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Railway passengers, 2018 - Country rankings:

The average for 2018 based on 30 countries was 21968 million passengers times km's.The highest value was in Russia: 129542 million passengers times km's and the lowest value was in Albania: 3 million passengers times km's. The indicator is available from 1995 to 2019. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: million passengers times km's; Source: The World Bank
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Countries Railway passengers, 2018 Global rank Available data
Russia 129542 1 1995 - 2018
France 107920 2 1995 - 2018
Germany 98000 3 1995 - 2018
UK 80526 4 1995 - 2018
Italy 55493 5 1995 - 2018
Ukraine 28685 6 1995 - 2018
Spain 28434 7 1995 - 2018
Poland 21043 8 1995 - 2018
Netherlands 18895 9 1995 - 2018
Sweden 13778 10 1995 - 2018
Austria 13205 11 1995 - 2018
Czechia 10286 12 1995 - 2018
Turkey 8938 13 1995 - 2018
Hungary 7770 14 1995 - 2018
Belarus 6215 15 1995 - 2018
Romania 5577 16 1995 - 2018
Finland 4534 17 1995 - 2018
Euro area 4511 18 1995 - 2018
Portugal 4487 19 1995 - 2018
Slovakia 3915 20 1995 - 2018
Ireland 2281 21 1995 - 2018
Bulgaria 1479 22 1995 - 2018
Greece 1104 23 1995 - 2018
Croatia 756 24 1995 - 2018
Latvia 624 25 1995 - 2018
Lithuania 468 26 1995 - 2018
Estonia 417 27 1995 - 2018
Moldova 95 28 1995 - 2018
North Macedonia 64 29 1995 - 2018
Albania 3 30 1995 - 2018

Economic outlook around the world

Definition: Passengers carried by railway are the number of passengers transported by rail times kilometers traveled.
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