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Ban domestic flights to help tackle climate change

Updated: Jul 12, 2022

Domestic flights should be banned and long-distance train fares subsidised, transport campaigners have urged, highlighting the relative environmental and financial costs of air and rail travel.

The Campaign for Better Transport (CBT) is calling on ministers to outlaw internal UK flights where the equivalent train journey takes less than five hours and to resist calls for any cut in air passenger duty. See the full details here


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