January 19, 2024 6.55 pm

Avoid train station ticket machines at any cost — or it will cost you!

Tickets from machines can cost almost three times more, our research shows

By Local Democracy Reporter

Rail passengers in Lincoln(shire) can end up paying almost three times as much for a train to London when booking using machines at the station, instead of online/app bookings.

Analysis from consumer group Which? found that same-day rail tickets were, on average, 50% more expensive at station machines compared to online booking. Our research in Lincoln shows that it can be up to three times more expensive.

Read the full story on MyLocal, the new home of The Lincolnite.