Linklaters advises Transdev Group on the planned sale of its long-distance coach businesses, Eurolines and isilines, to FlixBus

Linklaters has advised global transport operator and integrator Transdev Group in exclusive negotiations with FlixBus regarding the planned sale of its long-distance coach businesses, Eurolines and isilines.

Both parties will shortly begin an information-consultation process with representatives of staff affected by the planned sale.

Eurolines currently operates in France, the Netherlands, Belgium, the Czech Republic and Spain, with a network of coaches covering 25 countries. Eurolines also operates under the Isilines brand in France.

The Linklaters team responsible for this matter was led by Marc Petitier, corporate partner, with the help of Emilie Rochat, associate. Pierre Zelenko, partner, and Jérémie Marthan, counsel, handled aspects of competition law, while Géric Clomes, counsel, and managing associate Fériel Aliouchouche provided their expertise in employment law.