FirstGroup plc

FirstGroup plc

FirstGroup plc is the world's leading transport operator with revenues of over £6 billion. We employ some 130,000 staff throughout the UK and North America and transport some 2.5 billion passengers a year.

We are Britain's largest bus operator running more than one in five of all local bus services. A fleet of nearly 8,500 buses carries 3 million passengers a day in more than 40 major towns and cities. We also operate Greyhound UK providing regular services each way between London and Portsmouth and London and Southampton.

We operate passenger services in the UK, including regional, intercity and commuter services -

  • First Great Western
  • First ScotRail
  • First Capital Connect, First TransPennine Express
  • First Hull Trains

a non-franchised open access operator. We also operate the Croydon Tramlink network on behalf of Transport for London carrying nearly 28 million passengers per annum.

Headquartered in Cincinnati, FirstGroup America Inc. operates across the US and Canada. The Group's contract businesses include Yellow School Buses (First Student), Transit Contracting and Management Services (First Transit), Vehicle Fleet Maintenance and Support Services (First Services). We also operate Greyhound - the only national provider of scheduled transportation services in both the US and Canada.

We are the leader in safe, reliable, innovative and sustainable transport services - global in scale and local in approach


FirstGroup plc
395 King Street
AB24 5RP

Tel: +44 (0)1224 650100