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Energy use of electric Intercity train in Finland in 2016
Electricity consumption Energy Number of seats Load factor
[kWh]* [MJ] [%]
Per train kilometre  11 40 509  
Per passenger kilometre 0.054 0.19 40
* Electric energy taken from the catenary
An average train of 300 tonnes in weight
Return trip included so the figures should be multiplied directly with passenger kilometres
Electric train has zero emissions in drive
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd
LIPASTO unit emissions database
Last updated 6.7.2017