Passenger and freight specialists

Our team of rail industry specialists can arrange finance for new and used rolling stock equipment.

Macquarie European Rail

Macquarie European Rail leases passenger and freight rolling stock to train operators across Western and Central Europe.

We have offices in London and Düsseldorf, and our team is comprised of experienced rail asset finance professionals.



  • Bombardier Class 379 railcars operating the Stansted Express in London
  • Stadler GTW railcars operating in the Netherlands

UK freight

  • EMD Class 66 locomotives
  • GE Class 70 locomotives
  • Freight wagons


European freight 

  • EMD Class 66 locomotives
  • Bombardier Traxx locomotives
  • GE 311D locomotives
  • Alstom Prima locomotives
  • Freight wagons

Meet our people

The Macquarie difference

Quality service

Providing our clients with consistent and quality service is paramount. It’s what sets us apart.

Flexible, tailored solutions

We have the capabilities and innovation to develop customised solutions to meet the unique needs of every client. Our solutions make a difference.

Deep expertise

Our team is diverse and merges experience across asset finance, banking and specialist markets. This depth means detailed understanding.

Global reach, local presence

Macquarie has a global footprint reaching 30 markets, with experts on the ground. Our networks span the globe.

Broad capabilities

We have asset finance expertise across aviation, rail, motor vehicles, technology, healthcare, manufacturing, energy and mining equipment. We cover the spectrum.

Innovative thinking

Our strong culture of innovative thinking means we develop solutions for a wide range of asset financing issues. We like a challenge.