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Cityzap launches in Leeds

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It's the Witchway to spook-tacular fun this Hallowe'en!

It flies faster than a speeding broomstick to the heart of the city of Manchester, and today (Tuesday 31 October 2017) East Lancashire’s Witchway express bus service will be celebrating the spookiest day of the year with treats – not tricks!

Busman Ben named amongst the best in Britain

A rising star of the North’s bus industry is in the running for national honours in addition to two groundbreaking Transdev services also named as finalists in UK-wide industry awards.

Yorkshire Dale's named among Britain's bus driving elite

Cityzap express driver in the running for national honours.

Aireline launches with a fleet of brand new buses

A sparkling new fleet of buses from Yorkshire bus manufacturer Optare, packed with fantastic features, many inspired by direct feedback from regular customers, takes to the road from this Sunday (8 October) for The Keighley Bus Company's popular route 60, linking Keighley, Saltaire, Shipley and Leeds every 30 minutes 7 days a week.

Transdev Ireland win Operator of the Year at the Global Light Rail Awards 2017

Transdev Ireland are delighted to have won the Operator of the Year Award for their LUAS Dublin operations at the prestigious Global Light Rail Awards 2017.

Megabus and Transdev go further for Yorkshire!

Exciting new deal to join up intercity bus travel between the White Rose County and destinations across Britain.

Transdev continues to develop its expertise in Mobility as a Service (MaaS), and is making a further investment in MaaS Global

A pioneer in MaaS, Transdev Group is pursuing its development strategy and is making a further investment in the Finnish start-up MaaS Global, which created the Whim app.

We choose Vamooz! Next stop Reading for booming Crowdsourced bus app

It’s the app-based success story that’s got the UK bus industry talking – and now VAMOOZ, launched only months ago in Yorkshire and Lancashire, is to make its debut in the south of England.

£4.4 million investment creates made to measure buses for East Lancashire

Innovative #MakeMyMainline market research shapes bespoke design for Burnley’s new Mainline fleet.

The Burnley Bus Company launch is celebrated with a family fun day

The countdown is on to Burnley’s big free family day out of the summer, as East Lancashire’s leading bus operator throws open its doors for a very special fun and fundraising party.

Transdev and Delphi Announce Commercial Partnership for Autonomous Transportation

First open road, driverless on-demand mobility service in EU to be tested in Paris-Saclay and in Rouen (Normandy).

Vamooz app goes live!

With VAMOOZ, you go where you choose.

Greentomatocars partners with Drayson Technologies to help map London's air pollution

Drayson Technologies and London’s largest environmentally friendly private hire service, Greentomatocars, have partnered to create a mobile Internet of Things (IoT) sensor network that will help build a hyper-local map of air pollution in London.

Rebecca's in the driving seat to launch Transdev's crowdfunding bus app

VAMOOZ, the app-based crowdfunding project being pioneered by Transdev Blazefield, moves an important step closer to launch later this month as an experienced economics and transport expert takes the driving seat.

All the latest news from Transdev Blazefield

Transdev Talk is Transdev Blazefield’s staff magazine, packed full of all the amazing things our team are doing, and talking about.

Transdev’s Group 2016 results boost its ambitions for development

Thierry Mallet, Chairman and CEO of Transdev, has presented the group’s results for 2016.

Yorkshire's Pioneering Cityzap Bus Carries 250,000 people in its first year

Cityzap, Transdev's intercity express bus service linking York and Leeds, has carried a quarter of a million passengers in its first year.

Renault-Nissan Alliance and Transdev to jointly develop driverless vehicle fleet system for future public and on-demand transportation

The Renault-Nissan Alliance and Transdev Group have agreed to jointly explore development of mobility services with fleets of electric driverless vehicles for public and on-demand transportation.

Happy passengers across the north give a big thumbs up to Transdev's booming buses

Happy passengers across Yorkshire and Lancashire have given a huge thumbs up to Transdev’s new and revitalised bus services.

Transdev unveils bold plan to make Harrogate a low emission bus town

A bold and powerful vision to transform the spa town of Harrogate into a UK leader in clean and green public transport has been unveiled.

