TRENORD S.r.l. employs over 4,000 people and is
the only company in Italy that deals exclusively with public
transport by rail of a single region. Lombardy is the most "mobile"
area in Italy, where almost 740,000
people travel by train every day.
TRENORD is the first operator to
specialise in local transport by rail. It manages
the suburban and regional rail service, the airport service
Malpensa Express (from Milano Cadorna, Milano Centrale, Milano
Porta Garibaldi) and the Como-Chiasso and Malpensa-Bellinzona
cross-border service, providing a total of 2,300 journeys
per day, predominantly towards the hub of Milan.
The company was established on 3 May 2011
merging the experience, know-how and facilities of Trenitalia
(Regional Division for Lombardy) and FNM Group (LeNord) - each of
which has a 50% holding - in order to streamline and optimise the
rail service in Lombardy.
The development of a modern, efficient
and sustainable transport system is an overriding priority
and a challenge that the Lombardy Region at the top of its agenda.
Indeed, its status as both sponsor and body of primary control for
local public transport makes the regional authority guarantor of
TRENORD's goal is simple: to offer a more
suitable response to Lombardy residents' growing demand for public
transport by providing more journeys, greater comfort, improved
punctuality and more information.