Major railway stations including Birmingham New Street are getting busier.
Nearly 5% more journeys were made to and from the 10 busiest train stations in 2011/12 compared with 2010/2011, according to statistics from the Office of Rail Regulation (ORR).
Improvements at Birmingham New Street station contributed to the rise, with over 25% more passengers passing through the station in 2011/12.
The busiest station in 2011/12 was Waterloo in London with more than 94 million passengers passing through.
Birmingham New Street is said to be the eighth busiest station with more than 31 million travellers.