Press Release


Talgo Recognises TSSA Trade Union

Following very productive talks at the end of last week at Talgo’s global headquarters in Madrid, Talgo UK and the TSSA (Transport Salaried Staffs’ Association) have agreed in principle to union recognition for its staff based in its head office and research and design centre in Chesterfield.

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Talgo trains: Inclusivity is in the DNA

With more people travelling by rail than ever, it becomes increasingly essential to ensure that accessibility – and ‘self-mobility’ continues to improve. There should be ‘Rail for all’, and in an inclusive society, the traumatic days of compulsory booking assistance must soon be gone.

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Talgo: very high-speed rail comes to Chesterfield

There was every reason to be cheerful today, as Talgo UK and Chesterfield Borough Council took another step forward towards bringing advanced rail skills and technology to the town.

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Another step forward for UK manufacturing as factory site gets a green light

Train maker, Talgo UK, expressed delight today that, following minor clarifications, an application by Scottish Enterprise to transform an old industrial site has been approved by Fife Council. The Application was given the green light and approved at a meeting of the Central and West Planning Committee, in Dunfermline.

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Carlos Palacio at COP25: “The realistic and immediate solution to reduce the CO2 footprint in transport is the railway”.

Carlos Palacio Oriol has confirmed the railway company's commitment to sustainable transport and the fight against climate change in a conference which addressed the role of industry as a way to protect communities, essential ecosystems and the global climate against increased environmental risks and emerging scarcity of natural resources.

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Talgo increases its net profit by 75% and obtains 24.9€m in 9M 2019

Talgo registered a net turnover of 275.5 €m in the first 9 months of the year, up from the 236.8-€m turnover reached in the same period of the previous year. This 16.3% increase reflects the beginning of a new business growth cycle, supported by recent awards that have strengthened the…

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Photography Contest


Take part in our photography contest “Talgo Trains,” and you could win a range of prizes and visit our factory.



Photography contest “Talgo Trains”



Once again, Talgo announces the opening of the annual “Talgo trains” photograph contest. This year´s novelty is that you can send us both: photos and videos!

Participants can share their photograhs/videos of Talgo trains operating around the world by filling in the registration form below.

Participate and win prizes up to 1000€ and a visit to our factory!

The deadline for submitting your photos/videos is May, 31st, 2017

For any questions related to the contest, please, email us at:


Prize: 1000€ | Video contest: 500€ | Another two prizes of 250€ each will be distributed among both photograph and video categories.

Rules of the contest


Fill in your personal information in this application form. Upon completion you will be provided access to the photos/videos uploading area. To log in enter your name, surname and email address and send us as may photos/videos as you want.


From January 24th, 2016 at 00.00 to May 31st, 2017 at 23.59 (Spanish time) any person can participate in the contest by sending us photographs/videos of Talgo trains.

If you are younger than 18 years old, contact us at: , and we will inform you on the participation conditions.