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Bond Street Station's £300m Revamp Is Complete

Bond Street Station's £300m Revamp Is Complete

Just in time for all those Christmas shoppers
Things We Should Ban From London Transport

Things We Should Ban From London Transport

We bet you've come across at least one of these this week.
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
In Pictures: 100 Years Of Annoying Tube Passengers

In Pictures: 100 Years Of Annoying Tube Passengers

A century of really annoying tube passengers
Video: Trivia About The Northern Line

Video: Trivia About The Northern Line

Geoff Marshall films some unusual features you probably never noticed.
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.
11 memes that every Londoner will understand

11 memes that every Londoner will understand

The tube meets internet culture
How Deep Does London Go?

How Deep Does London Go?

Not just the tube.
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
Tube tunnel cutaway drawings to make your jaw drop

Tube tunnel cutaway drawings to make your jaw drop

Some never published before.
Which Tube Station Do You Think Is the Most Beautiful?

Which Tube Station Do You Think Is the Most Beautiful?

Why not go on the underground just to admire the view?
What's So Special About The Platforms At Angel?

What's So Special About The Platforms At Angel?

Euston's similar.
In Pictures: Celebrities Use The Underground Too

In Pictures: Celebrities Use The Underground Too

Including Eddie Redmayne.
London Underground Vs New York City Subway

London Underground Vs New York City Subway

Which will triumph in this transport battle royale?
In Pictures: The Best And Worst Of The Tube

In Pictures: The Best And Worst Of The Tube

Wow.
The most common London tube faux pas

The most common London tube faux pas

These complaints about people on the tube will strike a chord with any Londoner
Foxes, foxes, everywhere - even on the tube

Foxes, foxes, everywhere - even on the tube

See if you can spot a silver fox
The Tube Line That's Not Quite A Tube Line

The Tube Line That's Not Quite A Tube Line

The trains are too big for actual tube lines.
This Northern Line Cheat Will Save You Minutes On Every Commute

This Northern Line Cheat Will Save You Minutes On Every Commute

Don't spend all your time on the Northern line
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"
The Tube Journey That Won't Charge Your Oyster Card

The Tube Journey That Won't Charge Your Oyster Card

Just make sure you don't tap out.
How Do You Design A Tube Moquette? Like This

How Do You Design A Tube Moquette? Like This

Meet the duo with five TfL moquettes to their name
Here are the results of that standing-only escalator trial at Holborn

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

Bringing London to a standstill.
What Would Happen If The Northern Line Split In Two?

What Would Happen If The Northern Line Split In Two?

TfL plans to split it apart.
All 270 Tube Stations — Renamed

All 270 Tube Stations — Renamed

Heading from Norton Folgate to Grand Central
10 Places That Should Have A Tube Station

10 Places That Should Have A Tube Station

Start building.
Tube quiz: name these stations from their vowels...

Tube quiz: name these stations from their vowels...

Geeky wordplay.
Vintage Photos Of London Tube Stations

Vintage Photos Of London Tube Stations

The first vending machine was installed in 1883
Tube Embarrassment: Shouty Man Humiliated In Front Of Hundreds

Tube Embarrassment: Shouty Man Humiliated In Front Of Hundreds

Why you should always think before screaming at people
How To Ride A Tube Train Out To Sea

How To Ride A Tube Train Out To Sea

The Island line uses 1938 tube stock.
London walking routes, presented on a tube-style map.

London walking routes, presented on a tube-style map.

No Oyster card required.
What Are London's Best And Worst Value Public Transport Journeys?

What Are London's Best And Worst Value Public Transport Journeys?

Some amazing bargains and shocking rip offs
Photos Of The Tube In The Sixties

Photos Of The Tube In The Sixties

Hello Victoria line.
Disaster At Barbican: The Tube's First Tragedy

Disaster At Barbican: The Tube's First Tragedy

Death on the lines.
10 Places In London You'll Probably Never Visit

10 Places In London You'll Probably Never Visit

Fro, catacombs to church spires
Should men give up their seats for women on the tube? Join the debate here

Should men give up their seats for women on the tube? Join the debate here

Should benevolent sexism still exist on public transport?
What Happens To Retired Tube Trains?

What Happens To Retired Tube Trains?

Old trains put out to pasture.
Tube stations are mysterious places, but here's one mystery solved

Tube stations are mysterious places, but here's one mystery solved

Secret code?
How to explore Tudor London

How to explore Tudor London

If you ever find yourself stuck in 1550...
A Tube Map For Passengers With Claustrophobia And Anxiety

A Tube Map For Passengers With Claustrophobia And Anxiety

A neat idea.
Have A Look At The New Cutting Edge Crossrail Trains

Have A Look At The New Cutting Edge Crossrail Trains

Super modern.
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?
What's London's Longest Tunnel?

What's London's Longest Tunnel?

Road, rail, foot and mail.
Secret Tunnels: We're Guessing You've Not Seen These

Secret Tunnels: We're Guessing You've Not Seen These

How many of these do you know about?
We're still moved to tears by this London short film

We're still moved to tears by this London short film

London Shorts: showcasing short films about our city.
The future of London's transport... predicted in 1988

The future of London's transport... predicted in 1988

A figure-of-eight tube line?
The tube's lost spiral escalator, which was rediscovered in 2010

The tube's lost spiral escalator, which was rediscovered in 2010

Its remains were rediscovered in 2010.
London's Most Photogenic Tube Stations

London's Most Photogenic Tube Stations

Or, why you should visit Gants Hill.
Tube Maps Don't Come More Honest Than This

Tube Maps Don't Come More Honest Than This

When's the last time you got off the tube at No One Cares?
This Is What The Tube Map Looks Like In 3D

This Is What The Tube Map Looks Like In 3D

You can even see the trains passing through the tunnels
We wish this secret tube entrance still existed

We wish this secret tube entrance still existed

Amazing photo looking down through the 'Eros' monument
This Map Shows You The Best Coffee Shop Near Your Tube Station

This Map Shows You The Best Coffee Shop Near Your Tube Station

Mind the cap(puccino).
Ghost station demolished... for a good reason

Ghost station demolished... for a good reason

Bye bye City Road.
Alternative Names For London Tube Lines

Alternative Names For London Tube Lines

Alternative names for London tube lines.
4 Things About The Tube We'll Never Understand

4 Things About The Tube We'll Never Understand

It's a mysterious place.
Are These London's Most Boring Stations?

Are These London's Most Boring Stations?

Undergrounds that just don't float our boat.
The Worst Tube Map We've Ever Seen

The Worst Tube Map We've Ever Seen

A right old shower.
The Tube In Coffee, Curves and 2100.

The Tube In Coffee, Curves and 2100.

The tube map according to bakers, The Daily Mail and the Romans.
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?
10 Really Stupid Things To Do On The Tube

10 Really Stupid Things To Do On The Tube

Start a petty argument with the robot announcer
In Pictures: Looking Back On Vintage London Undergound

In Pictures: Looking Back On Vintage London Undergound

You mean Piccadilly station hasn't just always been there?
In Photos: Fun On The Tube

In Photos: Fun On The Tube

Behave yourself, London
Are Tube Door Buttons There Just So We Can Spot Tourists?

Are Tube Door Buttons There Just So We Can Spot Tourists?

Useful info for Londoners and tourists alike
Can You Name All Six Tube Stations Named After Pubs?

Can You Name All Six Tube Stations Named After Pubs?

