Trains & Busses


  • Tickets for long-distance travel or cross-regional travel by train or bus
  • Time-limited subscription based travel
  • Prerequisite is an online checkout process


  • Offline and telephone bookings / reservations
  • Tickets for public transport, for within city, or other local travel
Market definition



  • Revenue in the "Trains & Busses" segment amounts to US$44,559m in 2017.
  • Revenue is expected to show an annual growth rate (CAGR 2017-2021) of 10.4 % resulting in a market volume of US$66,173m in 2021.
  • User penetration is at 8.7 % in 2017 and is expected to hit 12.2 % in 2021.
  • The average revenue per user (ARPU) currently amounts to US$131.37.
  • From a global comparison perspective it is shown that most revenue is generated in the United States (US$8,646m in 2017).
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