Press releases

  • 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”



  • 22. May 2019
  • Passenger News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Press release

Additional trains provide higher capacity for the Mittelrheinbahn


  • 21. March 2019
  • Passenger News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Bayerische Oberlandbahn GmbH (BOB)

Alpha Trains‘ FLIRTs remain in Berchtesgadener Land


  • 18. March 2019
  • Alpha Group News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
New Commercial Manager in our Passenger Division

Michael Potthoff enhances Alpha Trains


  • 28. January 2019
  • Alpha Group News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
New Chief Financial Officer of the Alpha Trains Group

Hermann Schlösser appointed new CFO of Alpha Trains

  • 11. December 2018
  • Alpha Group News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Vincent Pouyet in an Interview with ‘Bahn Manager’

„We want to make travelling by rail more attractive again in France“


  • 28. November 2018
  • Alpha Group News
  • Press Release, Alpha Trains
Interview with Shaun Mills

More than leasing - making the future sustainable