Passenger journeys by train operating company - Table 12.12
Number of passenger journeys made (millions)
Great Britain
Annual data (financial year): 2011-12 to 2016-17
Quarterly data from 2011-12 Quarter 1 to 2017-18 Quarter 2
Operator type
Train operating company
2011-12 Q1
2011-12 Q2
2011-12 Q3
2011-12 Q4
2012-13 Q1
2012-13 Q2
2012-13 Q3
2012-13 Q4
2013-14 Q1
2013-14 Q2
2013-14 Q3
2013-14 Q4
2014-15 Q1
2014-15 Q2
2014-15 Q3
2014-15 Q4
2015-16 Q1
2015-16 Q2
2015-16 Q3
2015-16 Q4
2016-17 Q1
2016-17 Q2
2016-17 Q3
2016-17 Q4
2017-18 Q1
2017-18 Q2 (p)
Franchised
Arriva Trains Wales
6.8
7.1
7.5
7.0
7.0
7.3
7.7
7.0
7.3
7.5
7.9
7.2
7.3
7.7
8.2
7.5
7.7
8.0
8.3
7.6
7.9
8.1
8.5
7.8
8.0
8.3
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8.7
8.8
9.1
9.7
9.0
9.7
9.4
9.2
9.3
9.5
9.8
10.1
9.6
10.0
10.6
10.5
10.4
10.5
11.1
11.4
11.3
11.3
11.7
12.3
11.6
11.6
Caledonian Sleeper
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0.0
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1
Chiltern Railways
4.6
4.6
5.1
5.4
5.1
5.3
5.5
5.4
5.6
5.5
5.9
5.8
5.6
5.8
6.3
5.9
6.0
6.0
6.3
6.2
6.3
6.3
6.8
7.0
6.8
7.0
CrossCountry
7.9
8.1
8.7
8.3
8.1
8.2
8.8
8.2
8.4
8.4
9.1
8.2
8.5
8.7
9.4
8.8
8.8
9.2
9.9
9.3
9.4
9.4
10.2
9.7
9.7
9.9
East Midlands Trains
5.7
5.7
6.3
6.1
5.8
5.9
6.3
6.0
6.0
5.6
6.3
6.1
6.1
6.2
6.8
6.4
6.3
6.4
6.9
6.6
6.6
6.5
7.0
6.7
6.6
6.7
Govia Thameslink Railway
65.7
67.5
68.1
72.5
67.1
70.3
70.2
70.1
71.8
74.0
75.6
78.2
74.3
76.6
80.5
81.0
78.9
80.3
81.9
86.0
82.3
79.7
78.4
80.3
77.9
79.3
Great Western Railway
23.2
24.3
24.0
24.2
24.0
25.2
24.5
23.6
24.7
25.7
25.5
23.8
25.1
26.5
26.6
25.4
25.7
26.2
26.6
25.5
26.1
26.6
26.5
25.7
25.9
26.6
Greater Anglia
28.7
29.5
30.0
34.6
29.8
31.1
33.2
32.3
32.4
32.9
34.2
35.7
34.1
35.0
37.5
36.8
30.7
20.1
21.0
19.9
20.3
20.4
20.8
20.5
19.9
20.5
London Midland
13.8
14.1
15.8
15.8
14.4
14.8
15.9
15.4
15.3
15.3
17.0
16.5
15.5
15.5
17.3
17.0
16.0
16.4
18.8
18.4
17.4
17.5
19.4
19.3
17.6
18.1
London Overground
21.0
25.5
27.6
28.4
28.2
32.1
31.2
33.2
34.5
35.5
32.3
33.4
33.8
35.7
34.9
35.7
41.3
47.3
48.2
46.4
46.4
46.6
48.2
47.5
47.0
46.2
Merseyrail
10.8
10.9
11.1
10.7
10.0
10.0
11.2
10.6
10.6
10.6
11.1
10.5
11.0
11.3
11.3
10.7
10.8
10.7
11.2
10.6
10.9
10.9
11.3
9.6
10.1
10.5
Northern
22.4
21.3
23.6
24.3
21.7
21.1
24.1
22.9
22.5
22.1
24.7
24.7
23.2
22.8
24.8
25.6
23.8
22.9
24.6
26.1
26.1
25.1
29.1
27.4
25.7
25.0
ScotRail
19.4
20.4
21.5
19.9
19.8
20.6
22.4
20.5
21.0
21.1
23.0
21.4
21.4
23.4
24.2
23.7
21.8
23.2
25.8
23.1
21.7
22.9
25.7
23.9
23.5
24.6
South Western Railway
49.2
50.7
52.4
56.4
50.3
52.1
53.5
54.9
54.1
54.3
56.1
58.4
53.6
55.9
60.4
60.0
57.9
58.6
60.8
60.3
57.1
56.5
58.4
58.0
52.1
51.7
Southeastern
39.6
40.4
41.0
44.5
39.7
43.1
42.6
43.9
42.8
43.1
45.0
47.8
43.8
45.7
49.2
47.0
43.7
44.2
46.4
47.4
44.9
44.5
46.1
46.9
41.6
44.3
TfL Rail
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3.3
10.7
11.6
11.9
11.0
11.1
11.2
11.3
10.2
10.7
TransPennine Express
6.1
6.1
6.3
6.4
