Disruption cause: defective railway track

This page shows more information about this disruption cause.

This disruption cause has been categorized under Infrastructure.

Most affected lines

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

  1. 's-Hertogenbosch - Utrecht Centraal
    18 disruptions • duration: 2 days, 4 hours
  2. Tiel - Utrecht Centraal
    10 disruptions • duration: 14 hours, 19 minutes
  3. Den Haag HS - Rotterdam Centraal
    9 disruptions • duration: 1 day, 5 hours
  4. Schiphol Airport - Utrecht Centraal
    8 disruptions • duration: 2 days, 3 hours
  5. Rotterdam Centraal - Utrecht Centraal
    7 disruptions • duration: 2 days, 5 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 April 1, 2017 and March 31, 2019, Rijden de Treinen has reported 100 disruptions caused due to a defective railway track. This is an average of 0 disruptions per day.

The average duration for this cause is 4 hours, 45 minutes.

Number of disruptions and total duration

This graphs shows the number of disruptions which are caused due to a defective railway track 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.