Mind the Tap.
Bakerloo Line To Get Four New Stations

Bakerloo Line To Get Four New Stations

At laaaaaast.
Tube Etiquette Posters, In The Words Of The Great Poets

Tube Etiquette Posters, In The Words Of The Great Poets

Remember those etiquette posters? These are better.
London's Ghost Stations: Mapped

London's Ghost Stations: Mapped

Absolutely useless, but fun.
How The Northern Line Became What It Is Today

How The Northern Line Became What It Is Today

It wasn't always as hellish as it is now.
It's an England vs. Germany showdown in this battle of the metro systems

It's an England vs. Germany showdown in this battle of the metro systems

Which do you think is better?
How many of these secrets of the Circle line did you know?

How many of these secrets of the Circle line did you know?

Round and round... or not.
This Train Terminates Here: End Of The Line Tube Trivia

This Train Terminates Here: End Of The Line Tube Trivia

It turns out Barking dates back to the year 666...ominous.
Next Stop Euston, Australia: An International Victoria Line

Next Stop Euston, Australia: An International Victoria Line

Islington, Jamaica, anyone?
Ever Ridden The Tube's Only Inclinator?

Ever Ridden The Tube's Only Inclinator?

Going up (at an angle).
A Commuter's Takeaway Guide

A Commuter's Takeaway Guide

Because we've all been there.
The History Of The Tube Map

The History Of The Tube Map

How the icon came to be.
Why Is There A Tube Train Inside An Aldgate Office?

Why Is There A Tube Train Inside An Aldgate Office?

You can pretend to be the driver.
The Tube Map: Now With Added Postcodes

The Tube Map: Now With Added Postcodes

How many postcodes do you travel through daily?
Know about the secret doors, hidden cinema and pointless waiting room?

Know about the secret doors, hidden cinema and pointless waiting room?

Get better acquainted with the silver fox
How To Have A Geeky Time On London Underground

How To Have A Geeky Time On London Underground

Secret codes.
Most Annoying Tube Trait? This

Most Annoying Tube Trait? This

20 really annoying traits
Facts About The Tube That Are Totally Made Up

Facts About The Tube That Are Totally Made Up

We know, because we asked you to make them up for us.
More Of The Funniest Things You've Heard Tube Drivers Say

More Of The Funniest Things You've Heard Tube Drivers Say

Because they say a lot of funny things.
An Alternative Map Of South London Train Routes

An Alternative Map Of South London Train Routes

Here's a new way of laying out the map
Secrets Of The District Line

Secrets Of The District Line

Which station has a secret government entrance?
The Public Was Asked: 'What Counts As A Long Tube Wait?'

The Public Was Asked: 'What Counts As A Long Tube Wait?'

Two minutes? Five? Ten?
This Train Terminates At... Thiockfosters

This Train Terminates At... Thiockfosters

When destination boards go rogue.
London's Unusual Tube Roundels

London's Unusual Tube Roundels

Pimp my signage.
You might actually enjoy your commute after looking at these pictures

You might actually enjoy your commute after looking at these pictures

London in the rain is beautiful.
From our archive: inside Brompton Road ghost station

From our archive: inside Brompton Road ghost station

It's rarely open.
If you thought the tube was overcrowded already, things could get worse

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

More frequent station closures, more one-way systems.
Look out for these gems next time you're on the Central line

Look out for these gems next time you're on the Central line

Geoff Marshall seeks out the little-known facts.
Mapped: Fictional Stations On The London Underground

Mapped: Fictional Stations On The London Underground

As the world's most famous transport network, the Tube has inspired many fictional stations. But what do they look like, and where are they located?
Unexpected Ways That The Victoria Line Can Save You Minutes

Unexpected Ways That The Victoria Line Can Save You Minutes

The light-blue line is your friend.
Things To Look For On The Piccadilly Line

Things To Look For On The Piccadilly Line

Packed with trivia.
The Innards Of All Central London Tube Stations...Mapped

The Innards Of All Central London Tube Stations...Mapped

Station Master is geek heaven.
London's Train Network Could Be Better: Here's How

London's Train Network Could Be Better: Here's How

...and all without building a single inch of new track.
The Beginnings Of The London Underground

The Beginnings Of The London Underground

Discover the tube's first graffiti artist.
Is This The Toughest Tube Quiz?

Is This The Toughest Tube Quiz?

A real brain-boggler.
Sex toys, viagra and wigs are among the items left on public transport

Sex toys, viagra and wigs are among the items left on public transport

... 15 people later claimed them.
Awkward London moments: not noticing someone wants your seat on the tube

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

Another reason not to read the Metro.
How many of these King's Cross oddities do you know?

How many of these King's Cross oddities do you know?

Find the Olympic benches.
Bob Mazzer's Underground: Tube Photos From The 1980s

Bob Mazzer's Underground: Tube Photos From The 1980s

Free exhibition of old tube shots.
This Tube Map Shows Scooting Times Between Stations

This Tube Map Shows Scooting Times Between Stations

We couldn't possibly comment on whether adults on scooters annoy us or not
Here's a bit of a spooky tube tale for you

Here's a bit of a spooky tube tale for you

Never look at a sleeping passenger in the same way again.
Photos of tube stations from the 1970s - how many do you recognise?

Photos of tube stations from the 1970s - how many do you recognise?

Bit of a brain teaser
When The London Underground Flooded

When The London Underground Flooded

Rain, rain, go away.
We've Made London's Tube Announcements A Bit More Accurate

We've Made London's Tube Announcements A Bit More Accurate

A little honesty goes a long way.
Down Street Ghost Station Could Open To Public

Down Street Ghost Station Could Open To Public

We take a tour.
What's The Best Seat On The Tube?

What's The Best Seat On The Tube?

Everyone has their favourite.
Tube Crowded? There's A Lab Looking Into That

Tube Crowded? There's A Lab Looking Into That

Fancy cramming onto a fake tube train, again and again.
What Does Your Tube Station Sound Like?

What Does Your Tube Station Sound Like?

It's the sound of the Underground.
Bizarre Items As Seen On The Tube

Bizarre Items As Seen On The Tube

Need a seat on the tube? Some people brought their own sofa
A Walking Tour Of London's Lost Tube Stations

A Walking Tour Of London's Lost Tube Stations

You can see most of these from the street.
Code 2 On Platform 4: The Meaning Of Tube Cleaner Codes

Code 2 On Platform 4: The Meaning Of Tube Cleaner Codes

Learn how to describe a Tube turd in polite company.
Secrets of the Met line.

Secrets of the Met line.

Underground secrets.
8 Games To Play On The Tube

8 Games To Play On The Tube

Includes Baffle-thy-Neighbour
Fun Games To Play On The Tube

Fun Games To Play On The Tube

Who needs Candy Crush when you can try out our tube games?
Quiz: How Much Of A Transport Nerd Are You?

Quiz: How Much Of A Transport Nerd Are You?

Settle the matter once and for all.
And the hottest tube station on the network is...

And the hottest tube station on the network is...

It gets HOW hot?
Which Branch Of The Northern Line Is Quickest?

Which Branch Of The Northern Line Is Quickest?

