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.

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'?
Here are the results of that standing-only escalator trial at Holborn

Here are the results of that standing-only escalator trial at Holborn

Here's what TfL learned.
King's Cross Is A Star Of Its Own TV Show

King's Cross Is A Star Of Its Own TV Show

Calling all transport nerds.
Don't Miss These Gorgeous Photos Of London's Bridges

Don't Miss These Gorgeous Photos Of London's Bridges

Did we get your favourite?
Every Route From Waterloo Station To Bank, Ranked

Every Route From Waterloo Station To Bank, Ranked

Bu tube, cycling and foot.
Don't Be Caught Out Over This Latest Tube Strike

Don't Be Caught Out Over This Latest Tube Strike

Central, and Waterloo & City lines affected.
The 4 Tube Stations You Can Travel Between For Free

The 4 Tube Stations You Can Travel Between For Free

An exception to the rule.
1,500 Phones Left On The Tube Every Month

1,500 Phones Left On The Tube Every Month

Bet you've mislaid one of these at one time or other...
Brace Yourselves: There's Going To Be Another Tube Strike This Month

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

Central line affected
Giant Tunnel Boring Machines Lowered For Northern Line Extension

Giant Tunnel Boring Machines Lowered For Northern Line Extension

Amy and Helen have landed.
TfL Has Been Watching You: Here's What It Discovered

TfL Has Been Watching You: Here's What It Discovered

Fascinating research.
National Rail Targets London Fields Arches With Massive Rents

National Rail Targets London Fields Arches With Massive Rents

A sign of the times?
Hubble Space Telescope Spotted On Tube

Hubble Space Telescope Spotted On Tube

Ultimate security camera.
1911 Infographic Predicts London Bridge Cycle Lane

1911 Infographic Predicts London Bridge Cycle Lane

And look at all those cyclists
Strange Sights On The Tube

Strange Sights On The Tube

It's a freaky place down there.
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
Love the tube? You're going to want to follow this Instagram account

Love the tube? You're going to want to follow this Instagram account

Subterranean beauty
Video: Crystal Palace To King's Cross - Bike Vs Train

Video: Crystal Palace To King's Cross - Bike Vs Train

Both have their pitfalls.
Bad Bakerloo Line News For Camberwell/Peckham Dwellers

Bad Bakerloo Line News For Camberwell/Peckham Dwellers

65,000 extra peak time journeys.
In Pictures: The Best And Worst Of The Tube

In Pictures: The Best And Worst Of The Tube

All that life can afford.
A Tube Map For Cyclists

A Tube Map For Cyclists

"This is probably the best London cycle map we've seen"
How To Get Between London's Extremes

How To Get Between London's Extremes

Bring plasters.
Can You Find A Tube Map With More Fails?

Can You Find A Tube Map With More Fails?

"Waterloo lies next to your actual loo, while Mudchute lurks down by the plumbing"
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

Here we go again.
In Photos: Crossrail's Elizabeth Line

In Photos: Crossrail's Elizabeth Line

For transport nerds and non-transport nerds alike
London's First Bus Route

London's First Bus Route

All aboard for the Bank!
Awkward London moments: not noticing someone wants your seat on the tube

Awkward London moments: not noticing someone wants your seat on the tube

"You plop yourself down and settle in for the commute, diving into the Metro for Trump's latest gaffe"
8 Alternatives To The Waterloo & City Line, Ranked

8 Alternatives To The Waterloo & City Line, Ranked

Helpful for this week's tube strike.
A Guide To This Week's Tube Strike

A Guide To This Week's Tube Strike

Brace yourselves.
A Guide To This Week's Tube Strike

A Guide To This Week's Tube Strike

Brace yourselves.
Barking: Home To London's Best Train Station Coffee Shop?

Barking: Home To London's Best Train Station Coffee Shop?

A great library to boot.
An Original 1930s Tube Map In A North London Station

An Original 1930s Tube Map In A North London Station

A design masterpiece
If The Train From China To Barking Took Passengers...

If The Train From China To Barking Took Passengers...

Affordable rent, commute from hell.