Passenger kilometres by sector - Table 12.3
Number of passenger kilometres travelled (billions)
Great Britain
Annual data (financial year): 1994-95 to 2016-17
Quarterly data from 1994-95 Quarter 1 to 2017-18 Quarter 2
Financial year
Franchised long distance operators
Franchised London and South East operators
Franchised regional operators
Total franchised passenger kilometres
Non franchised
1994-95
10.1
13.4
5.2
28.7
:
1995-96
10.5
13.8
5.8
30.0
:
1996-97
11.0
15.1
6.0
32.1
:
1997-98
12.3
16.1
6.3
34.7
:
1998-99
12.6
17.1
6.5
36.3
:
1999-00
13.2
18.4
6.9
38.5
:
2000-01
12.1
19.2
6.9
38.2
:
2001-02
12.9
19.3
7.0
39.1
:
2002-03
12.9
19.8
6.9
39.7
:
2003-04
13.3
20.1
7.5
40.9
:
2004-05
13.4
20.5
7.8
41.7
:
2005-06
14.2
20.7
8.2
43.1
:
2006-07
15.6
22.2
8.4
46.2
:
2007-08
16.5
23.5
8.9
48.9
:
2008-09
17.0
24.2
9.4
50.6
:
2009-10
17.6
23.8
9.7
51.1
0.3
2010-11
18.6
25.0
10.4
54.1
0.4
2011-12
19.2
26.4
11.1
56.7
0.4
2012-13
19.5
27.3
11.0
57.8
0.4
2013-14
19.7
28.6
11.4
59.7
0.5
2014-15
20.8
29.6
12.0
62.4
0.5
2015-16
21.2
30.5
12.4
64.1
0.6
2016-17
21.9
30.6
12.9
65.4
0.6
Financial quarter
Franchised long distance operators
Franchised London and South East operators
Franchised regional operators
Total franchised passenger kilometres
Non franchised
1994-95 Quarter 1
2.6
3.3
1.4
7.3
:

1994-95 Quarter 2
2.3
3.0
1.2
6.5
:
1994-95 Quarter 3
2.7
3.6
1.4
7.6
:
1994-95 Quarter 4
2.5
3.4
1.3
7.2
:
1995-96 Quarter 1
2.6
3.3
1.5
7.4
:
1995-96 Quarter 2
2.7
3.3
1.5
7.4
:
1995-96 Quarter 3
2.6
3.6
1.5
7.7
:
1995-96 Quarter 4
2.6
3.6
1.3
7.5
:
1996-97 Quarter 1
2.7
3.6
1.5
7.8
:
1996-97 Quarter 2
2.8
3.7
1.6
8.1
:
1996-97 Quarter 3
2.8
3.9
1.5
8.3
:
1996-97 Quarter 4
2.7
3.8
1.4
8.0
:
1997-98 Quarter 1
3.0
3.9
1.5
8.4
:
1997-98 Quarter 2
3.2
3.9
1.7
8.8
:
1997-98 Quarter 3
3.2
4.2
1.6
9.0
:
1997-98 Quarter 4
2.9
4.1
1.5
8.5
:
1998-99 Quarter 1
3.1
4.0
1.6
8.7
:
1998-99 Quarter 2
3.3
4.2
1.7
9.1
:
1998-99 Quarter 3
3.2
4.5
1.7
9.4
:
1998-99 Quarter 4
3.1
4.4
1.6
9.0
:
1999-00 Quarter 1
3.2
4.4
1.7
9.3
:
1999-00 Quarter 2
3.4
4.5
1.8
9.8
:
1999-00 Quarter 3
3.3
4.7
1.7
9.8
:
1999-00 Quarter 4
3.3
4.7
1.7
9.7
:
2000-01 Quarter 1
3.5
4.7
1.8
9.9
:
2000-01 Quarter 2
3.7
5.0
2.0
10.6
:
2000-01 Quarter 3
2.4
4.8
1.6
8.8
:
2000-01 Quarter 4
2.6
4.7
1.5
8.8
:
2001-02 Quarter 1
3.3
4.8
1.7
9.7
:
2001-02 Quarter 2
3.4
4.8
1.9
10.1
:
2001-02 Quarter 3
3.2
4.9
1.8
9.9
:
2001-02 Quarter 4
3.1
4.7
1.6
9.4
:
2002-03 Quarter 1
3.3
4.9
1.7
9.9
:
2002-03 Quarter 2
3.3
4.9
1.9
10.1
:

