Established in 1993, the Rail Forum is a national industry body with strong regional connections.

Based at the heart of one of the largest clusters of rail companies in the world our members span the whole industry from global corporations to micro SMEs, asset owners to manufacturers, digital solutions providers to passenger and freight operators.

An inclusive, not for profit organisation, our member companies are drawn from all parts of the UK.  The Rail Forum provides a range of services to members including:

  • facilitating connections between clients and suppliers through events and other collaborative opportunities
  • supporting growth, exports and innovation
  • representing members’ views to key policy makers and government.

Regardless of where you are based, or the role your organisation plays within our industry, you can be assured of a warm welcome as a member of our rail community. Our team are approachable, professional and here to help you on your journey in rail, whether it’s about helping you to make the right connections, getting your point of view across to key stakeholders or supporting your innovation and exporting plans.


CAF – Project and Procurement update

CAF – Project and Procurement update

Tue 27 Apr 2021
Understanding IR35 Rule Changes

Understanding IR35 Rule Changes

Wed 28 Apr 2021
Porterbrook Supplier Engagement Event

Porterbrook Supplier Engagement Event

Wed 5 May 2021
Export Breakfast - Australia

Export Breakfast – Australia

Thu 13 May 2021