6.2
6.3
6.4
6.0
6.3
6.6
6.5
6.7
7.0
7.1
7.6
6.8
7.2
7.3
7.6
7.3
6.5
6.4
7.0
6.9
6.5
7.0
Virgin Trains East Coast
4.7
4.7
4.7
4.8
4.8
4.8
4.7
4.7
4.9
5.0
4.9
5.1
5.0
5.3
5.2
5.1
5.2
5.4
5.2
5.3
5.4
5.4
5.4
5.5
5.3
5.6
Virgin Trains West Coast
7.4
7.5
7.7
7.5
7.4
7.6
7.8
7.5
7.8
7.8
8.3
8.0
8.5
8.5
9.0
8.5
8.6
9.0
9.3
8.8
9.0
9.4
9.7
9.7
9.2
9.6
 
Franchised total
345.6
357.3
370.7
386.4
358.3
375.6
385.6
381.4
385.3
390.5
403.0
407.6
393.5
407.7
429.9
422.7
414.0
422.1
441.7
438.1
426.7
424.8
441.4
436.1
415.3
423.3
Non-Franchised
Grand Central
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.4
0.4
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.3
0.4
Hull Trains
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
Wrexham & Shropshire Railway Company
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
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Non-Franchised total
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.4
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.6
Total
GB total
346.0
357.6
371.1
386.8
358.7
376.0
386.1
381.8
385.8
391.0
403.5
408.0
394.0
408.2
430.4
423.3
414.6
422.7
442.2
438.7
427.3
425.4
442.0
436.7
416.0
423.9
2011-12
2012-13
2013-14
2014-15
2015-16
2016-17
28.4
29.0
29.9
30.8
31.5
32.3
36.4
37.4
38.8
40.8
43.4
46.6
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0.0
0.3
0.3
19.7
21.4
22.8
23.6
24.5
26.4
33.0
33.4
34.2
35.4
37.2
38.7
23.9
24.1
24.1
25.5
26.1
26.8
273.9
277.7
299.7
312.4
327.0
320.7
95.6
97.3
99.7
103.7
103.9
104.9
122.8
126.4
135.2
143.4
91.7
82.0
59.5
60.5
64.0
65.3
69.6
73.6
102.6
124.6
135.7
140.1
183.2
188.8
43.5
41.7
42.7
44.3
43.4
42.8
91.5
89.8
94.0
96.4
97.4
107.7
81.1
83.3
86.3
92.7
93.8
94.2
208.8
210.8
222.8
229.9
237.6
229.9
165.5
169.3
178.6
185.8
181.7
182.4
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37.5
44.6
24.8
24.9
26.1
28.6
29.4
26.8
18.9
19.0
19.9
20.7
21.1
21.7
30.2
30.4
31.9
34.5
35.7
37.7
1460.0
1500.9
1586.5
1653.7
1715.9
1729.1
0.8
1.0
1.1
1.3
1.4
1.4
0.7
0.7
0.8
0.8
0.9
1.0
0.0
0.0
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1.5
1.7
1.9
2.1
2.3
2.4
1461.5
1502.6
1588.3
1655.8
1718.2
1731.5
Source(s):
LENNON ticketing and revenue database and Train Operating Companies (TOCs)
Symbols:
(:)           Data not available or Operator not in service
(r)          Data revised
(p)          Data are provisional
 
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Other datasets:
1.       DfT publish annual light rail and tram usage statistics https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/light-rail-and-tram-statistics#history
2.       Transport Scotland publish data on rail usage in their annual Scottish Transport Statistics publication https://www.transport.gov.scot/search-results/?q=statistics&type=publication
3.       Data comparing the UK with other European countries is available from Eurostat http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/web/transport/data/database