Total historical rail route length open to passengers in the United Kingdom (UK) between 1955 and 2018
(in kilometres)
Historical passenger rail route length in the United Kingdom (UK) 1955-2018
This statistic shows the length of the United Kingdom (UK) national railway routes open to passengers between 1955 and 2018 (in kilometres). The length covered by the rail network decreased from 1955 to 1970 after which there has been little change in the network size.
Total historical rail route length open to passengers in the United Kingdom (UK) between 1955 and 2018
(in kilometres)
Kilometres (km)
201814,548
201714,491
201614,552
201514,506
201014,482
200514,328
200015,042
199515,002
199014,317
198514,310
198014,394
197514,431
197014,637
196517,516
196022,314
195523,820
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Source

Release date

December 2018

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

1955 to 2018

Historical passenger rail route length in the United Kingdom (UK) 1955-2018
This statistic shows the length of the United Kingdom (UK) national railway routes open to passengers between 1955 and 2018 (in kilometres). The length covered by the rail network decreased from 1955 to 1970 after which there has been little change in the network size.
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