The Go-Ahead Group


Go-Ahead is one of the UK's leading public transport providers enabling more than a billion journeys each year on our bus and rail services.

At Go-Ahead we place great importance on partnership, adopting a collaborative approach with governments, local communities and strategic partners; developing and operating services that create long term value for all of us.

Our vision

A world where every journey is taken care of describes our vision and our aspirations at the highest level. We believe that how we behave will benefit all our stakeholders and help us grow and build a business for the long term.

Our strategy

We have a clear and simple strategy: to protect and grow our core business; win new bus and rail contracts; and develop for future transport needs. The Go-Ahead strategy feeds into our vision and is underpinned by our beliefs and attitudes and helps us understand where we are going, why we are going there and what we have to do to get there.

Through this strategy, we aim to deliver an excellent service for our customers, returns for our shareholders and value for all Go-Ahead stakeholders.


If you are a hard working, intelligent and ambitious student or graduate looking for a challenging graduate programme then you are in the right place. Designed to quickly accelerate your development and career to a specific senior management role, the Go-Ahead graduate programme will give you responsibility for people, customers, reputation, safety, revenue and assets. 

Within two years we expect you to be accelerated into key management roles; highly qualified/certified, on track to be earning £35,000 to £40,000pa, managing hundreds of people and millions of pounds of budget and assets. If that is the kind of opportunity you are looking for, and you are ready to roll your sleeves up and work hard for it, then you are exactly the kind of person we are looking for.