Disruption cause: signalling and points failure

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. Schiphol Airport - Utrecht Centraal
    7 disruptions • duration: 19 hours, 51 minutes
  2. Amsterdam Centraal - Utrecht Centraal
    6 disruptions • duration: 11 hours, 5 minutes
  3. Amsterdam Centraal - Haarlem
    5 disruptions • duration: 3 hours, 39 minutes
  4. Emmen - Zwolle
    4 disruptions • duration: 12 hours, 29 minutes
  5. Groningen - Zwolle
    4 disruptions • duration: 9 hours, 54 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, 2020 and September 30, 2022, Rijden de Treinen has reported 67 disruptions caused due to a signalling and points failure. This is an average of 0 disruptions per day.

The average duration for this cause is 2 hours, 7 minutes.

Number of disruptions and total duration

This graphs shows the number of disruptions which are caused due to a signalling and points failure 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.