London Midland Watch

Documenting one individual's experience of the service delivered on the London Midland Birmingham Cross City line train, mostly travelling during morning and evening commuter times.

Journeys since 2017-09-18
Average 7.67 minutes delay, 69 total minutes late.
TotalOn timeLate
3-5 minutes late5-10 minutes lateover 10 minutes late

(Department for Transport counts journeys as late after 5 minutes, I count journeys as late after 3 minutes)

Economic cost to passengers of delays based on average train occupancy of 150 passengers
Passenger salary£7.20/hr
(Minimum wage)
(Median wage)
(My wage)
Per passenger£8.28£15.18£20.36
Per train£1,242.00£2,277.00£3,053.25

London Midland claimed punctuality: 73% trains within three minutes; actual experienced punctuality here: 33.3%.

Show last seven days, last 30 days, last year, leaf fall 2015, leaf fall 2016.

09:09 at Bournville on 2017-09-25
Departed at 09:16, 7 minutes late.
18:14 at Birmingham New Street on 2017-09-22
Departed at 18:23, 9 minutes late.
08:58 at Five Ways on 2017-09-22
Departed at 09:03, 5 minutes late.
18:02 at Selly Oak on 2017-09-21
Departed at 18:16, 14 minutes late.
09:28 at Five Ways on 2017-09-21
Departed at 09:31, 3 minutes late.
18:42 at Selly Oak on 2017-09-20
Departed at 19:01, 19 minutes late.
08:59 at Bournville on 2017-09-20
Departed at 09:01, 2 minutes late.
18:23 at Selly Oak on 2017-09-19
Departed at 18:27, 4 minutes late.
09:08 at Five Ways on 2017-09-19
Departed at 09:14, 6 minutes late.

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