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Transport price hikes slammed by consumer group

Published 06/01/2008

The Consumer's Association has accused public transport operators of ripping off commuters.

The cost of using Iarnr€d €ireann's bus, rail and DART services is to increase by around 5% from mid-week.

Monthly tickets for Commuter trains will increase by €4.50.

The cost of Luas tickets is also increasing by 10 cent from tomorrow.

The Consumer's Association has said there is no justification for this type of increase.

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