• How have Britain’s railways transformed?

    How have Britain’s railways transformed?

    Follow the CBI’s Great Business Debate

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  • Consultation on our draft 'Vision for Stations'

    Consultation on our draft 'Vision for Stations'

    Please read the document and send us your views by 11 September 2015

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  • Constituency rail map launched

    Constituency rail map launched

    Find out more about the stations, railway lines and rail freight terminals in your area.

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  • How have Britain’s railways transformed? How have Britain’s railways transformed?
  • Consultation on our draft 'Vision for Stations' Consultation on our draft 'Vision for Stations'
  • Constituency rail map launched Constituency rail map launched

Work programmes

Franchising

Providing an in-depth review of common issues around both recent and future franchising competitions....

Freight

Providing strategic direction to the rail freight sector, whilst promoting its benefits to the UK eco...

Information & ticketing

Ensuring an excellent customer experience when purchasing tickets through the provision of clear, simp...

Transparency

Extending openness in the rail industry by making relevant data and information more accessible to ra...

Rolling stock

Bringing representatives of the rolling stock companies (ROSCOs) together with RDG representatives to...

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Rail events

Facts & statistics

  • Better passenger information

    • Many train companies and National Rail Enquiries offer smartphone apps and text alerts to keep you informed about your journey as well as issuing Twitter updates to over a million followers.
    • 2,600 ticket machines are now in use at stations across the country and their use has almost doubled over the past five years as the rail industry continues to work hard to offer passengers more ways to buy more conveniently.
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