Dublin Criminal Courts

Angel Trains

One of three rolling stock leasing companies (ROSCOs), Angel Trains was formed from the part privatisation of British Rail. Angel Trains is the UK’s leading train leasing company, with an asset base comprising 4,400 vehicles (37% of the UK’s rolling stock).

Angel owns a mixture of passenger and freight trains and leases them to train operating companies (TOCs) over 5-10 year lease terms, generally designed to match the TOC’s franchise term.

Country UK
Sector Transport
Status Operational
Location UK
Ownership 5%
Financial close Acquired August 1998
Concession term Unlimited