Merseyrail commuters face an average 5% increase from January 2013

Merseyrail said the average increase across all daily tickets will be 5p, going up to around 20p on peak fares.   The average increase across all tickets on Merseyrail will be around 2.4%, according to its website.   Season ticket prices were also expected to increase.

A train journey from Southport to Liverpool Central will cost:-

Standard Single          Standard Return              Day Saver

£5.80                                  £6.20                                 £4.70

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