We needed to find out.
London Underground goes back to the time of public hangings

London Underground goes back to the time of public hangings

That's how old the Underground is.
Some seriously odd stuff left on the tube

Some seriously odd stuff left on the tube

Did you leave an iron on the number 23 bus?
How To Talk To Strangers On The Tube

How To Talk To Strangers On The Tube

It's really not that scary.
Art on the tube that looks dull but hides a story

Art on the tube that looks dull but hides a story

Is this the most ignored piece of art in the world?
Phones may soon work in tube tunnels: pros and cons

Phones may soon work in tube tunnels: pros and cons

HELLO! I'M ON A TUBE TRAIN!
The Queen's First Tube Ride...By Third-Class Smoking Carriage

The Queen's First Tube Ride...By Third-Class Smoking Carriage

The Queen once travelled in disguise on the tube... in a smoking carriage.
Ever Dreamed Of Having Your Own Tube Train? Maybe Settle For This

Ever Dreamed Of Having Your Own Tube Train? Maybe Settle For This

Pretend to be the Fat Controller.
How A Geographical Error Resulted In Beautiful Station Artwork

How A Geographical Error Resulted In Beautiful Station Artwork

Somebody got their Finsburys in a twist.
Every Route From Waterloo Station To Bank, Ranked

Every Route From Waterloo Station To Bank, Ranked

This will come in handy at least twice a week...
People Who Got Their Names On The Tube Map

People Who Got Their Names On The Tube Map

From a vicar to a rubber merchant.
More Secrets Of The Underground

More Secrets Of The Underground

Geoff's been exploring again.
4 Ways To Get Londoners To Mind The Gap

4 Ways To Get Londoners To Mind The Gap

Benedict Cumberbatch might just be able to save some nasty accidents...
Video: Which Is The Longest Escalator On The Tube?

Video: Which Is The Longest Escalator On The Tube?

Who gave Geoff a stopwatch?
Leaning On Doors Problem Is Not Unique To The Tube

Leaning On Doors Problem Is Not Unique To The Tube

"West Ham's dodgy start at the London Stadium? Probably someone leaning on a turnstile."
What's the most frequently lost item on the Underground? Here's the stats

What's the most frequently lost item on the Underground? Here's the stats

Your phone could be waiting for you at Baker Street
The Newspapers' Obsession With The Tube Being 'Too Hot For Cattle'

The Newspapers' Obsession With The Tube Being 'Too Hot For Cattle'

Is it tabloid hyperbole?
What Happens When You Speak To People On The Tube

What Happens When You Speak To People On The Tube

It's good to talk.
'Mind The Gap' Man Dies

'Mind The Gap' Man Dies

Family announces "this service terminates here".
The Northern Line That Never Was

The Northern Line That Never Was

Explaining that odd spur at Mill Hill East.
Why are so many stations named after oak trees - and are they linked?

Why are so many stations named after oak trees - and are they linked?

Burnt Oak, Royal Oak, Honor Oak, Gospel Oak.
The Origins Of London Tube Names

The Origins Of London Tube Names

Guess the Tube station from its etymology.
A Load Of Einsteins Take The Tube

A Load Of Einsteins Take The Tube

Bizarre marketing stunt.
This Instagram Account Will Change How You See The Tube

This Instagram Account Will Change How You See The Tube

A closer look.
Alternative Tube Maps: Circles Within Circles

Alternative Tube Maps: Circles Within Circles

A new attempt to redraw the Tube map.
Which Is London's Best Tube Station?

Which Is London's Best Tube Station?

The votes are in...
The London Underground Serial Killer: Separating Truth From Urban Legend

The London Underground Serial Killer: Separating Truth From Urban Legend

How much of this shocking story can we believe?
Alternative Tube Maps: Merry Christmas

Alternative Tube Maps: Merry Christmas

Vict-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-ria.
This Gorilla Is The New Face Of The Night Tube

This Gorilla Is The New Face Of The Night Tube

Has TfL gone bananas?
Video: What's Happening In Crossrail's Tunnels Right Now?

Video: What's Happening In Crossrail's Tunnels Right Now?

Something amazing beneath our feet.
Alternative Tube Maps: Straight Lines And Circles

Alternative Tube Maps: Straight Lines And Circles

The curviest Tube map yet, with a soft, roundel centre.
3D Maps Of Tube Stations

3D Maps Of Tube Stations

Can you identify these stations from their subterranean layout?
A Map Of Night Tube Train Frequencies

A Map Of Night Tube Train Frequencies

How often will trains run on which lines?
Video: a walking tour of London's lost tube stations

Video: a walking tour of London's lost tube stations

Nothing like a good Leslie Green
Station Master App: Going Underground in 3-D

Station Master App: Going Underground in 3-D

All 270 tube stations now mapped in 3-D.
Video: Urban Legend Of The Corpse On The Tube

Video: Urban Legend Of The Corpse On The Tube

Traveller beware...
How The Tube Was Predicted By Punch Magazine

How The Tube Was Predicted By Punch Magazine

Here's the tube, 1840's style
The Victoria Line: Now With Added Victorias

The Victoria Line: Now With Added Victorias

Some are trickier than others.
Video: Standing On The Right AND Left Of Holborn's Escalators

Video: Standing On The Right AND Left Of Holborn's Escalators

A new era beckons.
Someone Invented The Tube Train That Never Stops... Alas It Still Hasn't Happened

Someone Invented The Tube Train That Never Stops... Alas It Still Hasn't Happened

Surely we've got nothing to lose?
Who Gets The Arm Rest On The Tube?

Who Gets The Arm Rest On The Tube?

We want to end the elbow wars.
Video: The Secrets Of The Victoria Line

Video: The Secrets Of The Victoria Line

Geoff Marshall finds hidden patterns in familiar stations.
Secrets Of The Hammersmith And City Line

Secrets Of The Hammersmith And City Line

Probing the pink line.
Who Gets The Arm Rest On The Tube: The Results

Who Gets The Arm Rest On The Tube: The Results

Londoners have spoken.
A Guide To Alternative London Tube Maps

A Guide To Alternative London Tube Maps

From rude station names to realtime train data...
TfL Fares For 2016 Announced

TfL Fares For 2016 Announced

How will it affect you?
A Soundmap Of London's Waterways

A Soundmap Of London's Waterways

Rivers and canals shown like a Tube map, with embedded sound files.
Rare Chance To Tour Disused Tube Tunnels Used In Skyfall

Rare Chance To Tour Disused Tube Tunnels Used In Skyfall

Clapham South air raid shelters open to public too.
We Replicate Zac's Day Out On A Train

We Replicate Zac's Day Out On A Train

Mayoral hopeful keen to show he's one of us
The Night Tube Will Start In August

The Night Tube Will Start In August

Find out which lines it starts on first.
Alternative Tube Maps: Fashion Puns

Alternative Tube Maps: Fashion Puns

Jimmy Choo-dge Street? Oh please.
Mapped: London's Oyster Zone Boundaries

Mapped: London's Oyster Zone Boundaries

Finding anomalies in the zone boundaries.
Roundel Of Applause For A Man Who's Visited Every Tube Station

Roundel Of Applause For A Man Who's Visited Every Tube Station

All 270 stations photographed.
Watch This 3D Animated Timeline Of How The Tube Map Developed

Watch This 3D Animated Timeline Of How The Tube Map Developed

How the lines have evolved over time.
Secrets Of The Waterloo And City Line

Secrets Of The Waterloo And City Line

Final video in the series...and we've been telling porkies.
Would You Use Your Phone Or Watch To Tap In And Out?

Would You Use Your Phone Or Watch To Tap In And Out?

We try out Apple Pay.
See the Hubble Space telescope... on the tube.

See the Hubble Space telescope... on the tube.

