The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) published Passenger Rail Usage 2019-20 Q1 Statistics yesterday providing background on passenger journeys, kilometres, revenue and train kilometres in Great Britain. Key stats covered include:
- Rail passenger journeys in Great Britain in 2019-20 Q1 increased to 439 million (2.4% rise compared to 2018-19 Q1).
- The number of journeys for the 12 months to the end of June 2019 was 1.77 billion.
- The increase in total passenger journeys nationally was driven by a 3.0% rise in the London and South East sector to 303 million in 2019-20 Q1.