Arriva Group Signs Rail Contract in Poland

Arriva Group has signed a new contract in Poland.

Arriva signs passenger rail contract in PolandArriva signs passenger rail contract in Poland (l: Piotr Halupczok, Country Managing Director Arriva Poland; r: Piotr Całbecki, Marshal of the Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship)

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The contract has a runtime of eight years, from 2023 to 2030 and will see Arriva operate passenger services in the Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship.

Local government representatives were present at the contract signing.

Sian Leydon, Managing Director for Mainland Europe, Arriva Group, said:

“I’m delighted Arriva has been successful in winning this contract in Poland. We have demonstrated long-standing success in rail operations in the region and this award provides continuity for passengers and for our colleagues within Arriva. We look forward to working closely with the local government to share our expertise in passenger transport across Europe and ensure sustainable growth of rail transport in this part of Poland.”

The Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship was the first region in Poland to open up its passenger rail market to competition.