British rail travellers hit by fares five times higher than in Europe

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British rail commuters are spending up to five times as much of their salary on season tickets compared to the rest of Europe, according to a new study. Research showed that regular travellers will spend as much as 13 percent of their salary travelling to work by train in Britain from Tuesday. This compares with between 2.5 percent and 5 percent of worker's salaries in countries such as France, Germany, Italy and Spain. The findings come as millions of passengers are preparing to return to work on Tuesday after the festive season are hit with the biggest fare increase since 2013. Train...


British rail travellers hit by fares five times higher than in Europe


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