Disruption cause: collision with an animal

This page shows more information about this disruption cause.

This disruption cause has been categorized under Accidents.

Most affected lines

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

  1. Amersfoort - Apeldoorn
    3 disruptions • duration: 1 hour, 21 minutes
  2. Almelo - Hengelo
    1 disruption • duration: 3 hours, 17 minutes
  3. Eindhoven - Tilburg
    1 disruption • duration: 1 hour, 17 minutes
  4. Leeuwarden - Zwolle
    1 disruption • duration: 44 minutes
  5. Rotterdam Centraal - Utrecht Centraal
    1 disruption • duration: 24 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 November 1, 2019 and October 31, 2021, Rijden de Treinen has reported 8 disruptions caused due to a collision with an animal. This is an average of 0 disruptions per day.

The average duration for this cause is 54 minutes.

Number of disruptions and total duration

This graphs shows the number of disruptions which are caused due to a collision with an animal 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.