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.

These Six New Commuter Shuttle Bus Routes Are Coming To London

These Six New Commuter Shuttle Bus Routes Are Coming To London

Are they coming to your area?
Take A Look At Waterloo Station Back In 1961

Take A Look At Waterloo Station Back In 1961

Reunions, departures and lost property aplenty.
The Night Overground Launch Date Has Been Announced

The Night Overground Launch Date Has Been Announced

New Cross Gate to Dalston Junction is the first line to launch.
London Buses Are Now Powered By Coffee

London Buses Are Now Powered By Coffee

Brings a whole new meaning to 'caffeine-fuelled commute'.
Heard This Hilarious Recording Of A Smooth-Talking DLR Conductor?

Heard This Hilarious Recording Of A Smooth-Talking DLR Conductor?

"With this packed rush hour train, I feel like an ice cream myself."
Bond Street Station's £300m Revamp Is Complete

Bond Street Station's £300m Revamp Is Complete

Just in time for all those Christmas shoppers
Tunnelling is now complete on the Northern line extension. Here's how it looks

Tunnelling is now complete on the Northern line extension. Here's how it looks

Watch the break-through at Kennington
Think you know the tube map? Here's another chance to prove it

Think you know the tube map? Here's another chance to prove it

Let the battle continue
Crossrail may be 87% complete, but its trains are behind schedule

Crossrail may be 87% complete, but its trains are behind schedule

The Crossrail timeline is still on track
Remember What The Original Overground Map Looked Like?

Remember What The Original Overground Map Looked Like?

Oranger than Trump.
In Pictures: 100 Years Of Annoying Tube Passengers

In Pictures: 100 Years Of Annoying Tube Passengers

A century of really annoying tube passengers
This Train Terminates At... Thiockfosters

This Train Terminates At... Thiockfosters

When destination boards go rogue.
Wacky Businesses Beneath The Overground.

Wacky Businesses Beneath The Overground.

In honour of the Overground's 10th birthday.
Behind the scenes at Victoria station's brand new ticket hall

Behind the scenes at Victoria station's brand new ticket hall

Do you use Victoria's tube station? You'll want to see this
There's Been A Big Breakthrough On The Northern Line Extension

There's Been A Big Breakthrough On The Northern Line Extension

Just the stations to build now then
Would you use this planned new river crossing?

Would you use this planned new river crossing?

Connecting the homes of Rotherhithe to Canary Wharf businesses
Ride The Northern Line In The English Channel

Ride The Northern Line In The English Channel

Two old tube carriages have made it as far south as Alderney
Over 100 Zombies Invade London's Transport Network

Over 100 Zombies Invade London's Transport Network

Just a regular weekday morning, then.
Where were London's first traffic lights?

Where were London's first traffic lights?

Robot? Alien? No, it's London's first traffic lights
Oxford Street To Be Pedestrianised By End Of 2018?

Oxford Street To Be Pedestrianised By End Of 2018?

Coinciding with Crossrail launch.
HS2 Uncovers Two Time Capsules At Euston

HS2 Uncovers Two Time Capsules At Euston

Buried for 140 years...
Tube challenge: how many station anagrams can you decipher?

Tube challenge: how many station anagrams can you decipher?

Release your competitive side
Thames Clippers Has Opened A New London Pier

Thames Clippers Has Opened A New London Pier

Take a boat to work.
Take A Look At The New Santander Cycle Hire Bikes

Take A Look At The New Santander Cycle Hire Bikes

More manoeuvrable and comfier.
These 6 People Rode All 593 London Bus Routes In 24 Hours

These 6 People Rode All 593 London Bus Routes In 24 Hours

Well, someone's got to do it.
London Underground Vs Prague Metro

London Underground Vs Prague Metro

How can three lines ever beat eleven?
New York Is Nicking London's Oyster Card Tech

New York Is Nicking London's Oyster Card Tech

New Yorkers need no longer be jealous.
Here's What London City Airport Looked Like Before It Was An Airport

Here's What London City Airport Looked Like Before It Was An Airport

some great vintage images here
Here's How To Top Up Your Oyster Card On The Bus

Here's How To Top Up Your Oyster Card On The Bus

Got the app yet?
Here's What The New City Airport Will Look Like

Here's What The New City Airport Will Look Like

It's certainly very gold looking
Here's What The Inside Of The New Farringdon Station Looks Like

Here's What The Inside Of The New Farringdon Station Looks Like

Reminds us of flies wings.
The Tube Map As You've Never Seen It Before

The Tube Map As You've Never Seen It Before

Read on to find out how to own a copy.
6 Things That'll Happen When The Northern Line Is Extended To Battersea

6 Things That'll Happen When The Northern Line Is Extended To Battersea

"Hardly anyone who actually owns a place at the new Battersea Power Station development will use the tube extension"
London Could Be Getting Two New Overground Stations

London Could Be Getting Two New Overground Stations

Would you use them?
A 'bus' route that'll take you through a zoo, a tunnel, and an ambassador's garden

A 'bus' route that'll take you through a zoo, a tunnel, and an ambassador's garden

A refreshing escape from London life.
Take a look at old DLR trains in action in Germany

Take a look at old DLR trains in action in Germany

We bought German trains, barely used them and then sold them back to Germany
Homes close to the tube are the priciest, according to new research

Homes close to the tube are the priciest, according to new research

Time to get that bike?
Some Tube Lines Are Going To Get A Whole Lot Faster

Some Tube Lines Are Going To Get A Whole Lot Faster

Are you a disgruntled Hammersmith & City or Circle line commuter?
HS2 closes park, sparks yarnbombing

HS2 closes park, sparks yarnbombing

Been round the back of Euston recently?
What's The Next Direction For London's Tranport?

What's The Next Direction For London's Tranport?

How will Londoners get around in the future?
34,322 Mobile Phones Were Handed In To TfL In The Last Year

34,322 Mobile Phones Were Handed In To TfL In The Last Year

Are you one of the 1000 people who lost their laptop?
In Pictures: Poster Girls Of The Underground

In Pictures: Poster Girls Of The Underground

We want all these posters on our wall.
Plans To Transform Oxford Street Have Progressed... Slightly

Plans To Transform Oxford Street Have Progressed... Slightly

What do you want to see change on Oxford Street?
Tomorrow's Tube Strike Cancelled, But There Could Be More Strikes Soon

Tomorrow's Tube Strike Cancelled, But There Could Be More Strikes Soon

Thursday's rail strikes will still go ahead.
TfL Warns Whole Tube Network Will Face Disruption During Strike

TfL Warns Whole Tube Network Will Face Disruption During Strike

Good luck getting to the England match at Wembley.
The New Northern Line Station At Battersea May Not Open On Time

The New Northern Line Station At Battersea May Not Open On Time

There's a dispute about who should pay the extra costs.
Londoners are being asked their views on the latest Cycle Superhighway plans

Londoners are being asked their views on the latest Cycle Superhighway plans

Would you use it?
A Potted History Of (The Lack Of) River Crossings On The Thames To The East

A Potted History Of (The Lack Of) River Crossings On The Thames To The East

What's with the westward imbalance?
Will Crossrail Be The Ruin Of The Heathrow Express?

Will Crossrail Be The Ruin Of The Heathrow Express?

Those rails not big enough for the both of them?
We Went Behind The Scenes At The New Battersea Station

We Went Behind The Scenes At The New Battersea Station

Why are these tunnels the widest on the Underground?