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  • About us

    We run, maintain and develop Britain’s rail tracks, signalling, bridges, tunnels, level crossings, viaducts and 18 key stations

  • Liverpool Street station concourse  

    Fulfilling our vision

    We aim to provide a safe, reliable and efficient railway
    Paddington station platform  


    The latest news about Britain’s railway
    Maintenance workers installing railside equipment  


    Safety is at the forefront of everything we do
    Track maintenance workers  

    Our performance

    Last year, we reduced train delays by 16%
    Several railwat tracks shown from a high vantage point  

    Our routes

    We are structured around ten routes
    Close shot of railway tracks  

    Planning and operating the railway

    Our role as system operator, to plan and improve the network
    Patrick Butcher  

    Our governance structure

    We are the not for dividend owner and operator of Britain's rail insfrastructure
    Richard Parry-Jones  

    Our leadership

    Our directors are responsible to members and other stakeholders for our leadership 
    Passengers at Paddington station  

    Transparency and ethics 

    A more open, honest and accessible organisation