Havelländische Eisenbahn AG (HVLE)

As a private RU, we have the opportunity to respond in a special way to the special wishes of each customer and offer tailor-made transport solutions of high efficiency and quality.

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We are a successful private railway company, on the move for our customers throughout Germany and its neighbouring countries. We create custom-made solutions for our customers: a high-level of efficiency and quality is our standard because customer satisfaction comes first at HVLE.

Business portfolio – Transportation services:

  • Just in time supply
  • Bulk freight and hazardous goods transport
  • Know-how for the execution of special operations

Sixachsle Locos for heavyweight transport:

  • BR 159 EuroDual Full Hybrid – Stadler
  • BR 250 Blue Tiger Diesel – Bombardier
  • BR 264 Maxima 40CC – Voith

Fourachsle Locos:

  • Traxx BR 246 Diesel – Bombardier
  • Traxx BR 285 Diesel – Bombardier
  • Traxx BR 185 Electric – Bombardier

Shunting Locos:

  • BR 295 Diesel – MaK
  • BR 203 Diesel – LEW Hennigsdorf

Since our foundation in 1892 as Osthavelländische Eisenbahn in Havelland, Brandenburg, time and again we have been able to demonstrate our expertise and can now look back on a long history in the railway sector. Today, our customers benefit from our vast experience. As a private rail transport company, we are licensed in both freight transport and railway infrastructure.Through our subsidiary, Rail & Logistics Center Wustermark GmbH & Co KG, we operate the Wustermark marshalling yard, the largest privately managed public railway station in Germany. We are an active member of the Network of European Railways, the Association of German Transport Companies, the Pro-Rail Alliance and the Transport & Umwelt waste management association.