How to recover the deposit of the free Renfe passes and when to apply for 2023


The new General State Budgets have included the extension of the gratuity of Cercanías trains, Rodalíes and state-owned medium-distance trains operated by Renfe. The same Minister of Finance, María Jesús Montero, has assured that it will be maintained during 2023 and they will have a endowment of 700 million euros for the public entity.

These passes, which began operating on September 1, allow customers to enjoy unlimited trips between different destinations. At the time, users had to pay a deposit of 10 or 20 euros depending on whether they used Cercanías or Media Distancia. Of course, in order to recover this money they had to make a minimum of 16 trips on this type of train during the four months of the program.

The period of use of these tickets will cease to be valid on December 31, 2022and although its enjoyment will be prolonged, those who have met the requirements they will recover the money paid from the beginning of 2023. What will clients have to do to recover the amounts corresponding to the deposit?

How will they return the deposit?

As they point from the Renfe websitethe return process of these deposits of 10 or 20 euros paid for the use of the tickets will be returned in one way or another depending on how the payment was made.

if it was done by bank cardthe refund will be made to it automatically, as of January 1, 2023. While if it was made cashthe refund will be made through the points of sale, so it will be the users themselves who have to go to recover this deposit.

And, what will have to be done to request these again? season tickets for 2023? From Renfe they have informed La Información that they still do not have specific details on how to get the new free tickets. At the moment it is unknown if customers will have to purchase a new subscription or will be able to keep the current one, although it is expected that there will be news before the end of the year. At first, it does not seem that the conditions and requirements to request them are going to change.

What they have been able to notice from the company is in relation to new measures, which will promote the proper use of fertilizers that require reservation of place and will reinforce the mechanisms to avoid their incorrect use. All this with the intention of avoiding phantom reservations and abuses that have left empty trains during these four months.


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