Re: Re: At last the govt does something sensible

#115392

DBMarcos99
Participant

These figures from a Rail talkboard don’t show profit per journey, but they are still very illuminating

Sales in advance of AVE tickets on Friday 10th of February, 2012.

Tickets: 35,547
Income: €2,509,712

Sales in advance of AVE tickets on Friday 8th of January, 2013.

Tickets: 76,543 (+115%)
Income: €3,654,749 (+46%)

A good proportion of those taking the opportunity to travel will no doubt spend money in bars, restaurants, shops etc in their destination – although no doubt one or two will take the bocadillo de queso in silver foil and just walk around.