flat fare

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flat fare (plural flat fares)

  1. (transport) A fare, usually for one journey, that remains the same no matter how far one travels.
    • 2012, Andrew Martin, Underground Overground: A passenger's history of the Tube, Profile Books, →ISBN, page 118:
      Today London buses have a flat fare, but the Underground covers too wide an area for the policy to be feasible on the network.