Rail & Stations

Railways connect society together and enable economic growth in the regions they serve.  Connected Places Catapult is working to accelerate innovation in the UK rail ecosystem - addressing technology and market barriers – bringing supply chain and challenge owners closer together

Our achievements
rail ecosystem projects
delivered to date
SME partnerships
to accelerate activities
2 -3
Technical Readiness Levels
increased per project


Passenger pivot

Fast-tracking a reinvention of rail. Cycle to a station, catch a flying taxi home.

Green catalyst

A role for rail in the race to net zero. Eliminating diesel and stimulating active travel.