Who knew?
Alternative Tube Maps: The Accessible Underground

Alternative Tube Maps: The Accessible Underground

This is what the Tube network looks like if you can't use stairs.
Handmade Models Of London Tube Stations

Handmade Models Of London Tube Stations

Drop The Pantograph! The Hunt For London’s Obscure Train Signs

Drop The Pantograph! The Hunt For London’s Obscure Train Signs

Private Rod, emergency gap jumper...what can it all mean?
The Underground Map Of Gin

The Underground Map Of Gin

All the ginformation you need on one map.
Welcome To Victoria Station, Sponsored By Bovril

Welcome To Victoria Station, Sponsored By Bovril

Train indicators once carried sponsor names.
£886m Bill For TfL Following Failed Tube Upgrade Contract

£886m Bill For TfL Following Failed Tube Upgrade Contract

Boy, that was a cock-up.
Alternative Tube Map Of Famous Footballers

Alternative Tube Map Of Famous Footballers

This train terminates at Gordon Banks.
A Look At The Reasons Behind The Tube Strike

A Look At The Reasons Behind The Tube Strike

We spoke to the unions and TfL.
Alternative Tube Maps: London Movies

Alternative Tube Maps: London Movies

New Night Tube Map Is Out

New Night Tube Map Is Out

It's blue...
The New 2015 Tube Map: What Will It Look Like?

The New 2015 Tube Map: What Will It Look Like?

The future could be very orange.
Revealed: Who Is Inspector Sands?

Revealed: Who Is Inspector Sands?

The face behind the Tube announcement.
Alternative Tube Maps: The Chromatic Underground

Alternative Tube Maps: The Chromatic Underground

The network's connections in a beautiful, beguiling diagram.
Video: A Scale For Packed Tube Carriages

Video: A Scale For Packed Tube Carriages

0 = empty carriage.
Alternative Tube Maps For Sale

Alternative Tube Maps For Sale

Plus new book examines the design of the diagram.
A Tree On The Tube

A Tree On The Tube

Nature on the underground.
What The Christmas Travel Shutdown Looks Like For London

What The Christmas Travel Shutdown Looks Like For London

You want to get to Gatwick? Ahahahahaha!
3 Songs To Make You Love The Tube

3 Songs To Make You Love The Tube

No, really.
The Tube On The Tube: Channel 5 Documentary Airs Tonight

The Tube On The Tube: Channel 5 Documentary Airs Tonight

Commuter says no.
What Goes On Beneath Leicester Square At 2am?

What Goes On Beneath Leicester Square At 2am?

Video: Aldwych Tube As A Working Station

Video: Aldwych Tube As A Working Station

The abandoned station, when it wasn't so abandoned.
48 Hour Tube Strike Starts Monday

48 Hour Tube Strike Starts Monday

Here's why, and what's affected.
Alternative Tube Maps: The Electric Tube

Alternative Tube Maps: The Electric Tube

Another cartographic keepsake for your collection.
New Tottenham Court Road Station Opens

New Tottenham Court Road Station Opens

Photos from the shiny new station.
London 'Night Tube' Start Date Announced

London 'Night Tube' Start Date Announced

London Undergound's going 24 hour from September 2015.
Night Tube: What Will Happen To The London Underground Mice?

Night Tube: What Will Happen To The London Underground Mice?

Sleep-deprivation is dangerous.
Londonist Underground: Funnel Of Tunnels

Londonist Underground: Funnel Of Tunnels

A selection of passages from beneath the capital.
Metropolitan Line To Close Earlier From May

Metropolitan Line To Close Earlier From May

10pm closures Monday to Wednesday.
Tube Strike 4-6 February 2014: Live Updates

Tube Strike 4-6 February 2014: Live Updates

What's running where.
Alternative Tube Maps: A New Geographic Map

Alternative Tube Maps: A New Geographic Map

Would you prefer your Tube map to better reflect reality?
The Tube Strike Is Off

The Tube Strike Is Off

Talks breakthrough suspends this week's strike.
A 3-D London Tube Map

A 3-D London Tube Map

Looking forward to our holographic future.
Tickets For Aldwych Tube Station Tours On Sale Again

Tickets For Aldwych Tube Station Tours On Sale Again

Perenially popular tube tour.
Which Is The Best iPhone Tube App?

Which Is The Best iPhone Tube App?

Five apps put through their paces.
Victoria Line Closed By Concrete And Water Flood

Victoria Line Closed By Concrete And Water Flood

Victoria Line rendered inoperable.
London Transport Fares 2000-2016

London Transport Fares 2000-2016

Ahead of Mayoral election claims and counter-claims, here's the actual data on fares since 2000.
All Tube Ticket Offices To Close, But Trains To Run 24Hr On Weekends

All Tube Ticket Offices To Close, But Trains To Run 24Hr On Weekends

Massive shake-up for the tube.
In Pictures: Tiles Of The Victoria Line

In Pictures: Tiles Of The Victoria Line

Photos of the tile motifs from every station on the Victoria Line.
How Hot Does It Get On London's Public Transport?

How Hot Does It Get On London's Public Transport?

We went out with a thermometer.
Two Thirds Of Passengers Against Standing Only Escalators

Two Thirds Of Passengers Against Standing Only Escalators

Says Channel 5 research.
Tube Ticket Office Closures: The Story So Far

Tube Ticket Office Closures: The Story So Far

How are you finding the changes?
A Tube Map Of The Galaxy

A Tube Map Of The Galaxy

Brixton Tube Chaos Will Last Until July 2015

Brixton Tube Chaos Will Last Until July 2015

Overcrowding and queueing misery.
There's A Kickstarter To Replace Tube Station Ads With Pictures Of Cats

There's A Kickstarter To Replace Tube Station Ads With Pictures Of Cats

Actually a thing.
First Ever Art Tube Map To Be Launched

First Ever Art Tube Map To Be Launched

Perve over Paolazzi.
Piccadilly Line Strike On Thursday

Piccadilly Line Strike On Thursday

TfL expects no service to run.
A 3-D Tube Visualisation With Moving Trains

A 3-D Tube Visualisation With Moving Trains

Transport eye-candy.
London Gift Guide: Secrets Of The Underground DVD

London Gift Guide: Secrets Of The Underground DVD

Includes brand new abandoned stations video + extras.
Why You Really Should Stand Clear Of The Doors

Why You Really Should Stand Clear Of The Doors

Tube drivers don't shout at you for their own benefit you know.
Help Us Create A New Map Of Alternative Tube Names

Help Us Create A New Map Of Alternative Tube Names

Should Holborn be Kingsway? ...or Midtown?
London Transport Closures Over Christmas And New Year

London Transport Closures Over Christmas And New Year

Roundup of public transport over the holidays.
Which Are The 17 Stations Where You Can't Get Wi-Fi On The Tube?

Which Are The 17 Stations Where You Can't Get Wi-Fi On The Tube?

Some of them are pretty major.
Check Out TfL's Shakespeare Tube Map

Check Out TfL's Shakespeare Tube Map

Change at Macbeth for the Villains and Rivals line.
A Tour Of West Ashfield Tube Training Centre

A Tour Of West Ashfield Tube Training Centre

Going Underground: Ross Ashmore Paints Every Tube Station

Going Underground: Ross Ashmore Paints Every Tube Station

An epic project coincidentally coming to fruition in the Tube 150 anniversary year.
Save Money And Lock In Fares With CommuterClub

Save Money And Lock In Fares With CommuterClub

Pay for an Annual Travelcard in monthly instalments.
Should We Ditch The Tube Map?

