Spain records significant growth in High Speed Rail

13 May, 2014

Spain has recently recorded 23% growth in high speed rail patronage since 2013. RENFE has announced that following the introduction of a market-based fare structure in February 2013, the first 12 months has shown an increase of 23% in HSR passengers (from 12m to 14.9m) and revenue growth of 7% and average train occupancy/load factor up from 65% to 73%.