New Managing Director sets out vision for growth and innovation at Cabfind

Transdev has welcomed a new Managing Director to Cabfind with a clear strategy to drive growth and innovation in the fast changing world of on-demand managed mobility solutions.

Yorkshire's amazing new buses to revolutionise travel in Coastliner country!

The wraps are off – and it’s an amazing early Christmas gift for Yorkshire, proudly revealed in the shadow of the county’s best loved landmark, the iconic York Minster.

Cabfind commission a review revealing the the hidden cost of taxi travel

As crucial as taxis are for moving employees from A to B, it may be surprising to find that very few organisations have a true understanding of the hidden costs surrounding business taxi travel.

Transdev Blazefield hold their first ever Amazing Awards celebrating talent and professionalism on and off the road

They’re simply the best – meet the eight winners of North of England bus operator Transdev’s first ever staff awards!

Transdev Ireland awarded with the Business Working Responsibly Mark

Transdev Ireland was delighted to have yet again been awarded the Mark especially since the criteria to achieve this award has been even more rigorous.

Transdev, AFRC Palm winner of the Customer / Citizen Award 2016

Transdev has been presented with the 2016 Award in the Customer / Citizen Experience category by the French Association for Customer Relations (AFRC) for its T.

23 Medals. One Golden Bus

The 36, Yorkshire’s famous top-class bus route between Ripon, Harrogate and Leeds, is how winners choose to travel – and now, we have the most amazing photo to prove it!

Greentomatocars celebrates 10th Birthday by launching new hybrid private hire service

Greentomatocars, London’s memorable and original green car service, is celebrating its 10th birthday by launching a new service with more hybrid vehicles and lower prices.

Amazing new buses revolutionise travel in Blackburn and Accrington

A fleet of brand-new buses bursting with the latest passenger-friendly features are now on the road in Blackburn and Accrington, ready to make the most of a £40 million investment in road improvements and infrastructure across Pennine Lancashire.

Transdev powers ahead with £2.25 million winning bid to bring new generation electric buses to Harrogate

Clean, green vehicles for The Harrogate Bus Company will transform journeys for thousands of passengers in North Yorkshire.

19 year old 'Finds His Bus' partners with Transdev Blazefield

Transdev Blazefield has announced that it is partnering in one man tech start-up business Find My Bus.

The famous Yorkshire 36 set to be 'The finest' bus

Never has a bus brand been so well recognised or received as the 36, and now, the iconic Yorkshire public transport brand is about to undertake an overhaul that local bus company Transdev Blazefield believe will see it become ‘the finest bus route in the country’.

Toyota Mirai enters service with greentomatocars as London’s first hydrogen-fuelled private hire car

  London's first hydrogen-fuelled private hire car took to the streets this week: a new Toyota Mirai fuel cell saloon, operated by greentomatocars.

Greentomatocars launches new brand

  Greentomatocars has recently completed a rebranding exercise to refresh the look and feel of their iconic emblem and logo.

Greentomatocars takes delivery of new Toyota Mirai

  Greentomatocars has taken official delivery of their new Toyota Mirai fuel cell saloons at a ceremony hosted at Toyota (GB) PLC’s Surrey headquarters.

Transdev shortlisted for Manchester Metrolink

Transdev has been shortlisted by Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) to submit a bid to operate and maintain the Metrolink tram network.

Transdev Blazefield announces £3.2m investment in flagship Harrogate bus route

  Transdev Blazefield has revealed it will spend £3.

Transdev shows support for York Gay Pride event

Transdev is working in partnership with York Pride for the biggest LGBT celebration the City has seen on June 20th.

Funding awarded for the world’s first fleet of double-decker Sightseeing buses

The world’s first retrofitted electric-powered double-decker bus has now been launched into service with funding awarded for the conversion of another five City Sightseeing vehicles.

New buses and a new brand for the Brontë Country

  “Life is so constructed that an event does not, cannot, will not, match the expectation,” wrote Charlotte Brontë in Villette.