Should We Ditch The Tube Map?

Could a 'new Beck' take journey planners to the next level, supplanting the Tube map?
Which Is London's Worst Tube Station?

Which Is London's Worst Tube Station?

As voted for by you. Well, maybe not _you_. But people like you.
'Chaos' In Store For Brixton Commuters

'Chaos' In Store For Brixton Commuters

Ticket office to go as congestion continues.
Night Tube Start Date Delayed

Night Tube Start Date Delayed

24 hour weekend running will begin later this autumn.
Use Your Android Phone To Pay For The Tube

Use Your Android Phone To Pay For The Tube

Swipe your mobile.
Watch Tube Trains Mapped In Real Time On Your Phone

Watch Tube Trains Mapped In Real Time On Your Phone

Addictive new app maps location of trains across the network.
10 Apps To Get You Through The Tube Strikes

10 Apps To Get You Through The Tube Strikes

Help with travel, virtual meetings and more
Holborn 'Stand Both Sides Of The Escalators' Trial Back From Today

Holborn 'Stand Both Sides Of The Escalators' Trial Back From Today

For six months.
Alternative Tube Map Of Football

Alternative Tube Map Of Football

Watch Films In A Hot Tub On A Train Platform

Watch Films In A Hot Tub On A Train Platform

It can only be Hot Tub Cinema
Consultation Opens For Bakerloo Line Extension

Consultation Opens For Bakerloo Line Extension

Hold onto your hats, South East London.
The Brown Line Cometh: What's The Preferred Bakerloo Line Extension Option?

The Brown Line Cometh: What's The Preferred Bakerloo Line Extension Option?

Plans to bring the tube to south east London.
Improbable New Tube Map Emerges

Improbable New Tube Map Emerges

And there's a link to Brighton.
Alternative Tube Maps: The Daily Mail's Moral Underground

Alternative Tube Maps: The Daily Mail's Moral Underground

Cancers, house prices, immigrants, foxes...it's all here.
London's Underground's Last Wooden Escalator To Be Removed

London's Underground's Last Wooden Escalator To Be Removed

But replaced by another unique feature.
INNside Track: A Pub For Every Tube Station

INNside Track: A Pub For Every Tube Station

This chap's visiting 270 different boozers.
Tube-Themed Song Titles

Tube-Themed Song Titles

Sing alonga tube stops with Londonist
Hey, TfL, We Like This Idea For The Night Tube Map

Hey, TfL, We Like This Idea For The Night Tube Map

Nice new alt-tube map by Max Roberts.
Ghost Tube Station To Be Turned Into Luxury Flats

Ghost Tube Station To Be Turned Into Luxury Flats

Brompton Road reportedly sold for £50 million.
Ten London Stations Named After Birds

Ten London Stations Named After Birds

No good reason...
Will There Always Be A Tube Map? Yes, And Here's Why

Will There Always Be A Tube Map? Yes, And Here's Why

Max Roberts responds to our recent article about ditching the trusty diagram.
Hand-Drawn Maps Of London: Wimbledon Branch Of The District Line

Hand-Drawn Maps Of London: Wimbledon Branch Of The District Line

An utterly gorgeous hand-drawn map of the area between Earl's Court and Wimbledon, along the District Line.
Save On Your Travelcard And Rail Fares With CommuterClub

Save On Your Travelcard And Rail Fares With CommuterClub

It's not just about saving on TfL costs, you know.
Behold The Brunel Museum's New Staircase

Behold The Brunel Museum's New Staircase

Classy staircase ends years of shuffling down scaffolding.
In Pictures: Refurbished Northern Line Tube Trains

In Pictures: Refurbished Northern Line Tube Trains

A poke around the spruced-up carriages.
How To Become A Tube Busker

How To Become A Tube Busker

How London Underground picks its buskers.
Elephant And Castle Roundabout Is No More

Elephant And Castle Roundabout Is No More

And Central line trains are back at Tottenham Court Road on Monday.
Ch-Ch-Changes: Northern Line Extension, Old Street And Vauxhall

Ch-Ch-Changes: Northern Line Extension, Old Street And Vauxhall

Tube approved and layout changes planned for two gyratories.
Timetable For Tube Ticket Office Closures Announced

Timetable For Tube Ticket Office Closures Announced

Offices will start closing from February.
Night Tube 'To Start In July' Says Boris

Night Tube 'To Start In July' Says Boris

TfL a little more cautious.
Tube Tales From Twitter

Tube Tales From Twitter

Sex, drugs and yoghurt on public transport
Mind The Gap: Bloody Addictive Tube Game

Mind The Gap: Bloody Addictive Tube Game

Dodge pigeons, spell 'Balham'.
Pink Tube Train For Digital Switchover

Pink Tube Train For Digital Switchover

Have you spotted the pink train on the Central Line?
Life On The Northern Line: 50 Photos Of Tube Stations

Life On The Northern Line: 50 Photos Of Tube Stations

The varied architecture of the Northern Line.
Bid Farewell To Your Free Time: Look For Longer 2 Is Here

Bid Farewell To Your Free Time: Look For Longer 2 Is Here

Decipher visual clues to reveal tube stations.
Tube Strike Is On, As Unions Battle Over Night Tube Working

Tube Strike Is On, As Unions Battle Over Night Tube Working

No tube Wednesday night and all Thursday.
Night Buses Could Be Cut When Tube Runs 24 Hours

Night Buses Could Be Cut When Tube Runs 24 Hours

TSSA union thinks a third of routes are under threat.
Author Asks Strangers To Share Their Stories For £1

Author Asks Strangers To Share Their Stories For £1

Tube love, armed robbery and adoption.
In Pictures: No Pants On The Tube Day 2013

In Pictures: No Pants On The Tube Day 2013

Did you see people on the tube in their undies yesterday? This is what it was all about...
In Pictures: No Trousers On The Tube Day 2015

In Pictures: No Trousers On The Tube Day 2015

Other passengers don't turn a hair.
Tube Maintenance Workers On Strike This Friday

Tube Maintenance Workers On Strike This Friday

Dispute is over safety.
Alternative Tube Maps: Morphing Tube

Alternative Tube Maps: Morphing Tube

Watch as it transforms before your amazed eyes.
Tube Contactless Trial: How's It Going?

Tube Contactless Trial: How's It Going?

