Welcome to Specialist Transport Publications

Specialist Transport Publications publish spotting books for a variety of rail stock, road vehicles, aircraft and sea vessels.

Our books give you up to date fleet lists of Railway Locomotives, Coaching and Wagon stock, Trams, and Metros, Ships, aircraft and road vehicles as appropriate. We cover the current, historic and preserved eras, and many of our books cover Europe as well as Britain.

---- ST Pub team

Latest Releases

Cover of Major Coach Fleets Summer 2024

Major Coach Fleets Summer 2024

Only £15.50

This is book lists all the coaches currently operating in the UK. It has been very recently updated since our last edition was published and lists the vehicles of over 240 companies.
Cover of First and Stagecoach Bus Fleets Summer 2024

First and Stagecoach Bus Fleets Summer 2024

Only £16.00

This book has recently been updated with all the recent changes to the respective fleets that we have been made aware of since the last edition of this book was published.
Cover of Arriva & Major London Bus Fleets Summer 2024

Arriva & Major London Bus Fleets Summer 2024

Only £15.50

This book has recently been updated with all the latest changes to the Arriva and Major London bus fleets that we have been made aware of since the last edition of this book was published.
Cover of Major and Municipal Fleets Summer 2024

Major and Municipal Fleets Summer 2024

Only £15.50

This book lists all the vehicles owned by the Major and Municipal operators, and has recently been updated with all the latest changes to the relevant fleets that we are aware of since our last edition was published.
Cover of Austria & Switzerland Locos & Units 2024

Austria & Switzerland Locos & Units 2024

Only £16.00

This book lists all the locos and units of the Swiss national railways (SBB) and those of Austria (OBB) together with those of the various private owner companies registered in both these countries. This book has been fully updated with all the changes we have been made aware of since our previous edition of this book was published in November 2020
Cover of UK Combine Summer 2024

UK Combine Summer 2024

Only £14.50

This book lists all the Locos, Units, Track Machines and Coaching Stock registered to operate in the UK and Ireland, and has recently been updated with all the latest changes to the respective fleets. Tram, Light Rail and Underground stock of the UK are also listed. This book now includes a full listing of all ex mainline steam locos in preservation.
Cover of European Shipping Datafile 2024 Volume One

European Shipping Datafile 2024 Volume One

Only £17.00

This recently revised book is one of a three volume series that lists all the Passenger, Tankers, Cargo and Miscellaneous Vessels that may be found in European waters. Altogether the three books now list over 43,500 vessels. For anyone who purchases all three volumes, we will provide a free listing of all the vessels in name order.
Cover of European Shipping Datafile 2024 Volume Two

European Shipping Datafile 2024 Volume Two

Only £17.00

This recently revised book is one of a three volume series that lists all the Passenger, Tankers, Cargo and Miscellaneous Vessels that may be found in European waters. Altogether the three books now list over 43,500 vessels. For anyone who purchases all three volumes, we will provide a free listing of all the vessels in name order.
Cover of European Shipping Datafile 2024 Volume Three

European Shipping Datafile 2024 Volume Three

Only £17.00

This recently revised book is one of a three volume series that lists all the Passenger, Tankers, Cargo and Miscellaneous Vessels that may be found in European waters. Altogether the three books now list over 43,500 vessels. For anyone who purchases all three volumes, we will provide a free listing of all the vessels in name order.
Cover of Major UK HGV Fleets Autumn 2024

Major UK HGV Fleets Autumn 2024

Only £15.50

This book has been further revised to include all the latest changes to the Major UK HGV fleets since the previous edition we published last year. In addition to the former Stobart HGVs (now Culina-Stobart), the book includes the fleet lists for around 20 companies, such as the vehicles owned by Gregory, Turners, Owens, and Muller as well as the current Culina HGVs themselves. Two versions of this book are available, this one (STP00127) does not include trailers. If you require this book with trailers please order book no.STP00148.