million tons of transported goods
In 2021, a total of 102.2 million tons of goods were transported on the Austrian railway network.
km total length of the railway network
The Austrian railway network has a total length of 5,724 km (2021).
In 2021, a total of 1.3 million containers and swap bodies were transported on Austria’s railway network.
billion euros in exports
In 2021, exports of rail vehicles, track fixtures and fittings, and signal equipment amounted to around EUR 1.84 billion.
Facts and Figures - Rail
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|Rail freight transport according to transport areas in 2021|
|Transport area||Transport volume in tons / share in %||Transport output in tkm*) / share in %|
|Transit||31.3 million t / 30.6%||7.9 billion tkm / 36.2%|
|Domestic||28.5 million t / 27.8%||4.3 billion tkm / 19.7%|
|Cross-border receipt||24.9 million t / 24.4%||5.6 billion tkm / 25.7%|
|Cross-border shipment||17.5 million t / 17.1%||4.0 billion tkm / 18.3%|
|Total:||102.2 million tons||21.8 billion tkm|
|*) tkm = transported goods in tons per kilometre|
Last update : 25. April 2023