Railways

The Government provides strategic direction and procures rail services and projects that only it can specify. Responsibility for day-to-day delivery of railway services rests with the industry.

Current issues

High speed rail High speed rail

Information on proposals for high speed rail.




Travelling by train

Information for passengers

Tickets and discounts

Train timetables

Rail operators

Responsibility for day-to-day delivery of railway services rests with the rail industry.

Rail infrastructure

DfT works with partners to deliver major rail projects.

Rail safety and security

DfT works with partners to safe and secure of rail services.

Rail for business and industry

Rail policy

Research and statistics