21 February 2017 | 10 °C

Transport

London has one of the most envied transport systems in the world. From the tube and buses to the DLR, trains, and boats to even the cable car - here is the latest information and news about the underground, Oyster and everything else you need to know about travel in London.

1,500 Phones Left On The Tube Every Month

1,500 Phones Left On The Tube Every Month

Some interesting stats.
Brace Yourselves: There's Going To Be Another Tube Strike This Month

Brace Yourselves: There's Going To Be Another Tube Strike This Month

Deep breath.
Meet Amy And Helen, Who'll Be Extending The Northern Line

Meet Amy And Helen, Who'll Be Extending The Northern Line

Amy and Helen have landed.
Why TfL Has Been Tracking Your Phone

Why TfL Has Been Tracking Your Phone

A big experiment that may go permanent.
Network Rail Threatens Soaring Rent Hikes For London Fields Arches

Network Rail Threatens Soaring Rent Hikes For London Fields Arches

A sign of the times?
In Which Tube Station Can You See The Hubble Space Telescope?

In Which Tube Station Can You See The Hubble Space Telescope?

Underground stargazing.
This Was London Bridge In 1911

This Was London Bridge In 1911

We found this amazing infographic from 1911.
What's The Strangest Thing You've Ever Seen On The Tube?

What's The Strangest Thing You've Ever Seen On The Tube?

We've never seen fancy dress quite like this.
A Trip To London's 10th Least Used Train Station

A Trip To London's 10th Least Used Train Station

Chances are you've not been here - so we went for you
This Instagram Account Will Change How You See The Tube

This Instagram Account Will Change How You See The Tube

Bet you've never noticed half this stuff.
Video: Watch These Two Commuters Race Bike Against Train

Video: Watch These Two Commuters Race Bike Against Train

Who will win?
Bad Bakerloo Line News For Camberwell/Peckham Dwellers

Bad Bakerloo Line News For Camberwell/Peckham Dwellers

Sorry, Peckhamites
The Best And Worst Of The Tube

The Best And Worst Of The Tube

You've gotta laugh
Where You're A Cycling Commuter Or Tourist, Check Out This Map

Where You're A Cycling Commuter Or Tourist, Check Out This Map

Underground, overground.
What's London's Longest Journey?

What's London's Longest Journey?

Not for the faint of heart.
The Worst Tube Map We've Ever Seen

The Worst Tube Map We've Ever Seen

Better not risk the DLR.
A Guide To The February 2017 Tube Strike

A Guide To The February 2017 Tube Strike

What's running, when?
More Tube Strikes In February And March

More Tube Strikes In February And March

Oh joy.
Some Crossrail Stations Are Almost Finished

Some Crossrail Stations Are Almost Finished

Snaps show station interiors.
Where To Catch A Bus In Georgian London

Where To Catch A Bus In Georgian London

Mr Shillibeer's omnibus.
Awkward London Moments: The Bump You Didn't See

Awkward London Moments: The Bump You Didn't See

Another reason not to read the Metro.
How To Get From Waterloo To Bank In The Tube Strike

How To Get From Waterloo To Bank In The Tube Strike

There's a 24 walkout on the Waterloo & City line.
Everything You Need To Know About This Week's Tube Strike

Everything You Need To Know About This Week's Tube Strike

Brace yourselves.
Everything You Need To Know About This Week's Tube Strike

Everything You Need To Know About This Week's Tube Strike

What's running and what's not.
We Love This Train Station Coffee Shop

We Love This Train Station Coffee Shop

Where shabby chic meets crepes and coffee
Seen The Harry Beck Tube Map In Finchley Central?

Seen The Harry Beck Tube Map In Finchley Central?

Originally rejected for being too 'revolutionary'.
If The Tube Network Had A Zone 833...

If The Tube Network Had A Zone 833...

Affordable rent, commute from hell.
Is It Quicker To Travel By Car Or Public Transport?

Is It Quicker To Travel By Car Or Public Transport?

We do the maths.
Where Was London's First Taxi Rank?

Where Was London's First Taxi Rank?

Hint: not south of the river.
Watch This Video Of London Taxi Cabs From The 1960s

Watch This Video Of London Taxi Cabs From The 1960s

Do you know why London Cabs were traditionally painted black?
Video: London's Secret Deep Level Shelters

Video: London's Secret Deep Level Shelters

You can actually go into one of them.
A Brief History Of London City Airport

A Brief History Of London City Airport

From their archives and staff's personal collections.
Aren't These Photos Of London's Stations and Tube Lines Beautiful?

Aren't These Photos Of London's Stations and Tube Lines Beautiful?

An alternative tube map.
Comparing The London Underground To The Munich U-Bahn

Comparing The London Underground To The Munich U-Bahn

Which is better?
Self-Driven Taxis: Are They Coming To London?

Self-Driven Taxis: Are They Coming To London?

"A driverless cab will never be able to rival the level of service that an experienced, knowledgeable London cabbie provides"
Video: How Many Of These Abandoned Tube Stations Have You Visited?

Video: How Many Of These Abandoned Tube Stations Have You Visited?

More treasures hiding in plain sight.
Reasons Why People Still Use Minicabs

Reasons Why People Still Use Minicabs

Minicabs, eh? Like CDs and the A-Z, surely nobody uses them anymore?
Video: Abandoned Tube Stations - Part 1

Video: Abandoned Tube Stations - Part 1

One's now a Cash Converters.
Quiz: Name The Tube Station From The Vowels

Quiz: Name The Tube Station From The Vowels

This'll have you scratching your head.
Ever Driven A Black Cab? We Got To Try It Out

Ever Driven A Black Cab? We Got To Try It Out

We even had time for a cuppa at a green shelter
Traffic Back On Tower Bridge From Today

Traffic Back On Tower Bridge From Today

Some motorists still fuming about Bank Junction closures in 2017
Alternative Ways To Say Mind The Gap

Alternative Ways To Say Mind The Gap

AND TfL would be swelling the coffers in the process
'Please Offer Me A Seat' Badges Will Be Permanent

'Please Offer Me A Seat' Badges Will Be Permanent

Look out for the badges from spring
Video: How Busy Is Your Tube Carriage?

Video: How Busy Is Your Tube Carriage?

It goes up to 11
Underground London In Amazing Cutaways

Underground London In Amazing Cutaways

Some never published before.
Next Stop Euston, Australia: An International Victoria Line

Next Stop Euston, Australia: An International Victoria Line

Your Oyster probably won't cover this trip...
Save More For Christmas With CommuterClub

Save More For Christmas With CommuterClub

CommuterClub have it sussed
Video: What's Going On At Tower Bridge?

Video: What's Going On At Tower Bridge?

What's being done to the 130 year old structure?
A Short History Of London's Pirate Buses

A Short History Of London's Pirate Buses

From the days before Oyster cards.
What's The Quickest Way To Cross The River At Woolwich?

What's The Quickest Way To Cross The River At Woolwich?

We had a race.