Flexible train ticket
launch This is aimed at the growing number of commuters who come to the office only two or three days a week. received a quiet response

The campaign for better transport said commuters would be "disappointed", while Modern Railways magazine rail expert Tony Miles also had reservations.

But Transport Minister Grant Chaps said: The new ticket will be given “More freedom and choice on how we travel. Easier ticketing and a fairer fare.We asked regular train commuters their first impressions.

'When I saw the number, I was disappointed'

Steve Allibone travels from Worthing to London. where he works in financial services Annual season tickets from the West Worthing to London Bridge costs £5,168. A flexible season ticket is £397 for 28 days or £5,161 a year, meaning he'll save £7 a year.