Disruption cause: lineside fire

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. Den Haag Centraal - Utrecht Centraal
    2 disruptions • duration: 2 hours, 29 minutes
  2. Hamm (Westf.) - Venlo
    1 disruption • duration: 2 hours, 7 minutes
  3. Breda - Rotterdam Centraal
    1 disruption • duration: 55 minutes
  4. Leeuwarden - Zwolle
    1 disruption • duration: 43 minutes
  5. Rotterdam Centraal - Utrecht Centraal
    1 disruption • duration: 37 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 October 1, 2019 and September 30, 2021, Rijden de Treinen has reported 12 disruptions caused due to a lineside fire. This is an average of 0 disruptions per day.

The average duration for this cause is 43 minutes.

Number of disruptions and total duration

This graphs shows the number of disruptions which are caused due to a lineside fire 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.