fare increase


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increase in the sum charged for riding in a public conveyance

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MOUNTING fury is gathering over rail fare increases as annual season tickets rose by an average of 3.
Bus operator Arriva North-East this week brought in fare increases across Teesside.
People haven't had pay rises, they have had increases in every conceivable aspect of what they have to pay for - electric, gas, housing, food and on top of that they have had to have above inflation fare increases.
UNIONS, transport campaigners and rail passenger groups have launched a day of action to protest at "massive" fare increases and cuts to jobs and services.
UNIONS, transport campaigners and rail passenger groups were today staging a day of action to protest at "massive" fare increases and cuts to jobs and services.
Roughly a dozen people appeared at the hearing - the first of two to be hosted by LTD - to learn more about the proposed fare increases and offer their input to the LTD Board.
Alan Joyce, chief executive of Qantas, said the industry will witness further price increases this year, The Australian carrier has gone through a number of fare increases and fuel surcharge increases so far this year, he said.
Similarly, the 10% fare increase by Arriva trains, will end up in Germany, but that is why DB bought Arriva in the first place, to make money.
Bart Reed, executive director of The Transit Coalition, a San Fernando-based group that advocates for the public transportation system, said he supported the fare increase because he didn't want to see lines cut.
Three weeks later, she said, MBTA announced a choice between the 20 percent fare increase or a major reduction in services at all levels, including cancellation of all weekend trains to Worcester.
The promise came at a heated committee meeting in the House of Commons, as the Transport Select Committee conducted an inquiry into fare increases.
IN response to the article about taxi fare increases in which Gareth Owen (director of Dragon Taxis) states that he is not "an advocate of putting up fares for the sake of it".
A USD$10 round-trip fare increase initiated late last week by United Airlines was matched broadly over the weekend by rivals and appears likely to remain in place, according to a fare tracker on Monday.
Adjusted for charges for travel distances over and above 2 km, which vary from one area to another, the rate of fare increase will translate into 7.
US airlines have begun to withdraw a revenue-boosting fare increase initiated last week by Delta Air Lines, but it is too soon to say whether the bulk of the increase will last, a fare tracker said on Monday.