Drive & commute

Should you join the electric car revolution?

Petrol and diesel cars are on the way out and in just over a couple of decades, you’ll be charging around in a plug-in vehicle.

Funny money: Forgetful travellers leave £200,000 on the tube

Friday, 20 October 2017 | News

More than £200,000 in cash was left on the London Underground and other public transport in the capital last year.

Fuel prices on the rise but fall expected in coming days

Tuesday, 03 October 2017 | News

Drivers could be in for some petrol price relief in the next few days, despite prices having risen of late.  

Deal of the week: Upgrade to first class train travel for £5 with Virgin

Friday, 29 September 2017 | News

Travel in style with a first class upgrade from just £5 with Virgin Trains East Coast and the Seatfrog app.

Beat the Christmas rush - save 89% booking festive train tickets now

Thursday, 28 September 2017 | News

Christmas is almost three months away but rail travellers are being urged to book their festive train tickets early to make big savings.

Motorists demand regulation of ‘dodgy’ private parking firms

Thursday, 14 September 2017 | News

Three-quarters of motorists want the government to step in and regulate the private parking sector.

Storm Harvey causes petrol price rise

Thursday, 07 September 2017 | News

Motorists saw the average price of both petrol and diesel rise by more than 2p a litre in August and prices are likely to rise further still, according to the latest RAC Fuel Watch report.

Moneywise users open to electric car revolution

Friday, 01 September 2017 | News

Four in 10 (44%) users would consider buying an electric car in future, even though they don’t have one at present, according to our latest poll results.

Deal of the week: 50% off tickets in the Virgin Trains flash sale

Friday, 25 August 2017 | News

Travel for half price with the Virgin Trains East Coast flash sale, with 500,000 reduced price tickets on offer.

Rail fares to be hiked by 3.6% as inflation rises

Tuesday, 15 August 2017 | News

Rail travellers will be hit by price hikes of up to 3.6% in 2018 as figures reveal today that inflation has risen.

Rail fares rise almost twice as fast as wages

Monday, 14 August 2017 | News

Rail fares have risen almost twice as fast as wages since 2010, according to new analysis by the RMT.