Category Archives: fares

Another New Year, Another Fare Increase

It seems a bit pointless posting about a fare increase on the first working day in January. It’s the same story as last year, and every previous year as far back as most of us can remember. The pretext for … Continue reading

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“Change needs to come…more quickly than the trains”

“TPEs head of communications says there’s no need for MD Leo Goodwin to meet residents of Marsden and Slaithwaite who have endured hundreds of trains being delayed or cancelled since May, because its staff have good relations with the community.” … Continue reading

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TPE agree to let passengers double back at Huddersfield at no extra fare during times of disruption

TPE have agreed to allow passengers travelling from Stalybridge, Manchester and beyond to Slaithwaite & Marsden to double back at Huddersfield at times of disruption (i.e.  most of the time), at no extra fare. This will apply for a trial … Continue reading

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Apparently It’s OK To Overcharge

Mark Wylo‎ to TransPennine Express Trains 20 June at 22:34 · Can you explain why the TPE website has issues with the season ticket fares to Slaithwaite? The only two options shown for a 7 day season ticket are £53 and £56.40. Yet … Continue reading

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