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Fast, flexible and

competitively priced

Beacon operates across Europe. We provide passenger and freight train operators with tailor made leasing packages. These come with exceptional technical expertise and outstanding customer support.

We are Beacon.
We lease passenger and freight rolling stock across Europe.


We exist to provide the leading rail leasing service to passenger and freight train operators.


We offer the following options:

  • Dry Lease
  • Soggy Lease
  • Full-Service Lease
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Our Presence

We are a leading lessor operating in 17 countries.

Our Presence

  • Operating in 17 countries
  • Large customer base of high quality lessees
  • Leading lessor for passenger and freight rolling stock
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We offer a greater variety of rolling stock and services than any of our competitors.


Browse our extensive fleet using our interactive Fleet tool.

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Transformation of Beacon continues with new brand and website

Beacon, the company offering the broadest UK and European rolling stock solution, launches its new brand identity and website today, Monday 27 July...

Posted on July 27, 2020


Beacon announces major deal for new battery locomotives

Leading rail leasing company, Beacon, has ordered 15 CBD90 battery shunting locomotives from British manufacturer, Clayton Equipment. This order un...

Posted on May 21, 2020


Beacon rail announces appointment of new CFO

Beacon Rail Leasing Limited today announced the appointment of Clara Gómez-Ferrer Navarro as Chief Financial Officer effective 1 July. Clara joins ...

Posted on July 1, 2019


Closure of the Boston Office

As of 28 June 2019 the Beacon office at 155 Federal Street, Suite 500, Boston, MA 02110 will close. From this date all communication with Beacon Ra...

Posted on June 28, 2019


Beacon Rails Leasing Completes Refinancing

Beacon Rail Leasing is pleased to announce the successful completion on the 25 June 2019 of a €1.45bn equivalent refinancing of its senior debt fac...

Posted on June 28, 2019


Beacon Rail Announces Appointment of New CEO

Beacon Rail Leasing Limited today announced the appointment of Adam Cunliffe as its new Chief Executive Officer effective 1 July. Adam joins Beacon...

Posted on May 8, 2019