Train performance for period 8 (4 weeks ended 8 November) is 89.1%

Thursday, 20 November 2014

 Train punctuality for Abellio Greater Anglia in the most recent four-week period ended 8 November 2014 is 89.1%, as published by Network Rail in the latest public performance measure (PPM) national train performance figures for the rail industry Period 8 (2014/15). The national performance figure for Period 8 covering all Britain’s railways is 84.6%.

In the route-by-route punctuality figures for Abellio Greater Anglia in Period 8, West Anglia route punctuality is 92%; Metro & Southend 91.7%; Stansted Express 88.9%; Mainline 85.2% and Rural 84.1%.

The current moving annual average (MAA) performance figure to the end of Period 8 for Abellio Greater Anglia is 90.6% (this measures the average punctuality for the past 13 periods of train performance).

Jamie Burles, Managing Director, Abellio Greater Anglia said: "There were a number of incidents that adversely affected our train service performance in Period 8 including fatalities, weather-related incidents, infrastructure and train faults. We worked closely with Network Rail to minimise the disruption to services wherever possible and I am sorry for the inconvenience this will have caused for customers.”

• The measure of train punctuality known as PPM (public performance measure) means trains arriving at their destinations within five minutes for commuter services and within 10 minutes for long distance (Intercity) services.