Rail Fare Rises

How Rail Companies Could Avoid Increasing Train Fares

Henry Stewart | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK
Henry Stewart

If standard class carriages generate 61% more income, then it would seem to be a simple financial decision to start converting first class carriages on their own initiative? This does depend on more demand being created for standard class.

Train Company Bosses Receive Six-Figure Salaries...

PA | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK

Train company bosses are enjoying six-figure salaries at a time when rail passengers are enduring above-inflation fare rises, according to latest figu...

Rail Fares on the Rise: The Challenge of Change

Alexander Jan | Posted 09.03.2013 | UK Politics
Alexander Jan

Unlike buying a car or new kitchen, the hard pressed commuter of today is often paying for improvements that will be enjoyed years from now. When upgrades do arrive, the benefits are often taken up in the form of catering for increased demand.

Increased Rail Fares 'Not That Expensive' Says Minister

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.01.2013 | UK

Rail fares in the UK are "not as expensive as is being presented" a minister has said, despite a survey suggesting some UK commuters will be forced to...