TfL has announced their fares for 2015 and there is a big surprise. Adult anytime and off-peak caps are being combined into a new all-day cap. This is good news for people travelling in zones 1-3 and anyone travelling a lot and starting before 0930. But if you live in zones 4-6 and travel off-peak you are going to be clobbered for making a lot of journeys.
Edwin, a visitor to this site, found out the hard way that there is no avoiding zone 1 fare from Gipsy Hill to Notting Hill Gate. Research on the single fare finder showed that such a fare exists from both West Norwood and Crystal Palace, the stations either side of Gipsy Hill. Frustratingly, the train … Read more