Bus fares in Preston have increased by 10p

Bus fares in Preston have increased by 10p over the August Bank Holiday weekend.

Sunday, 26th August 2018, 2:17 pm
Updated Sunday, 26th August 2018, 3:20 pm
Bus fares in Preston have increased by 10p

Both adult and child ticket prices have been raised as part of the new plans.

Daily, weekly and monthly fares also saw a hike in prices under the fare revision.

The changes came into effect for passengers today.

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After a summer holiday promotion by Rotala, which owns and runs Preston Bus, the company is also introducing a £3 child EasiDay ticket which will launch on Monday, September 3.

Adult single fare prices for Preston Bus journeys has gone up by 10p to £1.80 and £2.

However, the minimum adult single fare is remaining the same at £1.50.

Meanwhile, the child single flat fare was also increased by 10p to £1.40.

EasiDay tickets for adults now cost £4, up from £3.90, while the new child fare costs £3.

EasiWeek passes for adults cost £13, up from £12.50, and child tickets now cost £10.50, up from £10.

Easi28Day passes for adults cost £45, a rise from £44, and fares for children cost £35, up from £34.

Earlier this month Preston Bus overhauled its services. One of the controversial changes announced was the plan to cut back the number 14 service.