Drive & commute

The best and worst rail networks

Monday, 17 February 2014 | News

The majority of train passengers are unhappy with the service they receive, a comprehensive survey has revealed, with just 40% of passengers satisfied with the performance of Southeastern and Great Anglia rail.

Beware winter car rental charges and fines

Wednesday, 08 January 2014 | News

If you are going skiing this winter make sure you know the rules on snow tyres when renting a car, as you could be hit with a €5,000 (£4,100) fine if you don't.

Brits spend more on commuting than European workers

Thursday, 02 January 2014 | News

British rail commuters could be spending over three times more of their salary on getting to work than their peers in France, Germany, Italy and Spain.

Winter travel disruption: what are your rights?

Tuesday, 24 December 2013 | News

The blustery winter weather has resulted in trains being disrupted and possibly delays to flights. Here's your complete guide to your rights when your winter travel plans go awry.

Don't get a driving fine this Christmas

Monday, 22 December 2014 | Article

As we rush around doing last-minute shopping, going to and from parties and racking up miles on the motorway visiting family it can be all too easy to commit a few motoring crimes.

Christmas boost for motorists as petrol prices are slashed

Tuesday, 17 December 2013 | News

Motorists have been given a boost in the run up to Christmas with Asda and Tesco cutting the price of petrol.

Men race ahead in driving test pass rate

Friday, 29 November 2013 | News

Arguments rage as to whether men or women are better drivers but now men have statistics on their side - new research has revealed that 48% of men pass their driving test first time compared to 44% of women.

Cost of fuel deters drivers from filling up

Wednesday, 27 November 2013 | News

Nearly a third (30%) of motorists wait until the fuel warning light comes on before filling up their cars with petrol - and 71% say they do this because of the high cost of petrol, according to a new poll.

Top 10 areas for safe driving

Thursday, 21 November 2013 | News

The UK's safest drivers live in Greater London and Devon, according to analysis Aviva has performed using data from its Drive app.

How to claim for delayed or cancelled trains

Tuesday, 29 October 2013 | News

The storm of 28 October led to hundreds of train cancellations, leaving many people unable to commute to work.