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List of Public Transport Companies

List of the top public transport companies in the world, listed by their prominence with corporate logos when available. This list of major public transport companies includes the largest and most profitable public transport businesses, corporations, agencies, vendors and firms in the world. If you are wondering what the biggest public transport companies are, then this list has you covered. This list includes the most famous public transport companies in the industry, so if you're thinking of working in the public transport industry you might want to look to these companies for jobs. This list includes names of both small and big public transport businesses.

Examples of companies on this list include Crown Coach Corporation and Azienda Trasporti Milanesi.

This list answers the questions, "What are the biggest public transport companies in the world?" and "What are the most successful public transport companies?"
  • 1


    Rail transport, Public transport
    Aeroexpress Ltd. is the operator of air rail link services in Moscow, Russia. It is founded in 2005 and is owned by Russian Railways, TransGroup AS, Iskander Makhmudov, and Andrei Bokarev. Until  ...more
  • 2

    Auto AG Rothenburg

    Public transport
    Auto AG is a subsidiary of the Swiss haulage company Auto AG, which operates bus services linking the Swiss city of Luzern with its surrounding towns and villages. It operates in conjunction with  ...more
  • 3

    Azienda Trasporti Milanesi

    Public transport
    Azienda Trasporti Milanesi is a public company, responsible for public transportation in Milan city and some surrounding municipalities, in Italy. It operates 18 tram lines, part of which are run  ...more
  • 4

    Bergen Sporvei

    Public transport
    Bergen Sporvei AS was a municipal owned public transport company that operated in Bergen, Norway from 1898 to 1998. The company operated both the Bergen Tramway, Bergen trolleybus and the yellow  ...more
  • 5

    Busbetrieb Aarau AG

    Public transport
    Busbetrieb Aarau AG, trading as AAR bus+bahn, is a public transport operator serving the city of Aarau, Switzerland and the surrounding areas in the Canton of Aargau. It operates one train line  ...more
  • 6

    China Motor Bus

    Public transport
    China Motor Bus Company, often abbreviated as CMB, was the first motor bus company in Hong Kong, and was responsible for the introduction of double-decker buses to Hong Kong Island. It is now mainly  ...more
  • 7
    Public transport
    Citybus Limited is one of the three major bus operators in Hong Kong. It provides both franchised and non-franchised bus service. The franchised route network serves mainly Hong Kong Island,  ...more
  • 8
    Public transport
    Crown Coach Corporation, originally known as Crown Carriage Company is a defunct American bus manufacturer; its primary product line was school buses. Established in 1904, Crown also produced  ...more
  • 9

    Donric Group

    Public transport
    The Donric Group is an Australian owner of bus and coach companies in Victoria and Queensland.  ...more
  • 10


    Public transport
    Dot2Dot was a demand responsive airport bus service and company operating in London, United Kingdom. It started operations on 1 November 2007, after National Express Group rebranded the Hotelink  ...more
  • 11

    Electric Transit, Inc.

    Public transport
    Electric Transit, Inc. was a joint venture between the Škoda group in the Czech Republic and AAI Corporation in the United States which made trolleybuses for the Dayton and San Francisco trolleybus  ...more
  • 12

    Fosen Trafikklag

    Public transport
    Fosen Trafikklag is a company operating buses and ferries in Trøndelag and Østlandet in Norway. In total the company has approximately 750 vehicles and 16 ships, though numerous of them operate by  ...more
  • 13

    Gifu Bus

    Public transport
    Gifu Bus Co., Ltd. is a public transportation company based in Gifu, Gifu Prefecture, Japan. It is a subsidiary of Nagoya Railroad and primarily operates within Gifu Prefecture. Some of its public  ...more
  • 14

    Greater Manchester Metrolink Limited

    Public transport
    Greater Manchester Metrolink Limited was a private company formed by the GMA consortium in 1989 to design, build and operate the Metrolink light rail system in Greater Manchester, England.  ...more
  • 15


    Public transport, Natural gas
    Infratil Limited is a New Zealand-based infrastructure investment company. It owns airports, electricity generators and retailers, and a public transport business, with operations in New Zealand and  ...more
  • 16

    Kefford Corporation

    Public transport
    The Kefford Corporation was started in the early 1850s by Richard Papworth Kefford began operating horse drawn lorries in Collingwood. The business later began operating trucks until selling its  ...more
  • 17


    Public transport
    Rogaland Kollektivtrafikk FKF branded Kolumbus is the public transportation administration in Rogaland, Norway and organised as a county agency. The agency is responsible for planning, marketing and  ...more
  • 18

    Kōnan Bus Company

    Public transport
    Kōnan Bus Company is a bus company in Japan.  ...more
  • 19

    Light Rail Transit Authority

    Public transport
    The Light Rail Transit Authority is a public transport operator that is in charge of operating and maintaining the Manila Light Rail Transit System composed of the LRT-1 and the LRT-2. Founded by  ...more
  • 20

    Londonderry and Lough Swilly Railway

    Transportation, Public transport
    The Londonderry and Lough Swilly Railway Company was an Irish public transport and freight company that operated in parts of County Londonderry and County Donegal between 1853 and 2014. Incorporated  ...more
  • 21


    Public transport
    Merseytravel is the passenger transport executive responsible for the coordination of public transport in the Liverpool City Region, North West England. Merseytravel was established on 1 December  ...more
  • 22


    Public transport
    Metlink was the marketing body and umbrella brand for public train, tram and bus transport operators in Greater Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Metlink operations were transferred on 2 April 2012 to  ...more
  • 23


    Public transport
    Mitropa is a catering company best known for having managed sleeping and dining cars of different German railways for most of the 20th century. Since its reorganization in 2002, the company only  ...more
  • 24

    Münchner Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund

    Public transport
    The Münchner Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund or MVV is the transit authority of the city of Munich, the capital of the German state of Bavaria. Its jurisdiction covers the city and its surrounding area,  ...more
  • 25

    Namsos Trafikkselskap

    Public transport
    Namsos Trafikkselskap is a public transport company in Trøndelag, Norway. The company operates ferries, local bus services, truck transport and ambulance services. The company has its headquarters in  ...more