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 2017-18 Quarter 2
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
1,203.3
374.3
1,715.9
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
296.3
91.1
422.1
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
35.7
303.7
96.8
436.1
0.6
2017-18 Quarter 1
35.7
284.6
95.1
415.3
0.6
2017-18 Quarter 2 (p)
36.3
290.9
96.2
423.3
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,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