Transdev Blazefield - Yorkshire Coastliner Update

Transdev Blazefield - Yorkshire Coastliner Update 11/04/15 We can confirm that a Yorkshire Coastliner bus was involved in a collision on the A64 at Flaxton, to the east of York.

Transdev Blazefield launch Burnley Connect Service

  Transdev Blazefield has launched a new bus service with the help of pupils from St Peter’s C of E Primary School in Burnley.

Transdev wins the contract for automatic transportation systems at Paris Charles de Gaulle

Transdev has won the tender launched by Aéroports de Paris for two lines of the automatic metro at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport, carrying more than 10 million passengers per year.

Transdev launches SuperShuttle Alps

SuperShuttle’s shared transportation service has arrived in the Alps, providing connections 24/7 between Geneva International Airport and Chamonix Mont-Blanc, Morzine, Avoriaz, Les Gets, Le Grand-Bornand, La Clusaz and Saint-Jean-de Sixt.

Transdev Blazefield announce new appointment

  As part of Transdev's ongoing commitment to maintaining Blazefield Bus Group's reputation as an innovative and high quality bus operator in the UK market, we are delighted to announce the appointment of Alex Hornby to the role of Managing Director with effect from 2nd Feb 2015.

Festive day of events at Harrogate bus station for the launch of Transdev Blazefield’s new M Ticketing App

  It was an 'Appy Monday for everyone at Harrogate bus station at the start of last week with the official launch of Transdev Blazefield’s new mobile ticketing app.

Eric Bonful of greentomatocars wins Professional Driver of the Year 2014 award

  Greentomatocars’ longest-serving driver has been chosen as Britain’s best private hire or chauffeur driver by Professional Driver Magazine, winning the Gold medal at the magazine’s prestigious annual QSi (Quality, Service and Innovation) awards.

Nottingham City Transport wins hat-trick at the prestigious 2014 UK Bus Awards

  Nottingham City Transport has been named as the Bus Operator of the Year at the 2014 UK Bus Awards, the second time they have won the industry’s top award in only three years.

Transdev Blazefield introduce M-Ticketing App in Yorkshire

  Transdev Blazefield has introduced Mobile-Ticketing on their buses across Yorkshire - meaning that passengers now have no need to hunt for change before travelling as they can buy and pay for their tickets on their smartphone.

Transdev staff come together to raise money for Macmillan

  Employees at greentomatocars, Trident Niven and Transdev plc recently showcased their baking skills to raise money for cancer charity Macmillan.

PARISCityVISION renews its commitments with Transdev VISUAL to develop tourism in France

  PARISCityVISION has signed a new contract for 5 years exclusivity with Transdev subsidiary, VISUAL for all coach tours.

greentomatocars introduce brand new Tesla Supercar to its fleet in London

  In September, greentomatocars purchased its first fully electric Tesla Model S, to showcase the latest in electric vehicle technology to their clients – and to prove that electric vehicles are a true alternative to standard cars.

Transdev Blazefield achieve IRTE Workshop accreditation

  Transdev Blazefield has successfully added a second depot to the IRTE Accreditation Register.

Transdev UK nominated for commitment to safety at the Transdev Group Safety Awards 2014

The Transdev Group recently held their inaugural Annual Safety Awards to recognise employees whose individual or collective initiatives have helped to improve safety.

Transdev wins 5 year, €150 million Luas contract in Dublin

Transdev Dublin Light Rail Ltd has been awarded a five-year, € 150 million contract beginning on September 29th.

The world’s first electric retrofitted double decker sight seeing bus launches in York

One of York’s renowned City Sightseeing buses, operated by Transdev, has become the first double-decker bus in the world to get an electric makeover, thanks to a successful bid for funding by City of York Council.

Transdev North America Awarded Contract Renewal in Greensboro, North Carolina // USA

The City Council in Greensboro, North Carolina has awarded a new three year contract to incumbent Transdev North America in an 8 to 1 vote.

Transdev launches new Black Car Service in London

Transdev has announced the launch of Black Car Service, a new corporate car service for London.

