Stagecoach Group

Stagecoach Group is a leading international public transport company with bus and rail operations in the UK, mainland Europe and North America. The Group employs around 35,000 people and runs around 13,000 buses and trains. Stagecoach is a market leader in delivering greener, smarter travel and operates some of the most recognised and successful brands in the transport sector.

Stagecoach is one of the UK’s biggest bus and coach operators. We have major city bus operations in London, Liverpool, Newcastle, Hull, Manchester, Oxford, Sheffield and Cambridge. We also run the budget coach service and other city-to-city coach services. 

The Group is a major UK rail operator, running the South West Trains, Island Line and East Midlands Trains networks. It is also a partner in Virgin Rail Group, which operates the West Coast inter-city rail franchise and from 1 March 2015, Virgin Trains East Coast. 

Stagecoach also operates a major tram network in Sheffield. 

In North America, we run commuter, tour and charter, sightseeing and school bus operations. 

The Group’s joint ventures include Virgin Rail Group, New York sightseeing company Twin America, and Scotland’s biggest coach operator, Scottish Citylink. 

Fairness, respect and a strong commitment to equal opportunities. These values, new ideas and putting customers first are central to how we work. 

We aim to grow our local transport operations organically, through acquisitions and by targeting rail franchise opportunities. 

We continue to be recognised with many awards for our new ideas, customer service, commitment to sustainability and pioneering approach to public transport. 

We are focused on continuous improvement in our financial, operational and environmental performance, as well as safety, service to our customers and our people.
Perth, GB
Size (employees)
40,000 (est)+3%
Stagecoach Group was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Perth, GB

Stagecoach Group Office Locations

Stagecoach Group has an office in Perth
Perth, GB (HQ)
10 Dunkeld Rd

Stagecoach Group Data and Metrics

Stagecoach Group Financial Metrics

Stagecoach Group's revenue was reported to be £3.9 b in FY, 2016 which is a 21% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

3.9 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

99 m

Market capitalization (21-Sep-2017)

924.1 m

Closing share price (21-Sep-2017)


Cash (30-Apr-2016)

382.3 m
Stagecoach Group's current market capitalization is £924.1 m.
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2.9 b3.2 b3.9 b

Revenue growth, %


Pre tax profit

158 m165.2 m104.4 m

Net Income

132.5 m139.5 m99 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


240.3 m395.6 m382.3 m

Accounts Receivable

190.1 m201.9 m234.6 m

Current Assets

535.4 m798.9 m793 m


1.1 b1.2 b1.2 b
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

248.3 m315.5 m278.9 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(146.3 m)(11.5 m)(114.8 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(25.5 m)(25.7 m)(5.4 m)
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

12.7 x
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Stagecoach Group Operating Metrics

Stagecoach Group's Trips was reported to be 1.3 b in FY, 2016
FY, 2015FY, 2016


1.31 b1.3 b

Vehicle Fleet

13 k13 k
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Stagecoach Group Market Value History

Stagecoach Group Revenue Breakdown

Traffic Overview of Stagecoach Group

Stagecoach Group Online and Social Media Presence

Stagecoach Group News and Updates

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Stagecoach's share price jumps after offloading European megabus

Stagecoach's share price has jumped over three per cent in early morning trading despite profits sliding as it announced it was offloading European megabus to FlixBus. The figures Stagecoach's full year revenue for 2016 was £3.87bn, a rise for the £3.2bn from 2015. However, profit before ta…

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The spotlight will this week continue to be firmly on the implications of the UK’s shock decision to quit the European Union. Markets are expected to be on post-Brexit watch, with twitchy traders nervous over potential volatility. After the vote on Thursday the FTSE 100 dived more than eight per …

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