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Who we are

We are the only worldwide network to bring together all public transport stakeholders and all sustainable transport modes

UITP (Union Internationale des Transports Publics) is the International Association of Public Transport and a passionate champion of sustainable urban mobility. Established in 1885, with more than 135 years of history, it is the only worldwide network to bring together all public transport stakeholders and all sustainable transport modes.

Across the globe and every day, people rely on public transport to bring them to school, to work, to sports clubs and cafés. In using public transport millions travel more sustainably, safer and actively while bringing economic benefit to their community. UITP supports the entire sector to ultimately guarantee that public transport and its workers continue to bring cities to life.

  • 1900

    UITP has over 1,900 members

  • 100

    Spread out over more than 100 countries

  • 14

    With 14 offices across the globe

What we do

We are working to enhance quality of life and economic well-being by supporting and promoting sustainable transport in urban areas worldwide.

Concretely :

  • Advocacy

    We engage with decision makers & key international organisations to promote sustainable mobility solutions.

  • Knowledge

    We inspire excellence and innovation by generating cutting-edge knowledge and expertise.

  • Networking

    We bring people together to exchange ideas, share best practice and forge partnerships.

Our Activities

From industry leading publications to organising our global public transport summit with over 15,000 visitors, bringing together the entire sector, and from partnerships with organisations like the WHO and UN-Habitat to cutting edge research projects; UITP works towards better mobility every single day.

Discover what we do in more detail by reading our Activity Reports that look at our efforts in detail.

Activity Reports

Where we are

We have more than 1900 members around the world with 14 offices

While UITP’s main office has always been located in Brussels, Belgium, we established various regional divisions in the last 15 years. Seeking a local presence with our members, UITP opened 13 liaison and regional offices, two Centres for Transport Excellence and regional Training Centres across the globe.

Head Office
UITP Headquarters
Liaison Offices
UITP India
UITP Mexico
UITP Maghreb
UITP/UATP East and Southern African
UITP Singapore
Regional Offices
UATP - Union Africaine des Transports Publics
UITP India
UITP Asia-Pacific
UITP North America
UITP Latin America
UITP Australia and New Zealand
UITP Eurasia

Our people

Meet our dedicated staff of the Secretariat

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