Two guinea pigs tell us their experiences.
Blackfriars Tube Station Re-Opens

Blackfriars Tube Station Re-Opens

Underground station re-opens after three years.
Why Sadiq And Zac's Transport Policies Are Disappointing

Why Sadiq And Zac's Transport Policies Are Disappointing

Former mayoral candidate Christian Wolmar explains.
London Underground Names First Stations For Free Wifi

London Underground Names First Stations For Free Wifi

The good people of Chalfont and Latimer spurned again.
French Invasion Of Tube Stations On Google Maps

French Invasion Of Tube Stations On Google Maps

Paris metro symbols replace our ruddy roundels!
Londonist Underground: iPad Drawings Of The Tube

Londonist Underground: iPad Drawings Of The Tube

The latest entry in our ongoing competition to draw the subterranean city.
Possible Tube Strike Over Bank Holiday Weekend

Possible Tube Strike Over Bank Holiday Weekend

No tube for three days remains a possibility.
Bakerloo Line Trains Not Stopping At Paddington From Today

Bakerloo Line Trains Not Stopping At Paddington From Today

For escalator replacement work.
57 Tube Stations At High Risk Of Flooding

57 Tube Stations At High Risk Of Flooding

Report assesses risk of flash floods and burst pipes.
Hand-Drawn Maps Of London: Tube Maps From Memory

Hand-Drawn Maps Of London: Tube Maps From Memory

Draw the Tube network from memory...
Mind the Bap: The Underground Food & Spirit Pairing Dinner

Mind the Bap: The Underground Food & Spirit Pairing Dinner

"The next stop will be the gym".
Another Central Line Strike Called For September

Another Central Line Strike Called For September

Shutdown mid-next month will also affect Waterloo & City.
Mapping London: The North/South Divide And Electric Tube

Mapping London: The North/South Divide And Electric Tube

Two more alternative London maps.
Google Doodle Marks 150 Years Of The London Underground

Google Doodle Marks 150 Years Of The London Underground

Search engine twists the Tube.
Two Tube Trains Collide On District Line

Two Tube Trains Collide On District Line

News emerges of crash on 1 May.
This Week's Tube Strikes: What's Happening

This Week's Tube Strikes: What's Happening

Two 24 hour strikes, but will they get called off?
See The Tube's Newest And Oldest Escalators Together

See The Tube's Newest And Oldest Escalators Together

Last day for Greenford's wooden escalator.
New £2 London Underground Coins In Circulation

New £2 London Underground Coins In Circulation

Currency celebration of the tube 150th anniversary.
See A Tube Map Made From LEGO

See A Tube Map Made From LEGO

Latest celebration of the network's 150th anniversary.
You Can Now Use Apple Pay On The Tube

You Can Now Use Apple Pay On The Tube

Use your iPhone or Apple Watch to tap in.
A Tour Of The New East London Line

A Tour Of The New East London Line

TfL U-Turn On Outer London Pay As You Go Caps

TfL U-Turn On Outer London Pay As You Go Caps

Higher charges will be refunded.
A Forgotten Corner Of The London Underground

A Forgotten Corner Of The London Underground

Discover Forgotten Metro-land brings trains back to a former London Underground outpost (sponsored post)
London Transport Museum Reveals The Secrets Of The Underground

London Transport Museum Reveals The Secrets Of The Underground

Buses and a miniature railway too!
London Christmas Gift Guide: Transport Lovers' Edition

London Christmas Gift Guide: Transport Lovers' Edition

Taxis and buses and tube, oh my!
Harry Beck's Tube Map Causes Travel Confusion

Harry Beck's Tube Map Causes Travel Confusion

A case study on the famous map shows its distorted geography can distort travellers' perceptions of reality.
London Short Fiction: Beyond The Central Line

London Short Fiction: Beyond The Central Line

A story for children.
Bus Strikes For Friday And Monday Called Off

Bus Strikes For Friday And Monday Called Off

But there's a tube strike on the horizon.
New World Record For Tube Challenge

New World Record For Tube Challenge

All 270 stations visited in new record time.
Wanted: Photographs Of Mutant Tube Beasts

Wanted: Photographs Of Mutant Tube Beasts

Have you spotted these weird creatures?
Unions Call Off Tube Strikes

Unions Call Off Tube Strikes

But new ones announced for September.
The Tube Train Of The Future

The Tube Train Of The Future

Coming to a Piccadilly or Bakerloo line service near you soon.... possibly.
Is Driving More Economical Than Public Transport?

Is Driving More Economical Than Public Transport?

We take a look at Lib Dem comment that driving is 'becoming a more economic option.'
New Oyster Wallets Celebrate Tube150

New Oyster Wallets Celebrate Tube150

10 new designs for your card.
Create Your Own Tube Service Announcements

Create Your Own Tube Service Announcements

Pretend you're a frustrated tube employee.
New Tube Map Shows Olympic Medal Winners

New Tube Map Shows Olympic Medal Winners

Change at Bradley Wiggins for trains to Chris Hoy.
How To Say 'Stand On The Right Please' In 29 Languages

How To Say 'Stand On The Right Please' In 29 Languages

We went crowd-sourcing to build the definitive international guide to telling people off on escalators.
See Design Icons Of The London Underground

See Design Icons Of The London Underground

Bask in the glory of the roundel.
TfL Unveils Tube Map Of Olympic Heroes

TfL Unveils Tube Map Of Olympic Heroes

This train terminates at Venus Williams.
Bank Voted Most Hated Tube Station

Bank Voted Most Hated Tube Station

At least TfL is doing something about it.
30 Years Of Poems On The Underground: Your Poems

30 Years Of Poems On The Underground: Your Poems

Angel is the cruellest stop...
Pay This Year's Price For Next Year's Annual Travelcard

Pay This Year's Price For Next Year's Annual Travelcard

Pay monthly, cancel anytime.
Major Escalator Disruption At Euston From Next Week

Major Escalator Disruption At Euston From Next Week

Until July.
Badgers In Pimlico: A Bit Of Tube Geekery

Badgers In Pimlico: A Bit Of Tube Geekery

Steam Train Ride To Mark Tube's 150th Anniversary

Steam Train Ride To Mark Tube's 150th Anniversary

Sit in the oldest carriage pulled by the oldest locomotives.
Look For Longer 2: Help Devise Cryptic Tube Station Puzzle

Look For Longer 2: Help Devise Cryptic Tube Station Puzzle

You can do better than Barbie+Ken = Barbican.
Tube Strike Is Underway

Tube Strike Is Underway

The latest 24-hour Tube strike by members of the RMT and TSSA unions is underway, meaning that services will be disrupted across most London Underground lines until Tuesday morning.
The Future Of London Transport: Notes On A Talk

The Future Of London Transport: Notes On A Talk

From Crossrail 2 to personal sky pods?
Really Bad Christmas Cracker Jokes About The Tube

Really Bad Christmas Cracker Jokes About The Tube

Print them out and horrify your loved ones.
The Friday Photos: Tickets, Please!

The Friday Photos: Tickets, Please!

A celebration of London's possibly soon-to-be unmanned ticket halls.
Abandoned Kitten Found On Tube Train

Abandoned Kitten Found On Tube Train

Tiny ball of fluff is now "doing well".
Secrets Of The Underground DVD: Have You Ordered Yours?

Secrets Of The Underground DVD: Have You Ordered Yours?

Get it in time for Christmas.
Unusual Tube Photography At Subway Gallery

Unusual Tube Photography At Subway Gallery

Yangchin Lin's shots of the underground.
Bakerloo Line Tunnel "Obstruction" At Embankment

Bakerloo Line Tunnel "Obstruction" At Embankment

Rumours of partial tunnel collapse.
Tonight: New BBC2 TV Series About The Tube

Tonight: New BBC2 TV Series About The Tube

Six-parter digs deep into the London Underground.
Take Part In TfL's Tube Contactless Payment Pilot

Take Part In TfL's Tube Contactless Payment Pilot

Contactless extends beyond buses.
Commuters Targeted By Guerilla Tube Posters

Commuters Targeted By Guerilla Tube Posters

We all have #bullshitjobs -- apparently.
An Alternative Map Of Accessible Tube Stations

An Alternative Map Of Accessible Tube Stations

One man's contribution to Global Accessibility Awareness Day.
Northern Line Carriage Becomes A Club For The Night

Northern Line Carriage Becomes A Club For The Night

If your name's not down, you're not coming in.
London Underground Invites Busking Auditions

London Underground Invites Busking Auditions

London Underground's got talent with applications now open for busking auditions
The Londonist Alphabet Game: Stupid Things To Do On The Tube

The Londonist Alphabet Game: Stupid Things To Do On The Tube

26 things you probably shouldn't do underground.
Old Street Roundabout Gets A Revamp

Old Street Roundabout Gets A Revamp

Pop-up shops and new colour scheme.
Opinion: Brand New Maps, Brand New Mistakes

Opinion: Brand New Maps, Brand New Mistakes

A rant about the new rail map.
Can't Find The Delay Compensation Form After TfL's Website Redesign?

