Ticket fare to rise by 2.7% in 2020
As passengers prepare for the December strikes that continue till the end of the year, train operators have revealed that ticket fares will rise above the consumer price in 2020. Calculated by The Independent, passengers are expected to pay over a £1 per mile.
Passengers are going to have the pay 2.7% more of their original train fare by the 2nd of February, between London & Manchester the one-way fare will rise by £5 to £180. Services will be run by Avanti West Coast (First Operated) which has taken over Virgin Trains on the West Coast Mainline.