Disruption cause: broken down train

This page shows more information about this disruption cause.

This disruption cause has been categorized under Rolling stock problems.

Most affected lines

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

  1. Lelystad Centrum - Schiphol Airport
    205 disruptions • duration: 7 days, 1 hour
  2. Amersfoort - Schiphol Airport
    167 disruptions • duration: 7 days, 21 hours
  3. Amsterdam Centraal - Schiphol Airport
    152 disruptions • duration: 4 days, 20 hours
  4. Leiden Centraal - Schiphol Airport
    142 disruptions • duration: 3 days, 19 hours
  5. Amsterdam Centraal - Lelystad Centrum
    140 disruptions • duration: 4 days, 8 hours

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 October 1, 2019 and September 30, 2021, Rijden de Treinen has reported 3,412 disruptions caused due to a broken down train. This is an average of 5 disruptions per day.

The average duration for this cause is 41 minutes.

Number of disruptions and total duration

This graphs shows the number of disruptions which are caused due to a broken down train 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.