It pays to plan your trip to avoid high ticket costs.
Country train and coach fares will rise by 15 per cent on December 15 – as part of seasonal fare adjustments.
Peak season fares on NSW TrainLink services will apply until January 7 after which they will drop by 15 per cent for the shoulder season [January 8-21].
Peak season fares resume from January 22-28.
A low season, where fares are 30 per cent below peak fares applies until March 25.
Seasonal rates are common in the accommodation and tourism industries.