2002-03 Quarter 3
3.2
5.0
1.7
10.0
:
2002-03 Quarter 4
3.1
4.9
1.6
9.7
:
2003-04 Quarter 1
3.4
4.9
1.8
10.0
:
2003-04 Quarter 2
3.4
5.0
2.0
10.4
:
2003-04 Quarter 3
3.2
5.1
1.9
10.2
:
2003-04 Quarter 4
3.3
5.1
1.8
10.2
:
2004-05 Quarter 1
3.3
5.0
1.9
10.2
:
2004-05 Quarter 2
3.4
5.1
2.0
10.5
:
2004-05 Quarter 3
3.4
5.3
2.0
10.7
:
2004-05 Quarter 4
3.3
5.1
1.9
10.2
:
2005-06 Quarter 1
3.5
5.3
2.0
10.8
:
2005-06 Quarter 2
3.5
5.0
2.1
10.6
:
2005-06 Quarter 3
3.6
5.3
2.1
11.1
:
2005-06 Quarter 4
3.6
5.1
2.0
10.7
:
2006-07 Quarter 1
3.8
5.4
2.0
11.2
:
2006-07 Quarter 2
3.9
5.4
2.2
11.5
:
2006-07 Quarter 3
3.9
5.7
2.2
11.8
:
2006-07 Quarter 4
4.0
5.6
2.0
11.7
:
2007-08 Quarter 1
4.1
5.6
2.1
11.9
:
2007-08 Quarter 2
4.2
5.9
2.2
12.3
:
2007-08 Quarter 3
4.0
6.1
2.3
12.4
:
2007-08 Quarter 4
4.2
5.9
2.2
12.3
:
2008-09 Quarter 1
4.4
6.1
2.4
12.8
:
2008-09 Quarter 2
4.3
6.1
2.4
12.9
:
2008-09 Quarter 3
4.1
6.1
2.4
12.6
0.1
2008-09 Quarter 4
4.1
5.9
2.3
12.3
0.1
2009-10 Quarter 1
4.3
5.8
2.4
12.5
0.1
2009-10 Quarter 2
4.4
5.9
2.4
12.7
0.1
2009-10 Quarter 3
4.4
6.0
2.5
12.9
0.1
2009-10 Quarter 4
4.5
6.1
2.4
13.0
0.1
2010-11 Quarter 1
4.7
6.0
2.6
13.2
0.1
2010-11 Quarter 2
4.7
6.3
2.6
13.6
0.1
2010-11 Quarter 3
4.6
6.3
2.6
13.5
0.1

2010-11 Quarter 4
4.7
6.5
2.6
13.7
0.1
2011-12 Quarter 1
4.8
6.3
2.7
13.8
0.1
2011-12 Quarter 2
4.9
6.6
2.8
14.2
0.1
2011-12 Quarter 3
4.8
6.6
2.9
14.2
0.1
2011-12 Quarter 4
4.8
6.9
2.8
14.5
0.1
2012-13 Quarter 1
4.9
6.6
2.7
14.2
0.1
2012-13 Quarter 2
5.0
6.9
2.8
14.8
0.1
2012-13 Quarter 3
4.8
6.9
2.8
14.6
0.1
2012-13 Quarter 4
4.7
6.8
2.7
14.2
0.1
2013-14 Quarter 1
5.0
7.0
2.8
14.8
0.1
2013-14 Quarter 2
5.0
7.2
2.9
15.1
0.1
2013-14 Quarter 3
4.9
7.2
3.0
15.1
0.1
2013-14 Quarter 4
4.8
7.2
2.8
14.8
0.1
2014-15 Quarter 1
5.2
7.1
2.9
15.2
0.1
2014-15 Quarter 2
5.3
7.4
3.1
15.8
0.1
2014-15 Quarter 3
5.2
7.7
3.1
16.0
0.1
2014-15 Quarter 4
5.1
7.4
2.9
15.4
0.1
2015-16 Quarter 1
5.3
7.5
3.0
15.7
0.2
2015-16 Quarter 2
5.5
7.6
3.1
16.2
0.2
2015-16 Quarter 3
5.3
7.7
3.2
16.3
0.1
2015-16 Quarter 4
5.2
7.7
3.0
15.9
0.1
2016-17 Quarter 1
5.4
7.6
3.1
16.1
0.1
2016-17 Quarter 2
5.6
7.7
3.2
16.5
0.2
2016-17 Quarter 3
5.4
7.7
3.4
16.5
0.2
2016-17 Quarter 4
5.5
7.6
3.2
16.3
0.2
2017-18 Quarter 1
5.5
7.4
3.2
16.2
0.2
2017-18 Quarter 2 (p)
5.7
7.6
3.3
16.7
0.2
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
 
Notes:
1.       Data does not include Heathrow Express, Eurostar , underground or light rail services.

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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