Light Rail Finances

 

Key Indicators

Revenue by system

Revenue from Light Rail systems in England reached £371.5 million in 2017/18. This is an increase of 82% (after adjustment for inflation) since 2007/08. However, revenue growth has not been even across all networks.


Revenue per passenger journey

The average revenue per passenger from Light Rail Systems in England was £1.39 for 2017/18.


Revenue per passenger kilometre

The average revenue per passenger km from Light Rail Systems in England was £0.20, an increase of 18% since 2007/08 (in 2015/16 prices)