Can't Find The Delay Compensation Form After TfL's Website Redesign?

Never fear, it's there.
Jubilee Trains Get Jubilee Makeover For Jubilee

Jubilee Trains Get Jubilee Makeover For Jubilee

Mind one's gap.
Tube Station Staffing Cut Plans Revealed

Tube Station Staffing Cut Plans Revealed

What's planned for your station.
Every Tube Station Song

Every Tube Station Song

Everyone sing along at home now...
Transport From Londonist Launches Radical Tube Upgrade Plan

Transport From Londonist Launches Radical Tube Upgrade Plan

These boots were made for walking...
Boxing Day Tube Strike Confirmed

Boxing Day Tube Strike Confirmed

Transport difficulties beckon for those Boxing Day sales.
Brompton Road Ghost Station To Be Resurrected?

Brompton Road Ghost Station To Be Resurrected?

"Proceedings began" yesterday to purchase and reopen the abandoned Tube station.
Want To Walk The Route Of The One Stop Tube Puzzle?

Want To Walk The Route Of The One Stop Tube Puzzle?

An idiosyncratic pedestrian tribute to Tube 150.
Tube Trains Mapped In Real Time

Tube Trains Mapped In Real Time

Tube Journeys Can Take 4 Times Longer For Wheelchair Users

Tube Journeys Can Take 4 Times Longer For Wheelchair Users

Can't use steps? It's the long way round.
There's A Tube Train Door Chime That Sounds Like A Christmas Film Theme Tune

There's A Tube Train Door Chime That Sounds Like A Christmas Film Theme Tune

There really is.
Take Part In A Clue-Based Tube Game

Take Part In A Clue-Based Tube Game

Can you work out the 150 brands who have advertised on the Underground?
Meet Oyster, The Cat Who Went Travelling On The Victoria Line

Meet Oyster, The Cat Who Went Travelling On The Victoria Line

Hopped on at Seven Sisters.
Central Line Trains Not Stopping At Tottenham Court Road From Saturday

Central Line Trains Not Stopping At Tottenham Court Road From Saturday

No change until December.
In Pictures: Brunel's Thames Tunnel

In Pictures: Brunel's Thames Tunnel

Circle Line Extension Set For December 13th

Circle Line Extension Set For December 13th

TfL Make Error On Latest Tube Map

TfL Make Error On Latest Tube Map

Spot the error in the latest Tube map.
Underground Films: The True Value Of The Tube

Underground Films: The True Value Of The Tube

What does TfL get from Sherlock and chums?
Sexual Harassment On Public Transport Increasing

Sexual Harassment On Public Transport Increasing

Seriously, what is wrong with some people?
Investigators Recommend Changes After Holland Park Evacuation

Investigators Recommend Changes After Holland Park Evacuation

Report comes after chaotic scenes last year
TfL Considering Closing All Tube Station Ticket Offices

TfL Considering Closing All Tube Station Ticket Offices

Evening Standard's got hold of a confidential document.
Video: LEGO Tube Maps Unveiled

Video: LEGO Tube Maps Unveiled

We talk to the people behind the five brickish maps, currently on show around the network.
Metropolitan Line Train Taken Away For Scrapping

Metropolitan Line Train Taken Away For Scrapping

Photographer Julian Gajewski sent us this picture of a forlorn-looking Metropolitan line train being taken away by truck at the end of its working life.
Mondays To Be Brightened Up With Free London Travel

Mondays To Be Brightened Up With Free London Travel

If you possess a certain 'priceless' credit card, that is.
London Underground HQ To Include Social Housing

London Underground HQ To Include Social Housing

New details and exhibition about 55 Broadway plans.
Yet More Inventive Tube Projects

Yet More Inventive Tube Projects

Roundels, epic walks and wobbly lines.
The Barons Cock Line: Alternative Names For London's Tubes

The Barons Cock Line: Alternative Names For London's Tubes

What if other Underground lines followed the naming style of the Bakerloo?
The Saturday Strangeness

The Saturday Strangeness

Shoreditch Moves Into Zone 1

Shoreditch Moves Into Zone 1

Fresh Tube Strikes Start Tonight

Fresh Tube Strikes Start Tonight

Videos Show Methods Pickpockets Use

Videos Show Methods Pickpockets Use

Also encouraging news from Project Guardian.
Video: Engineering The Underground

Video: Engineering The Underground

Jaw-dropping visual effects bring the early Underground to life.
Book Review: Walk The Lines By Mark Mason

Book Review: Walk The Lines By Mark Mason

In which the author walks over 400 miles to see every Tube station.
The Tube Platform That's Not There

The Tube Platform That's Not There

Northern Line has a Schrodinger's cat-like existence at Tottenham Court Road.
Contactless Payment Hits The Tube And Rail System

Contactless Payment Hits The Tube And Rail System

Which card did you use?
Have Your Say On The Redevelopment Of Bank Station

Have Your Say On The Redevelopment Of Bank Station

3D model on show in local church.
Tube Challenge Record Broken

Tube Challenge Record Broken

Mancunian takes 15 minutes off the previous record for visiting all 270 tube stations in the fastest time.
Going Underground: Tales From The Tube

Going Underground: Tales From The Tube

Oral history of the Tube.
London Underground Looks Pretty When Speeded Up

London Underground Looks Pretty When Speeded Up

Look how pretty the Tube is when you speed it up to some funky music.
Londonist Underground: Tube Panoramas

Londonist Underground: Tube Panoramas

How different the Northern Line looked 15 years ago.
Farringdon In 2018 Mapped By Arty Globe

Farringdon In 2018 Mapped By Arty Globe

Colourful sign showing Crossrail and newlook Thameslink.
Londonist Quiz: Subterranean London @ The Bishopsgate Institue

Londonist Quiz: Subterranean London @ The Bishopsgate Institue

Test your knowledge about the hidden city.
Queen Visits Baker Street Tube Station

Queen Visits Baker Street Tube Station

Duke of Edinburgh and Duchess of Cambridge make up an august trio of trainspotters.
More Strikes Planned For Tube And Heathrow Express

More Strikes Planned For Tube And Heathrow Express

Odd strike times planned in dispute over sacked tube driver.
Boris Buys Tube Lines

Boris Buys Tube Lines

Video: New App Helps Blind People Navigate The Tube

Video: New App Helps Blind People Navigate The Tube

We test it out.
TfL Campaign For Poetiquette On The Tube

TfL Campaign For Poetiquette On The Tube

Posters and poets for Travel Better London.
London Underground: Past, Present And Future

London Underground: Past, Present And Future

A Londonist event with a rather special panel.
The Little Book Of Tube Etiquette

The Little Book Of Tube Etiquette

New book rounds up the foibles of Tube travel.
Londonist Underground: A Miscellany Of Tunnels

Londonist Underground: A Miscellany Of Tunnels

Mail Rail, Aldwych, Greenwich Foot Tunnel and a little-known road tunnel.
See A Site-Specific Performance In The Abandoned Aldwych Tube Station

See A Site-Specific Performance In The Abandoned Aldwych Tube Station

Explore your own urban existence and inevitable demise in this season of carefully composed concerts.
Northern Line Returns To Tottenham Court Road

Northern Line Returns To Tottenham Court Road

Platforms re-open after six month closure.
Waterloo & City Line To Run Later

Waterloo & City Line To Run Later

Central line also gets more rush hour trains.
Poster Art 150: London Underground's Greatest Designs

Poster Art 150: London Underground's Greatest Designs

A celebration of Tube posters.
Londonist Underground: That's Not A Tube!

