• 2017 rail fares published

    2017 rail fares published

    Train fares will go up on average by 2.3 per cent next year

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  • Our customers, our people: a railway for the digital age

    Our customers, our people: a railway for the digital age

    New report setting out how changes are essential to address the capacity challenge facing Britain's railway

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  • New chairman for RDG

    New chairman for RDG

    Chris Burchell takes up new role as chairman of the Rail Delivery Group on 1 January 2017

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  • 2017 rail fares published 2017 rail fares published
  • Our customers, our people: a railway for the digital age Our customers, our people: a railway for the digital age
  • New chairman for RDG New chairman for RDG

Work programme

Today's railway

Improving punctuality, reliability and value for money . . ....

Customer experience

Modernising ticketing and improving door-to-door journeys ....

Industry reform

Improving industry structures to enable excellence . . . . ....

Tomorrow's railway

Better planning for the railway's future . .  .  ....

Travelling by rail?

Find out how to buy a ticket, where your fare goes, and what we are doing to improve ticketing

Discover the range of Railcards that can get you discounts on train travel, if you meet the conditions

How we are improving stations and their facilities, and linking up the train with bus and bike services

Rail events

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Facts & statistics

  • How we compare to Europe

    • Passengers rate Britain’s railway as the best major network in Europe, according to a survey of 26,000 people published by the European Commission.
    • Between 1998 and 2011, journeys per head of population increased by 53% in the UK compared to 22% growth in France and 16% growth in Germany and dipped in the Netherlands. 
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