Fare freezes and part-time season tickets are needed, say rail unions and watchdogs.
Some will be cheaper but others may be more expensive.
The London North Eastern Railway increased its fares by more than inflation.
A rail campaign group said the rise is “another kick in the wallet” for passengers.
Trade unions described it as “the latest kick in the teeth”.
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Labour say the cash could have paid for 26 buses.
Transport secretary Chris Grayling has been slammed for allowing HS2 staff to “waste” more than £5 million on train fares