Railways: Passengers

Department for Transport written question – answered on 5th March 2015.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Tim Yeo Tim Yeo Chair, Energy and Climate Change Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of recent trends in the number of rail passenger journeys.

Photo of Claire Perry Claire Perry Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)

In the first four years under this Government, passenger journeys increased by 26%. The number of journeys made on the rail network grew by 6% in 2013/14, and has more than doubled since privatisation.

Does this answer the above question?

Yes1 person thinks so

No0 people think not

Would you like to ask a question like this yourself? Use our Freedom of Information site.