• Passengers urged to check before they travel this Christmas and New Year

    Passengers urged to check before they travel this Christmas and New Year

    Network Rail will be delivering more than 330 projects as part of a £148m investment across Britain

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  • Independent rail ombudsman starts work

    Independent rail ombudsman starts work

    Appointed to uphold the highest standards in the rail industry's complaints process and to increase customer satisfaction

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  • Rail review requires 'big conversation'

    Rail review requires 'big conversation'

    All voices must be heard - from trade unions, passenger groups, businesses, politicians and think-tanks to passengers themselves.

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  • Passengers urged to check before they travel this Christmas and New Year Passengers urged to check before they travel this Christmas and New Year
  • Independent rail ombudsman starts work Independent rail ombudsman starts work
  • Rail review requires 'big conversation' Rail review requires 'big conversation'

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

  • Better stations

    • Over 140 platforms have been lengthened across London and the South East allowing longer trains and more seats for passengers.
    • Under the Access For All scheme, £370 million is being spent on making 154 of the busiest stations more accessible by 2015, including lifts, accessible toilets and reducing gaps between train and platform. More than 1,000 stations have already received grants for smaller scale access improvements under the programme.
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