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Railways: Tickets

Volume 474: debated on Wednesday 2 April 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what progress is being made in extending Oyster card deployment to national rail services in the Greater London area. (195947)

The Department for Transport, Transport for London and train operators are working together on the acceptance of Oyster ‘Pay As You Go’ on rail services in the London Travelcard zones and the acceptance of ITSO smartcards on Oyster equipment. Commercial and contractual negotiations are taking place.