Passenger journeys by sector - Table 12.6
Number of passenger journeys made (millions)
Great Britain
Annual data (financial year): 1994-95 to 2016-17
Quarterly data (financial year): 1994-95 Quarter 1 to 2016-17 Quarter 4
Financial year
Franchised long distance operators
Franchised London and South East operators
Franchised regional operators
Total franchised passenger journeys
Non franchised
1994-95
54.3
507.1
173.7
735.1
:
1995-96
55.8
521.2
184.2
761.2
:
1996-97
58.1
547.7
194.4
800.2
:
1997-98
63.5
581.0
201.2
845.7
:
1998-99
67.5
616.3
208.1
891.9
:
1999-00
72.1
638.8
220.1
931.0
:
2000-01
69.7
664.1
222.7
956.6
:
2001-02
74.1
663.3
222.2
959.6
:
2002-03
77.2
679.1
219.2
975.5
:
2003-04
81.5
690.0
240.2
1,011.7
:
2004-05
83.7
704.5
251.3
1,039.5
:
2005-06
89.5
719.7
267.3
1,076.5
:
2006-07
99.0
769.5
276.5
1,145.0
:
2007-08
103.9
828.4
285.8
1,218.1
:
2008-09
109.4
854.3
302.8
1,266.5
:
2009-10
111.6
842.2
304.0
1,257.9
1.4
2010-11
117.9
917.6
318.2
1,353.8
1.8
2011-12
125.3
993.8
340.9
1,460.0
1.5
2012-13
127.7
1,032.4
340.9
1,500.9
1.7
2013-14
129.0
1,106.9
350.5
1,586.5
1.9
2014-15
134.2
1,154.9
364.7
1,653.7
2.1
2015-16
138.3
1,202.8
374.2
1,715.3
2.3
2016-17
143.5
1,196.8
388.7
1,729.1
2.4
Financial quarter
Franchised long distance operators
Franchised London andSouth East operators
Franchised regional operators
Total franchised passenger journeys
Non franchised
1994-95 Quarter 1
14.3
125.0
44.8
184.1
:

1994-95 Quarter 2
12.0
111.3
37.4
160.7
:
1994-95 Quarter 3
14.2
136.3
46.8
197.4
:
1994-95 Quarter 4
13.7
134.4
44.7
192.9
:
1995-96 Quarter 1
13.6
126.7
45.6
185.9
:
1995-96 Quarter 2
13.4
123.5
45.0
181.9
:
1995-96 Quarter 3
14.4
138.3
48.4
201.1
:
1995-96 Quarter 4
14.5
132.6
45.2
192.3
:
1996-97 Quarter 1
14.1
131.7
46.5
192.3
:
1996-97 Quarter 2
14.3
131.7
48.1
194.2
:
1996-97 Quarter 3
15.4
145.4
51.6
212.4
:
1996-97 Quarter 4
14.4
138.8
48.1
201.3
:
1997-98 Quarter 1
14.7
137.5
47.9
200.1
:
1997-98 Quarter 2
16.0
139.5
50.4
205.9
:
1997-98 Quarter 3
17.0
153.5
53.4
223.9
:
1997-98 Quarter 4
15.9
150.5
49.4
215.8
:
1998-99 Quarter 1
15.8
143.8
51.0
210.6
:
1998-99 Quarter 2
17.1
147.1
50.7
214.9
:
1998-99 Quarter 3
17.8
165.0
54.6
237.4
:
1998-99 Quarter 4
16.8
160.4
51.9
229.0
:
1999-00 Quarter 1
17.2
151.8
52.6
221.7
:
1999-00 Quarter 2
18.3
155.7
54.8
228.8
:
1999-00 Quarter 3
18.4
166.2
57.4
241.9
:
1999-00 Quarter 4
18.2
165.1
55.3
238.6
:
2000-01 Quarter 1
18.6
160.9
55.3
234.8
:
2000-01 Quarter 2
19.9
167.1
59.9
246.9
:
2000-01 Quarter 3
15.3
169.2
55.3
239.8
:
2000-01 Quarter 4
15.8
166.9
52.2
235.0
:
2001-02 Quarter 1
18.1
164.3
53.8
236.3
:
2001-02 Quarter 2
18.7
163.9
57.5
240.1
:
2001-02 Quarter 3
18.9
173.2
59.4
251.5
:
2001-02 Quarter 4
18.3
161.9
51.5
231.6
:
2002-03 Quarter 1
18.7
166.7
53.2
238.7
:
2002-03 Quarter 2
19.0
166.1
55.9
241.0
:

