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.

Hardly Anyone Knows About This Weird Entrance To Blackfriars

Hardly Anyone Knows About This Weird Entrance To Blackfriars

It feels like a secret passage.
Plans To Make More Stations Step-Free Revealed

Plans To Make More Stations Step-Free Revealed

Amersham, Buckhurst Hill, Cockfosters, and others
Another Station Is Joining The Night Tube This Weekend

Another Station Is Joining The Night Tube This Weekend

Catching up with the rest of the Northern line.
Chelsea Might Not Be Getting A Crossrail Station After All

Chelsea Might Not Be Getting A Crossrail Station After All

Changes afoot in Crossrail 2 plans
Keep An Eye Out For The New Rainbow Hire Cycles

Keep An Eye Out For The New Rainbow Hire Cycles

If only London were always this colourful
New Thermal Images Show The Tube In A Heatwave

New Thermal Images Show The Tube In A Heatwave

Heatwave captured on thermal imaging smartphone.
New Crossrail Trains Have Launched

New Crossrail Trains Have Launched

Now in public service.
Forgotten London: The Tube's Spiral Escalator

Forgotten London: The Tube's Spiral Escalator

Its remains were rediscovered in 2010.
New Trains Will Increase Waterloo Capacity By 46%

New Trains Will Increase Waterloo Capacity By 46%

90 new trains for South West.
Behind The Scenes At Ford Dagenham

Behind The Scenes At Ford Dagenham

It's been a bumpy ride.
TfL Launches A.I. TravelBot

TfL Launches A.I. TravelBot

A new challenger to Citymapper and Google Maps?
Have You Seen This Blooming Marvellous Ticket Office Garden?

Have You Seen This Blooming Marvellous Ticket Office Garden?

Morning commute improved.
7 Secrets Of The Grosvenor Railway Bridge

7 Secrets Of The Grosvenor Railway Bridge

An under-appreciated river crossing
Bike Stolen? This Site Can Help

Bike Stolen? This Site Can Help

Try Stolen Ride.
Looks Like Your Phone Will Soon Work On The Tube

Looks Like Your Phone Will Soon Work On The Tube

A double edged sword...
Crossrail Trains Launch Has Been Delayed

Crossrail Trains Launch Has Been Delayed

Anxious commuters must wait a little longer
Gospel Oak To Barking Line Set For Summer Closures After Upgrade Delays

Gospel Oak To Barking Line Set For Summer Closures After Upgrade Delays

Bad new for commuters.
Shunts And Grunts At Kentish Town Farm

Shunts And Grunts At Kentish Town Farm

Kentish Town mixes rails and bales.
Eurostar To Run Direct Trains From London To Amsterdam Later This Year

Eurostar To Run Direct Trains From London To Amsterdam Later This Year

Dank je, Eurostar!
Man In Suit Allowed To Skip Queue At Ticket Barriers

Man In Suit Allowed To Skip Queue At Ticket Barriers

"This very expensive suit is a fast track ticket to my very important job"
How The Tube Map Lies

How The Tube Map Lies

Five places the map bends the rules.
Don't Get Caught Out By The Bank Junction Car Ban

Don't Get Caught Out By The Bank Junction Car Ban

Long-running trial now underway
A Ninth Runway For Heathrow Airport?

A Ninth Runway For Heathrow Airport?

1940s plans revealed.
Crossrail 2 Could Be Derailed By The General Election

Crossrail 2 Could Be Derailed By The General Election

Delays expected.
Samsung Pay Now Available Across London Transport Network

Samsung Pay Now Available Across London Transport Network

It's sounds easier to use than Apple Pay...
New Air-Conditioned Trains Coming To The DLR

New Air-Conditioned Trains Coming To The DLR

But will the 'driver's seat' still exist?
BBC's Crossrail Documentary Returns For Second Series

BBC's Crossrail Documentary Returns For Second Series

If you don't like this show, we doubt you like London.
A Unique Window Display On Baker Street

A Unique Window Display On Baker Street

Did you leave an iron on the number 23 bus?
5 Places In London We'd Like To See Pedestrianised

5 Places In London We'd Like To See Pedestrianised

And one place we'd like to see UN-pedestrianised...
Look Out For This Gorilla In Your Nearest Tube Station

Look Out For This Gorilla In Your Nearest Tube Station

Ape art.
Citymapper Is Running Buses In London

Citymapper Is Running Buses In London

Free to use... for now
Brilliant Photos of London's Buses

Brilliant Photos of London's Buses

A symbol of the city.
All Hail The New Concorde: London To NYC In A Heartbeat

All Hail The New Concorde: London To NYC In A Heartbeat

Another supersonic era on the horizon?
20 London Transport Schemes From 1988

20 London Transport Schemes From 1988

A figure-of-eight tube line?
What Do You Plan To Call Crossrail?

What Do You Plan To Call Crossrail?

Are you happy towing the TfL line?
Brand New Crossrail Trains Are Almost Here

Brand New Crossrail Trains Are Almost Here

Sleek new trains are here
Museum Of London To Get Thameslink Viewing Platform?

Museum Of London To Get Thameslink Viewing Platform?

But will it cause further delays?
A Ghost Station Vanishes

A Ghost Station Vanishes

Bye bye City Road.
A Scooting Tube Map Of London

A Scooting Tube Map Of London

Are you one of THOSE people?
London's Bus Routes Will Soon Be Colour-Coded

London's Bus Routes Will Soon Be Colour-Coded

Individual routes will be given their own colours.
What Happens To Retired Tube Trains?

What Happens To Retired Tube Trains?

A few of them cling on to London
Look Out For These 'Please Offer Me A Seat' Badges

Look Out For These 'Please Offer Me A Seat' Badges

Set to become as iconic as 'Baby on Board'
40 Free Guided Walks Are Happening In London This May

40 Free Guided Walks Are Happening In London This May

An eclectic range of subjects.
9 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Lewisham

9 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Lewisham

Ballrooms, battles and big police stations
Commuting In London Through The Ages

Commuting In London Through The Ages

A reminder that transport strikes are hardly a 21st century phenomenon
Have Your Say On The Future Of Oxford Street

Have Your Say On The Future Of Oxford Street

No more cars.
Last Chance To Ride A 1980s Tube Train

Last Chance To Ride A 1980s Tube Train

Bye bye, D Stock.
How The Tube Was Predicted By Punch Magazine

How The Tube Was Predicted By Punch Magazine

A tube proposal from the 1840s.
Guess Which London's Eighth Least-Used Station Is?

Guess Which London's Eighth Least-Used Station Is?

Are you one of the lucky commuters who uses this serene station?
All The Tube Moquette Patterns: Bitchily Critiqued

All The Tube Moquette Patterns: Bitchily Critiqued

Anyone else think the Overground's moquette screams 'chocolate orange hipster'?