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Rail Statistics for Ireland – June 2014 16th June 2014

Posted on 16/06/14 at 11:03

The National Transport Authority today (June 16, 2014) published its latest Bulletin on Rail Statistics for Ireland, which focuses on passenger statistics in respect of heavy rail services provided by Iarnród Éireann (Irish Rail) and Luas light rail services provided by the Railway Procurement Agency (RPA).

The information in the Bulletin is drawn from operational reporting information provided by Iarnród Éireann under its Public Service Obligation (PSO) contract with the Authority and by the RPA who are carrying out assigned functions for the Authority. The data shows trends from 2010 to 2013, in the main.

The full Bulletin is available to download, read and print on the Authority’s website by clicking here – Rail Statistics for Ireland.

Topics covered include: • number of passenger journeys • rail patronage and general economic data • operated kilometres / vehicle seat kilometres • passenger revenues • free travel scheme revenue • subsidies • network changes • rail accessibility

This is the fourth issue of 2014 in a series of Statistical Bulletins published by the National Transport Authority.  Earlier ones – from 2013 and 2014 – covering taxi services, rail, commercial bus and household travel, can be accessed in the Statistical Bulletins section of the National Transport Authority website www.nationaltransport.ie