How to cut the cost of travel in the UK

Jess Bown
Commuter
Commuter

Train ticket prices are set to jump by 8% next year after the latest inflation figures revealed that the Retail Prices Index (RPI) hit 5% in July.

But with high petrol prices making driving an expensive option too, cash-strapped travellers are caught between a rock and a hard place. We look at ways to lessen the impact on your pocket.