2002-03 Quarter 3
20.0
174.4
56.4
250.9
:
2002-03 Quarter 4
19.5
171.8
53.7
245.0
:
2003-04 Quarter 1
19.8
167.0
56.5
243.3
:
2003-04 Quarter 2
20.4
169.7
60.0
250.1
:
2003-04 Quarter 3
20.5
176.2
62.8
259.5
:
2003-04 Quarter 4
20.7
177.2
60.9
258.7
:
2004-05 Quarter 1
20.1
169.6
62.8
252.5
:
2004-05 Quarter 2
21.0
174.2
61.5
256.7
:
2004-05 Quarter 3
21.8
183.7
65.4
270.8
:
2004-05 Quarter 4
20.9
177.0
61.7
259.6
:
2005-06 Quarter 1
22.0
182.7
64.1
268.8
:
2005-06 Quarter 2
21.5
171.4
66.6
259.5
:
2005-06 Quarter 3
23.2
188.3
69.9
281.4
:
2005-06 Quarter 4
22.8
177.2
66.7
266.7
:
2006-07 Quarter 1
23.7
185.9
65.3
274.9
:
2006-07 Quarter 2
24.6
183.5
71.6
279.6
:
2006-07 Quarter 3
25.2
202.5
71.9
299.7
:
2006-07 Quarter 4
25.5
197.7
67.7
290.8
:
2007-08 Quarter 1
25.7
198.4
68.1
292.3
:
2007-08 Quarter 2
26.2
204.5
70.5
301.2
:
2007-08 Quarter 3
25.1
215.8
75.5
316.4
:
2007-08 Quarter 4
26.8
209.6
71.8
308.2
:
2008-09 Quarter 1
27.7
212.7
76.5
317.0
:
2008-09 Quarter 2
27.5
212.7
75.5
315.7
:
2008-09 Quarter 3
27.5
218.1
77.4
323.0
0.3
2008-09 Quarter 4
26.7
210.8
73.3
310.8
0.3
2009-10 Quarter 1
26.8
202.8
74.0
303.6
0.3
2009-10 Quarter 2
27.4
201.9
73.8
303.1
0.3
2009-10 Quarter 3
28.9
210.7
79.7
319.3
0.4
2009-10 Quarter 4
28.6
226.8
76.4
331.8
0.4
2010-11 Quarter 1
28.7
214.9
78.4
322.0
0.5
2010-11 Quarter 2
29.3
226.1
78.0
333.4
0.5
2010-11 Quarter 3
30.0
232.9
81.3
344.2
0.4

2010-11 Quarter 4
29.9
243.7
80.5
354.2
0.4
2011-12 Quarter 1
30.3
233.7
81.6
345.6
0.4
2011-12 Quarter 2
31.1
243.5
82.7
357.3
0.4
2011-12 Quarter 3
32.0
249.2
89.5
370.7
0.4
2011-12 Quarter 4
31.9
267.3
87.2
386.4
0.4
2012-13 Quarter 1
31.4
245.3
81.6
358.3
0.4
2012-13 Quarter 2
32.5
258.8
84.3
375.6
0.4
2012-13 Quarter 3
32.7
262.4
90.6
385.6
0.4
2012-13 Quarter 4
31.1
265.9
84.4
381.4
0.5
2013-14 Quarter 1
32.2
267.3
85.7
385.3
0.5
2013-14 Quarter 2
32.5
272.5
85.6
390.5
0.5
2013-14 Quarter 3
33.1
277.6
92.3
403.0
0.4
2013-14 Quarter 4
31.2
289.4
86.9
407.6
0.5
2014-15 Quarter 1
32.8
273.4
87.3
393.5
0.5
2014-15 Quarter 2
33.6
284.1
90.0
407.7
0.5
2014-15 Quarter 3
34.8
299.9
95.2
429.9
0.5
2014-15 Quarter 4
33.0
297.4
92.3
422.7
0.5
2015-16 Quarter 1
33.6
290.6
89.8
414.0
0.6
2015-16 Quarter 2
34.7
295.9
91.0
421.5
0.6
2015-16 Quarter 3
35.8
306.9
99.0
441.7
0.6
2015-16 Quarter 4
34.2
309.5
94.4
438.1
0.6
2016-17 Quarter 1
35.1
298.1
93.4
426.7
0.6
2016-17 Quarter 2
35.9
294.7
94.3
424.8
0.6
2016-17 Quarter 3
36.8
300.4
104.3
441.4
0.6
2016-17 Quarter 4 (p)
35.7
303.7
96.8
436.1
0.6
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 or light rail (inc. underground) services.
2.       Data are provisional until the end of the financial year as train operators may revise data submitted to ORR.

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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 http://www.transport.gov.scot/statistics/scottish-transport-statistics-all-editions
3.       Data comparing the UK with other European countries is available from Eurostat http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/web/transport/data/database