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.

A guide to train disruption in London this August

A guide to train disruption in London this August

It'll affect tubes and buses too.
Further Delays On The Gospel Oak To Barking Line

Further Delays On The Gospel Oak To Barking Line

Expect more line closures as the work continues.
How Do You Design A Tube Moquette? Like This

How Do You Design A Tube Moquette? Like This

"Take four colours, make it work, make it beautiful".
Crossrail Is Now 85% Complete. See What The Stations Look Like

Crossrail Is Now 85% Complete. See What The Stations Look Like

17 months to go.
5 of the most wretched streets in London

5 of the most wretched streets in London

Avoid at all costs.
Citymapper Enters The Public Transport Game With Its Own Night Bus

Citymapper Enters The Public Transport Game With Its Own Night Bus

Things are about to go green.
TfL announces a range of Oyster upgrades, including getting rid of 'nominated stations'

TfL announces a range of Oyster upgrades, including getting rid of 'nominated stations'

'Nominated stations' are now a thing of the past...
Love the Barman tube moquette? Maybe you'll love these ones even more

Love the Barman tube moquette? Maybe you'll love these ones even more

Alternative designs resurface.
If you thought the tube was overcrowded already, things could get worse

If you thought the tube was overcrowded already, things could get worse

17 stations at risk of regular overcrowding
London Underground goes back to the time of public hangings

London Underground goes back to the time of public hangings

A short walk from Farringdon.
Are People Actually Paying Attention To Bank Junction's Vehicle Ban?

Are People Actually Paying Attention To Bank Junction's Vehicle Ban?

Londoners can be sneaky
Anyone Else Think Crossrail Looks Like A Lizard?

Anyone Else Think Crossrail Looks Like A Lizard?

Are we seeing things?
Meet The Banksys Of The London Underground Notice Boards

Meet The Banksys Of The London Underground Notice Boards

Fun poems bringing joy to fans.
A New Crossrail Map Has Been Released

A New Crossrail Map Has Been Released

All the way out to Reading.
A Monument To A Failed Eurotunnel Project

A Monument To A Failed Eurotunnel Project

A little redundant these days.
Finally, Southern Has Worked Out How To Deal With Its Passengers... Using A 15 Year Old

Finally, Southern Has Worked Out How To Deal With Its Passengers... Using A 15 Year Old

A momentary halt in negative publicity.
Ever Noticed This Typo On A Greenwich Bus Stop?

Ever Noticed This Typo On A Greenwich Bus Stop?

Fake news.
7 Things We've Learned Travelling With A Dog On London Transport

7 Things We've Learned Travelling With A Dog On London Transport

Canines are complete game changers when it comes to transport etiquette.
A ferry across the Thames east of the M25

A ferry across the Thames east of the M25

A little-used passenger service just beyond the M25.
Buy A Tube Train For £340 (Sort Of)

Buy A Tube Train For £340 (Sort Of)

Choo choo!
A Tube Map For Passengers With Claustrophobia And Anxiety

A Tube Map For Passengers With Claustrophobia And Anxiety

A neat idea.
Crossrail Extending To Heathrow Terminal 5

Crossrail Extending To Heathrow Terminal 5

Great news for frequent flyers.
In Photos: Delightful Vintage Tube Posters

In Photos: Delightful Vintage Tube Posters

A design icon.
A Sneak Peek Inside The Crossrail Tunnels

A Sneak Peek Inside The Crossrail Tunnels

18 months to go...
Crowdfund An Artist's Mission To Draw Every Underground Station

Crowdfund An Artist's Mission To Draw Every Underground Station

Get a drawing of your home station for helping fund the project.
East London Line Is Getting A Night Service

East London Line Is Getting A Night Service

Great news for south Londoners.
Blackfriars station has a 'secret' entrance - ever used it?

Blackfriars station has a 'secret' entrance - ever used it?

Entrance at first-floor level.
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.
Ever heard of the spiral escalator of Holloway Road?

Ever heard of the spiral escalator of Holloway Road?

A heroic hellacious helix
New Trains Will Increase Waterloo Capacity By 46%

New Trains Will Increase Waterloo Capacity By 46%

90 new trains for South West.
At the east London car factory you thought had closed down

At the east London car factory you thought had closed down

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 nicked in London? Try Stolen Ride

Bike nicked in London? Try Stolen Ride

@StolenRide has a good success rate.
Does London need phone signals to work on the tube?

Does London need phone signals to 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 a suit too important to wait in tube queue

Man in a suit too important to wait in tube queue

"This very expensive suit is a fast track ticket to my very important job"
How the tube map contains a few fibs

How the tube map contains a few fibs

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.