Greater Anglia train commuters from Braintree and Witham avoid worst of rail fare increases

Braintree and Witham Times: Rail commuters in Braintree and Witham avoid worst of rail fare increases Rail commuters in Braintree and Witham avoid worst of rail fare increases

Train commuters in Braintree have had the price of an annual season ticket frozen for next year.

The Rail Delivery Group announced today that the average price increase, effective from January 2, would be 2.8%.

But the cost of a season ticket from Braintree to London Liverpool Street will remain at £4,124 per year.

Commuters in Witham will pay in excess of £4,000 for an annual ticket to Liverpool Street for the first time after their fares rose by one per cent.

Are you a rail commuter who will be affected by this announcement? Email your views to bwtpost@nqe.com

 

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1:58pm Mon 23 Dec 13

The Stinker Returns says...

I commute from Witham where the service is usually good. People stuck with the Braintree service should get a refund!
I commute from Witham where the service is usually good. People stuck with the Braintree service should get a refund! The Stinker Returns

3:16pm Mon 23 Dec 13

YNWAIE says...

I commuted for many years from Braintree then threw in the towel and drove to Witham because the branch service was so poor....Now I dont commmute at all due to redundancy...a silver lining to bad news
I commuted for many years from Braintree then threw in the towel and drove to Witham because the branch service was so poor....Now I dont commmute at all due to redundancy...a silver lining to bad news YNWAIE

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