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Enabling better decisions through a more joined-up view of rail finances

Rail industry finances and funding have become increasingly complex over time, so having a detailed view of whole-industry costs and revenue in one place to help inform effective and joined up decisions is more important than ever

PAYG pilots in Greater Manchester and West Midlands

‘Pay as you go’ roll-out announced for more than 90 rail stations in Greater Manchester and the West Midlands

  • 'Tap in, tap out' coming to stations across Greater Manchester and the West Midlands next year.
  • Part of plans to introduce 'pay as you go' into metropolitan areas outside London.
  • Integration with bus and tram for a more seamless travel experience.
  • An important step towards making fares and ticketing simpler and more convenient for customers.
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The Great British Rail Sale returns

  • The Great British Rail Sale runs from 23 January to 29 January.
  • 50% off train journeys across England and Wales between 30 January and 15 March.