Disruption cause: an emergency call

This page shows more information about this disruption cause.

This disruption cause has been categorized under External influences.

Most affected lines

List of the railway lines which are most often affected by this cause.

  1. Amersfoort - Schiphol Airport
    41 disruptions • duration: 1 day, 3 hours
  2. Lelystad Centrum - Schiphol Airport
    40 disruptions • duration: 1 day, 2 hours
  3. Leiden Centraal - Schiphol Airport
    35 disruptions • duration: 1 day, 1 hour
  4. Amsterdam Centraal - Utrecht Centraal
    32 disruptions • duration: 22 hours, 26 minutes
  5. Alkmaar - Amsterdam Centraal
    29 disruptions • duration: 19 hours, 2 minutes

One disruption often impacts multiple railway lines. In those cases, the same disruption is counted for each affected line.


Statistics for this cause are calculated over the past 24 months.

Between January 1, 2021 and December 31, 2022, Rijden de Treinen has reported 563 disruptions caused due to an emergency call. This is an average of 1 disruption per day.

The average duration for this cause is 38 minutes.

Number of disruptions and total duration

This graphs shows the number of disruptions which are caused due to an emergency call and the total duration of these disruptions (measured in hours).

Disruptions per weekday

This graphs shows the number of disruptions per day of the week.