This market insight provides an outlook of growth opportunities in the rail operator business around the world. The growth of new marketplaces, enabled through increased penetration mobile, is rapidly changing the way customers engage with transport operators. Rail transportation has faced heavy competition from other modes of transportation—primarily from road transport. The transport market is highly competitive with conventional road transportation providers facing high levels of disruption with further possible dilution of railway modal share. The insight discusses the key trends and opportunities and market forces in the rail operator market; it also highlights competitive factors and key approaches.