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Average rail fares to rise by 1.1% from January

Rail commuters in England, Scotland and Wales face an average price rise of 1.1% for journeys taken from 2 January 2016

4 December 2015

First Great Western forced to backtrack over 50% cash compensation for delays after MSE challenge

First Great Western has stopped paying half the amount of compensation due for delays if customers request it in cash

20 August 2015

Rail fares to rise by up to 1% from January 2016

Commuters face an up to 1% rise in rail fares next year, it's been confirmed today

18 August 2015

Guest Comment: Why we desperately need flexible rail fares

Martin Abrams from the Campaign for Better Transport says more should be done to improve the service rail passengers get

18 August 2015

Tesco to launch Clubcard 'flash sale' – should you hold on to your points?

Clubcard members planning on redeeming vouchers may want to hold on to them for now

5 February 2015

Contactless payments coming to London's Tube in September

You'll be able to use contactless payments on London's Tube system from 16 September, Transport for London's confirmed

25 July 2014

Most passengers don't know their train refund rights – find out yours

More than three-quarters of rail passengers don't know their rights when trains are delayed or cancelled

21 February 2014

Train fare rises capped by Government

The Government has today announced it is curbing the amount rail fares in England can rise by

9 October 2013

Rail commuters face fare hikes – but you can beat the rises

Cash-strapped commuters face regulated rail fares rises of 4.1% on average in England next year

13 August 2013

Rail fares could rise by 11.2% as inflation figures revealed

Hard-hit rail commuters face further misery, as it's been revealed some season tickets could go up by 11.2% next year

14 August 2012