44 weeks at top of punctuality charts for Chiltern Railways

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Chiltern Railways has been named the most punctual rail operator for the eleventh period running, according to figures released by Network Rail today.

The figures, which are based on the percentage of services that arrive within a minute of their scheduled time, revealed that 87.9% of Chiltern Railways trains were on time compared to a national average of 67.3%.

Figures are taken over a four week period.

Andrew Munden, the company’s operations and safety director, said: “These results are testament to the hard work and dedication of our staff from around the business.

“Punctuality is a key priority for us and we will continue to look at ways to provide the best service possible for our customers.”