Keolis Downer is Australia’s largest private provider of multi-modal public transport. We are the largest light rail operator in Australia and one of the nation’s most significant bus operators. It's a joint venture between French public transport company Keolis, and engineering and infrastructure management firm Downer.
Created in 2009, Keolis Downer successfully tendered for the Yarra Trams franchise in Melbourne.
In May 2015, Keolis Downer entered the WA market through the acquisition of Australian Transit Enterprises, which had established operations in South Australia, Western Australia and Queensland.
ATE's WA asset, Path Transit, provides route and school bus services in the north eastern and eastern suburbs of Perth as well as other regional areas of Western Australia.
Keolis Downer employs 4,000 staff and is headquartered in Sydney, providing transport services to people across Australia, including Melbourne, Gold Coast, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and regional South Australia.