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Table 1 International HSR lines, 2016

From: The local economic impacts of high-speed railways: theories and facts

Country In service (km) Under construction (km) Planned (km) Current rank
Austria 48 218 - 16
Belgium 209 - - 12
France 2036 740 1786 4
Germany 1475 368 324 5
Italy 923 125 221 6
Netherlands 120 - - 13
Poland 224 - 1127 11
Spain 2871 1262 1327 3
Switzerland 87 72 - 15
UK 113 - 543 14
China 21,688 10,201 677 1
Taiwan 345 9 - 10
Japan 2892 551 179 2
South Korea 598 61 49 8
Turkey 688 469 1134 7
US 362 483 1023 9
Total 34,679 14,559 8390 -
  1. UIC data, accessible online
  2. These statistics include only countries that already have HSR lines in service