Transdev sells London Sovereign to RATP Dev

As part of the redeployment of its activities in the UK, Transdev has finalised the sale of London Sovereign to RATP Dev UK.

Electric Bus Goes Live in York

Transdev York has taken delivery of a new fully electric bus, after being successful in bidding to receive funding towards its purchase through the Government’s ‘Green Bus Fund’.

Cycle Alert gives York cyclists a safer ride

A new safety device designed to warn bus drivers when cyclists are close to their vehicle has been fitted to Transdev’s fleet of Unibuses in York which, in partnership with the University of York, link the two main university sites, the city centre and the railway station.

Transdev Blazefield launch new Witch Way fleet

Transdev Blazefield has unveiled a new 15 strong fleet at a special Hallowe'en event.

Transdev York wins Green Bus Funding for new electric bus

Transdev York has been successful in its bid for funding towards the purchase of a new fully electric bus, as part of the government’s ‘Green Bus Fund’.

Transdev puts priority on recovery as first step in development strategy

Jean-Marc Janaillac, Transdev Chairman and CEO, presented the company's strategic priorities for the coming years, focusing on recovery as a necessary first step in Transdev's new development strategy.

Transdev plc acquires Trident Niven

On 4th December 2012 Transdev plc acquired Trident Heritage, trading as Trident Niven.

Transdev Blazefield wins award

Transdev Blazefield has won first prize in the 2012 "Bus Livery of the Year" competition, held by the industry magazine Route One.

greentomatocars adds electric vehicles to its fleet

greentomatocars proudly electrifies its leading green fleet with two state-of-the-art 100% electric Renault Fluence Z.

UK Bus Awards 2011

Transdev Blazefield was named winner of the ‘Making Buses a Better Choice’ at the UK Bus Awards on 29th November 2011, held at the Park Lane Hilton.

Just the Ticket to the Great Outdoors

The journey from the centre of Harrogate to the little town of Pateley Bridge, in the heart of Nidderdale area of outstanding natural beauty, covers just 18 miles, but contains an astonishing contrast in scenery, from the busy suburbs of Harrogate, through rich pasture and parkland and out to the high dales country of heather moors and high crags.

greentomatocars win Heathrow contract

From the beginning of August passengers at Heathrow Airport have been experiencing the outstanding service of London’s first and largest green private hire operator, greentomatocars.

Completion of the merger of Veolia Transport and Transdev

We are pleased to report that the deal to merge Transdev and Veolia Transport is complete.

TYB

New Glo Smartcard goes live across Yellow Buses' Network

NEW smartcards designed to make bus travel easier and quicker have gone ‘live’ on Transdev Yellow Buses (TYB).

Transdev (London United) to Begin Operating Route 10

Transdev (London United) will shortly be operating the high profile, route 10 service.

Transdev celebrates success at UK Bus Awards

Following an impressive starting line-up of seven short-listed entries Transdev is celebrating today after picking up two award wins and two runners up certificates at the 2009 UK Bus Awards.

Transdev's Financial Performance 2009

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Simon Warner

Artist in Residence - 3 November 2009

Photographer and performance artist Simon Warner, has a new job - 'Artist-in-Residence' on the Number 36 bus.

Tram Success at UK Light Rail Awards

Tram employee William Hughes was selected as Employee of the Year at the 3rd Annual Tramways and Urban Transit "Light Rail Awards" which are the first within the industry to recognise excellence in both operators and industry suppliers, in London.

The Mobile Travel Centre

NCT Launches a Bus with a Difference

Nottingham City Transport’s latest bus takes to the streets this week – but it’s a bus with a difference that will certainly stand out from the rest!

Press Release from CDC and Veolia Environnement

With the assent of its Investment Committee, the Caisse des Dépôts has decided to enter exclusive negotiations with Veolia Environnement with a view to merging Transdev and Veolia Transport.

371 Hybrid bus

London's Red Buses are Going Green

If you’ve been out and about in Richmond lately, you may have noticed some buses in your area now feature a green leaf motif on top of their traditional red livery.

Transdev 2008 Annual Report

Download the Transdev 2008 annual report.