FOI request detail

Number of cancellations on TFL Rail

Request ID: FOI-4502-1718
Date published: 01 March 2018

You asked

Can you let me know the number of cancelled trains you have had since 01.01.2018 and the same for the whole of 2017

We answered

TfL Ref: 4502-1718

Thank you for your request received by Transport for London (TfL) on 12 February 2018 asking for information about cancellations of TfL Rail trains since 1.1.18 to the date of your request, and for the whole of 2017.

Your request has been considered in accordance with the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act and our information access policy. I can confirm that we hold the information you require.

Please see below for the information you have requested.

Total number of trains booked to run

Number of trains cancelled




2018 (up to 12/2/2018)



In the current period 91.2% of  trains arrived at their final destination within five minutes of the scheduled time.

We also publish TfL Rail’s performance here:

If this is not the information you are looking for, or if you are unable to access it for any reason, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Please see the attached information sheet for details of your right to appeal as well as information on copyright and what to do if you would like to re-use any of the information we have disclosed.

Yours sincerely

Sara Thomas

FOI Case Management Team

General Counsel

Transport for London

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