Northern people play a vital role in the north of England by connecting tens of thousands of people to work, leisure, education and more every day. That’s why we’re proud to offer those people support throughout their careers with every opportunity to develop.

Who is Northern?

Northern, is operated by Arriva Rail North Limited a subsidiary of Arriva UK.

Facts & Figures

- We employ 4,900 fantastic people providing nearly 2,500 local and regional train services every weekday, making

us the largest train operator in the UK

- Our employees run trains across the north of England, serving a population of nearly 15m.

- We manage 473 stations (around 20% of all UK railway stations), so our opportunities are spread far and wide.


Northern 1