West Midlands commuters 'hit' with rail fare increase

As West Midlands commuters head back to work after the Christmas break, they are once again being faced with above inflation rail fare rises.

The average cost of a season ticket has increased by 4.2%. Campaigners are calling it a tax on going to work.


Transport Fares Rise

From today, new fare increases come into force for transport services across the Midlands.