Our bus seats

Comfort and safety for local transport and long-distance travel

Our train seats:

Modern solutions for rail travel

Franz Kiel GmbH

Driven by innovation

The best way to reach your destination

Bus seats for regional transport

Franz Kiel GmbH

Kiel is one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of seating systems for commercial vehicles and public transport by bus and train at local, regional, and intercity levels. Founded in 1945, the global company is based in Nördlingen and has offices in France, Poland, the Netherlands, Turkey, Macedonia and the USA.

The Kiel brand stands for the combination of tradition and technical know-how with innovation and creativity. Empathy, a focus on the customer and cost-effectiveness are our visions for the future. Kiel seats are characterised by premium quality, sophisticated technology and modern design, and meet the highest of demands in terms of safety and passenger comfort. They are not just of a high quality; they are also long-lasting, durable and economical.

And not only that: Kiel is an expert provider of both complete seating systems and customised, customer-orientated seating solutions to meet specific requirements. The company objective is to increase safety and comfort through its premium products and to meet its environmental responsibility through innovative developments and efficient manufacturing processes.

Kiel is one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of seating systems for commercial vehicles and public transport by bus and train at local, regional, and intercity levels. Founded in 1945, the global company is based in Nördlingen and has offices in France, Poland, the Netherlands, Turkey, Macedonia and the USA.

The Kiel brand stands for the combination of tradition and technical know-how with innovation and creativity. Empathy, a focus on the customer and cost-effectiveness are our visions for the future. Kiel seats are characterised by premium quality, sophisticated technology and modern design, and meet the highest of demands in terms of safety and passenger comfort. They are not just of a high quality; they are also long-lasting, durable and economical.

Company philosophy

We work to serve humanity and the environment

We provide people with high-quality seats, which increase their safety and their comfort when travelling. We meet our responsibility to the environment through our sparing use of resources during the design and production phases.

Through our work, we stay true to our company objective: to manufacture innovative and ultra-modern seating systems featuring sophisticated design and technology for public transport. We are able to achieve this thanks to the results-based work, dedication, diligence and team spirit of our employees. This is how we guarantee customer satisfaction. And it is a key cornerstone for our success and for the future of our company.

Our strengths

Products

BUS

TRAIN

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