By Euro Weekly News Media • 03 March 2014 • 8:56
As long as the child does not occupy a seat, the ticket is free, and will be issued to the person accompanying the child, sharing the same ticket number and who has an allocated seat.
The move is one of the measures being made to improve rail safety being implemented by the Minister of Development, Ana Pastor, since the Santiago de Compostela train crash in July, 2013.
The child must present the ticket, along with the accompanying traveller, at control points, and will become mandatory from September.
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