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article 23 November 2010 UK
Rail fares face 6.2 per cent increase

Train passengers face a rise in rail fares of an average of 6.2 per cent in January - an "outrageous" figure that masks the real rise from individual companies, campaigners tell Channel 4 News.

article 02 January 2013 UK
Rail fare rises take effect on UK trains

As rail fare price hikes kick in on trains across the country, campaigners call for an end to above-inflation rises amid widespread anger at continuing increases.

article 22 October 2010 UK
Train fares hiked despite manifesto promise

Commuters face a rise in rail fares following cuts to the transport budget despite promises in one coalition partner's manifesto. A Liberal Democrat MP tells Channel 4 News the hike is "regrettable".

article 14 August 2012 UK
Inflation shock as train fares set to soar

Hard-hit rail commuters face a greater-than-expected 6.2 per cent hike in average fares in the new year after official figures revealed a shock rise in the inflation rate.

article 16 August 2011 UK
Rail fares set to jump 8 per cent

Commuters face more train travel misery as high inflation means ticket prices will increase by 8 per cent or more.

article 14 August 2012 UK
Protests over rising rail fares

Unions, transport campaigners and rail passenger groups launch a day of action to protest at "massive" fare increases and cuts to jobs and services.

article 19 August 2014 Business
Fair fares? Cost of rail tickets rises as wages stagnate

Rail passengers will have to pay an extra 3.5 per cent for their season tickets in January on top of the big increases they have seen since the last election.

article 13 August 2013 UK
Rail protests over 4.1 per cent train fare hike

With train fares set to rise by an average 4.1 per cent in January, campaigners say the rise will be the sixth time in seven years that rail fares have outstripped wages.

article 02 January 2013 UK
Rail fare rises: Is commuting becoming 'an extravagance'?

As passengers face inflation-busting fare rises on the first working day of 2013, Channel 4 News reveals the extent that commuting by rail has become unaffordable for many low income workers.

video 02 January 2015 Business

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Rail fare hikes, poor service, and delays - video

London travellers react - negatively - to the new-year hike in rail prices. Fares have risen by up to 2.5 per cent.