Stadler Rail Flirt

[US] Stadler and the Fort Worth Transportation Authority unveil the first U.S. FLIRT train

Stadler and the Texas-based Fort Worth Transportation Authority (FWTA) introduce the first FLIRT for the TEXRail commuter rail line at APTA Expo 2017, the showcase for public transportation in the […]

[DE] Stadler receives order from Go-Ahead for 11 FLIRT trains for Netz 3a in Baden-Württemberg

Go-Ahead has commissioned Stadler with the delivery of 11 electric FLIRT trains for use on the 3a “Murrbahn” Network in Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria. The EMUs will be used on the […]

[DE] In the picture: recent RailAdventure transports

You may know them, or maybe you have made pictures of them; the RailAdventure transport trains. They are popular amongst many railway fans, because when you see a classic, two-tone […]

[DE] Keolis receives first multi-system FLIRT for Teutoburger Wald-Netzes [updated]

By taking over the Teutoburger Wald-Netz (TWN) on 10 December 2017, Keolis will use new FLIRT multi-system electric trains on line RB 61 between Bielefeld and Hengelo. Keolis received the […]

[NL] Syntus / Keolis Nederland: First FLIRTs testing in the Netherlands

During the next few months, Stadler Rail is delivering sixteen FLIRT EMUs to Syntus in the Netherlands. The Dutch passenger operator, part of the Keolis Group, will start revenue services […]

[NL] Arriva to operate ‘northern lines’ contract for another 15 years; new FLIRT trains ordered

DB Arriva will operate the regional rail services in northern Netherlands for a another 15 years. The DB subsidiary for passenger transport abroad has won the open competition tender for […]

[UK] The mock-up is ready: Stadler FLIRT for GreaterAnglia

A mock-up of one of Greater Anglia’s new trains has been set up at the company’s Norwich depot for selected groups of staff, customers and stakeholders to see the proposed […]

[IT] Official presentation: Hybrid FLIRT for Valle d’Aosta

On 15.06.2017, Stadler presented the first bimodal FLIRT at Bussnang (CH). The train is destined for the Valle d’Aosta region. Stadler presented the very first FLIRT with bimodal drive system […]

[CH] Stadler Bussnang tour: previewing the Syntus FLIRT trains

This December, FLIRT trains will be introduced on the lines Zwolle-Kampen and Zwolle-Enschede in the Netherlands. Keolis subsidiary Syntus, beating rivalling offers from Dutch railways and Arriva, will take over […]

[CH] BLS to order 58 FLIRT trains for regional and S-Bahn services

Swiss railoperator BLS is in the process of placing the largest rolling stock order in its history. The company has decided to award Stadler Rail with the contract for the […]

[DE] Bad Aibling train disaster: Stadler Rail to build new Meridian trains

Stadler Rail will provide the Bayerische Oberlandbahn (BOB), operator of the Meridian services in southern Germany, with two new Flirt3 trainsets. One will be 3-car, the other one 6-car, exactly like […]

[FI] 1.000 FLIRTs! And the lucky number is for Finland

On 16.09.2016, Stadler celebrated the handover of the 1000th FLIRT (Fast Light Innovative Regional Train) train. The 1000th Stadler FLIRT is a 4-car broad-gauge vehicle for Finnish customer Junakalusto Oy. […]

[HU] GYSEV orders 10 new generation FLIRT3 trains from Stadler

Hungarian regional operator GYSEV and Stadler signed a contract for the delivery of ten four-car FLIRT3 type electric multiple units for regional operation. The first vehicles are expected to start […]

[EU] Stadler Rail is making its mark at InnoTrans 2016

Stadler Rail press statement 27.07.2016 Once again, Stadler will be presenting revolutionary rail vehicles at InnoTrans in Berlin. Stand 103 in hall 2.2 and our stands on the outside exhibition […]

[NL] Sixteen FLIRT trains for Keolis’ subsidiary Syntus

Stadler Rail: Stadler has been awarded the contract to manufacture 16 FLIRT electric multiple-unit (EMU) trains for operator Syntus (Keolis) in the Netherlands. The trains will operate on the Zwolle – […]

[DE/NL] Alpha Trains acquires multisystem trains for Teutoburger Wald-Netz

Leasing company Alpha Trains has ordered eight multisystem FLIRT3 EMUs from Stadler Rail (Pankow) for crossborder services between Germany and the Netherlands. Alpha Trains will lease them out to Keolis, that […]

[SE] What a livery can do: the new MTR Express Flirt Intercity

Stadler Rail has handed over the first unit of the altogether 6 Flirt intercity trains that it produced for the Hong-Kong based private operator MTR Express for operation in Sweden. […]

[EE] 38 FLIRT trains in operation in Estonia: Number of passengers increased by 45%

The Stadler Rail Group has successfully delivered the last FLIRT train out of the fleet of 38 units to Estonian railway operator Elron. The two companies signed the delivery and […]