Train

This section features operator data on train journeys ticket issues and station barrier counts as well as information on train usage from other BTS collections such as the Household Travel Survey.

The official measure of train patronage is journeys. For details refer to the documentation in the About the Data tab.

Train Usage

COMING SOON! A new visualisation showing train usage based on Opal data replaces the old data products.


Train Statistics Report Dataset

Summary of Train Statistics Report - 2014 5.28 MB ZIP

Train Loads

Summary of Train Loads – March 2016 484 KB ZIP
Summary of Train Loads – September 2015 524 KB ZIP
Summary of Train Loads – March 2015 524 KB ZIP
Graphs of Train Loads Per Line – March 2015 3.10 MB PDF
Summary of Train Loads – September 2014 534 KB ZIP
Graphs of Train Loads Per Line – September 2014 3.05 MB
PDF

Station Barrier Counts

This collection is being retired to give way to new and better sources of information on barrier counts.


Dataset

TrainTicket Sales and Journeys Data

Scope

NSW Trains and Sydney Trains Network

Reference Period

Monthly from July 2000

Variables

Refer to Code Frames in Database Documentation

Technical Documentation

Database Documentation
Enhanced methodology for rail patronage measurement

 

Dataset

Station Barrier Counts

Scope

NSW Trains and Sydney Trains Network

Reference Period

Calendar year: From 2004

Variables

Refer to Station Barrier Counts Dataset Code Frames

Technical Documentation

Station Barrier Counts Database Documentation 
 

Cover of Compendium of Sydney Rail Travel Statistics, 8th Edition Train Statistics 2014
March 2015
The Compendium includes data on train passenger activity in the Sydney area and information on train users. Statistics on the train network and train services are also included.

 

Summary of Train Statistics Report - 2014 March 2015 ZIP

Past publications

Compendium of Sydney Rail Travel Statistics, 8th Edition Mar 2013 PDF
Train Access and Egress Modes Nov 2006 PDF
Train Users In Sydney, 2003 Nov 2003 PDF
Train Users in Sydney, 2001  Oct 2001 PDF
Train Users in Sydney, 1998 Jun 1998 PDF
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Train Patronage COMING SOON

Watch this space for the new tool that will show train patronage based on Opal.

 

 

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Train Loads

Find out the train loads by line during the AM and PM peak periods from the latest March 2016 surveys.