regio


  • 07. October 2021
  • Locomotives News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
A good reason to celebrate

„Natural Talent” - Alpha Trains gets 400th locomotive on track


  • 23. August 2021
  • Passenger News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Upgrade from three- to four-car trainsets – increasing capacity for passengers

Alpha Trains upgrades its regional trains in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania for the Ostdeutsche Eisenbahn GmbH


  • 28. July 2021
  • Passenger News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Sustainable mobility solutions through refurbishment and upgrade and redeployment of existing fleet

Prototype presented for upgrade and refurbishment of 35 Coradia Continental trains for Regio-S-Bahn Bremen / Lower Saxony


  • 26. April 2021
  • Locomotives News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Press release

Alpha Trains upgrades 77 locomotives to ETCS Baseline 3 Release 2


  • 01. March 2021
  • Locomotives News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Latest generation of six-axle locomotives completes Alpha Trains’ locomotive portfolio

Alpha Trains delivers EURO4001 locomotives to CAPTRAIN France


  • 13. January 2021
  • Alpha Group News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
AMP Capital and PSP Investments agree to the sale of their stakes in Alpha Trains

APG and PGGM Infrastructure Fund to become new shareholders in Alpha Trains

  • 15. December 2020
  • Alpha Group News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Alpha Trains commits to sustainability

Alpha Trains - first company in the private rolling stock leasing sector to announce carbon neutrality


  • 10. November 2020
  • Alpha Group News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Alpha Trains reaches excellent GRESB score

Alpha Trains once again top ranked in GRESB Benchmark


  • 27. October 2020
  • Locomotives News
  • News, Alpha Trains
Alpha Trains further expands its activities in France

Alpha Trains signs a long-term leasing contract with Aproport


  • 28. July 2020
  • Passenger News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Fleet expanded by 31 Coradia Lint 54 trains

Alpha Trains acquires multiple units for Oberland network in Bavaria


  • 07. July 2020
  • Locomotives News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
New locomotives with standard and Iberian gauge expand Alpha Trains’ portfolio

CAPTRAIN España orders EURO6000 electric locomotives, in both standard and Iberian gauge



  • 02. April 2020
  • Alpha Group News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Alpha Trains has completed its current corporate refinancing plans

Alpha Trains raised €130m to refinance a Holdco loan ahead of its maturity


  • 27. February 2020
  • Alpha Group News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
TÜV Rheinland has certified the Alpha Trains Group according to ISO 14001 and ISO 45001

Alpha Trains receives certification for environmental management and occupational health & safety


  • 30. January 2020
  • Passenger News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Press release

New market: Alpha Trains leases trains to the Czech Republic

  • 16. December 2019
  • Passenger News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Seven four-car Desiro Mainline trainsets ordered

Alpha Trains orders regional trains for Mecklenburg-Vorpommern


  • 04. November 2019
  • Passenger News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Alpha Trains sets basis for further growth

Alpha Trains Group raises over €700m of debt, including a Green Loan and Green Notes


  • 22. October 2019
  • Passenger News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Alpha Trains and Transdev continue successful partnership

NordWestBahn leases a further 16 new trains from Alpha Trains


  • 12. September 2019
  • Alpha Group News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Alpha Trains is best in class

Alpha Trains once again top-ranked in GRESB Benchmark


  • 09. September 2019
  • Passenger News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Alpha Trains and Niederbarnimer Eisenbahn strengthen their cooperation

Niederbarnimer Eisenbahn leases additional trains from Alpha Trains


  • 26. August 2019
  • Passenger News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
VRR and NWL renew Emscher-Münsterland-Netz contract with Transdev subsidiary NordWestBahn:

NordWestBahn extends leasing contract with Alpha Trains


  • 19. June 2019
  • Alpha Group News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Interview with Shaun Mills

“Tailor-made leasing solutions and sustainability belong together”