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Germany's £49 ticket incentive sees 25% more people get on local trains

The €49 a month ‘Deutschlandticket’ has led to a 25 per cent rise in passengers on national railway company Deutsche Bahn's regional services, according to DB Regio CEO Evelyn Palla. Launched in May, the ‘D-Ticket’ enables people to take as many buses and local or regional trains across the country as they need. It includes Berlin’s popular S-Bahn network. Comparing traveller numbers with April, the Deutschlandticket is “already a great success,” Palla told the German newspaper RedaktionsNetzwerk Deutschland (RND).,the%20country%20as%20they%20need.

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  • Sarah Chabane

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    Great results!

    • Kevin

      43 w

      This is a brilliant path to reduce emissions

      • Rukia Ahmed Abdi

        44 w

        Great approach towards reducing gas emissions

        • rosebellendiritu

          44 w

          This is a great approach in trying to help in reduction of emissions

          • Grace Njeri

            44 w

            Greater utilization of public transport services is one of the best ways on how to reduce emissions and helps to save the environment.

          • Edwin wangombe

            44 w

            Embarrassing public transportation will help reduce emissions caused by private vehicles

            • Rashid Kamau

              44 w

              One way to contribute to nature conservation and help tackle climate change is to use more public transport services.

              • Princess

                44 w

                Germany's £49 ticket incentive has proven to be a brilliant approach, leading to a remarkable 25% increase in local train ridership.

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