Londonist Underground: That's Not A Tube!

Tottenham Court Road...as a launch tube.
One Roundel To Rule Them All

One Roundel To Rule Them All

A tube sign made from hundreds of tube signs.
London Public Transport Freeze Up

London Public Transport Freeze Up

Tube and train networks ground to a halt last night despite official assurances everything would be fine.
Video: A Race Around The Overground

Video: A Race Around The Overground

Clockwise or anticlockwise? That is the question.
The Metropolitan Line A Stock Terminates Here

The Metropolitan Line A Stock Terminates Here

End of the line for the Underground's oldest trains.
Penguin Publishes Set Of Books Inspired By Each Tube Line

Penguin Publishes Set Of Books Inspired By Each Tube Line

12 books for 12 lines.
East London Line Opening "On April 15th"

East London Line Opening "On April 15th"

For Sale: Metropolitan Line Luggage Racks

For Sale: Metropolitan Line Luggage Racks

London Transport Museum shop launches new vintage treats.
How To Build A Tube Roundel Out Of Lego

How To Build A Tube Roundel Out Of Lego

Design icon builds another design icon.
Northern Line Extension Moves An Inch Forward

Northern Line Extension Moves An Inch Forward

Last Day Of Service For Old Victoria Line Trains

Last Day Of Service For Old Victoria Line Trains

After four decades, it's time to say goodbye to the last of the original Victoria line trains.
Bakerloo Line Extension... To Streatham?

Bakerloo Line Extension... To Streatham?

Public Consultation On Northern Line Extension Begins

Public Consultation On Northern Line Extension Begins

Battersea, Nine Elms, do you want a Tube station?
Maps: The Typographical Tube And Great Fire Of London In 3D

Maps: The Typographical Tube And Great Fire Of London In 3D

A pair of maps for your cartographic collection.
How To Claim A Refund For Delays On The Tube

How To Claim A Refund For Delays On The Tube

A simple 4-step guide to getting your money back.
App Review: Station Master

App Review: Station Master

iPhone app tells you the best carriage to board to make a swift exit.
You Are Leaving Zone 2: Please Have Your Exit Visa Ready

You Are Leaving Zone 2: Please Have Your Exit Visa Ready

New Underground Moquette Unveiled

New Underground Moquette Unveiled

Boris Moots Bakerloo Line Extension

Boris Moots Bakerloo Line Extension

iPad Game Lets You Punch Your Way Off A Tube Train

iPad Game Lets You Punch Your Way Off A Tube Train

Zombie Underground.
McNorthern Line: Sponsoring Tube Stations To Freeze Fares

McNorthern Line: Sponsoring Tube Stations To Freeze Fares

Tories say that TfL is too timid when it comes to advertising.
London Underground HQ Could Be Converted Into Flats

London Underground HQ Could Be Converted Into Flats

Want to live at 55 Broadway?
Claiming Refunds For Delayed Tube Journeys: There's An App For That

Claiming Refunds For Delayed Tube Journeys: There's An App For That

East London Line: An Update

East London Line: An Update

Oyster Ineptitude

Oyster Ineptitude

Saturday Comic: The Truth About The Tube #1

Saturday Comic: The Truth About The Tube #1

Do you fear ticket barriers?
Book Review: Underground - How The Tube Shaped London

Book Review: Underground - How The Tube Shaped London

The history of the Tube, brilliantly done.
 16 Tube Stations Get Listed Status

16 Tube Stations Get Listed Status

Classic stations get better protection.
Londonist Underground: Ripped Posters

Londonist Underground: Ripped Posters

Prints inspired by ripped-up underground posters.
Public Transport Directions On Google Maps

Public Transport Directions On Google Maps

Tube and bus routes now available.
Londonist Underground: Stairs And Escalators

Londonist Underground: Stairs And Escalators

Evocative photos of the Tube's uppy-downy bits.
Central Line Causes Problems For Opening Ceremony Rehearsal

Central Line Causes Problems For Opening Ceremony Rehearsal

Attendees queueing for the tube fight temptation to tweet details.
Londonist Underground: Tube Etchings

Londonist Underground: Tube Etchings

Further entries in our subterranean London competition.
Ken Livingstone Mulls District Line Extension

Ken Livingstone Mulls District Line Extension

Hounslow West could see resumption of District Line services after 40-year absence.
Video: Tube Passenger Threatened By Station Staff

Video: Tube Passenger Threatened By Station Staff

Diamond Jubilee Train Behind Last Night's Breakdown

Diamond Jubilee Train Behind Last Night's Breakdown

Problems on the Jubilee Line caused by a failure on one of the decorated trains.
Jubilee Line To Partly Close Due To 'Acid Ingress'

Jubilee Line To Partly Close Due To 'Acid Ingress'

30 days closure spread over two years.
$1m Funding For App To Help Visually Impaired Use Tube

$1m Funding For App To Help Visually Impaired Use Tube

London takes step forward in accessibility.
Week In Geek: 7-13 January 2013

Week In Geek: 7-13 January 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
New Website Helps People Who Need Step-Free Tube Access

New Website Helps People Who Need Step-Free Tube Access

UpDownLondon.
Google Maps Builds Waterloo And City Line Extension

Google Maps Builds Waterloo And City Line Extension

New public transport information seems to think the W&C Line starts in Southall.
Pay Deal Could See Tube Drivers' Pay Top £50k

Pay Deal Could See Tube Drivers' Pay Top £50k

But hey, no strikes over pay for the next four years.
Reopening of East London Line Delayed

Reopening of East London Line Delayed

Crowdfunding London: September 2014

Crowdfunding London: September 2014

Lock-ins, fighting ladies and tales of the tube.
Have You Spotted The Moonfruit Tube Ads Yet?

Have You Spotted The Moonfruit Tube Ads Yet?

Some selfies to inspire you.
Shoot Heritage Vehicles At London Transport Museum Depot

Shoot Heritage Vehicles At London Transport Museum Depot

Get up close to the collection with your camera.
Book Review: Do Not Alight Here By Ben Pedroche

Book Review: Do Not Alight Here By Ben Pedroche

Track down London's many ghost stations.
How Was Your Commute? The First Full Working Day Of Olympics

How Was Your Commute? The First Full Working Day Of Olympics

Good service reported on all Tube lines. But what's your experience?
Londonist Underground: iPod People

Londonist Underground: iPod People

Feel familiar?
Londonist Underground Exhibition Opens At The Bishopsgate Institute

Londonist Underground Exhibition Opens At The Bishopsgate Institute

10 works of art showing subterranean London, as depicted by Londonist readers.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The day's London news.
Buy Now And Beat The New Year TFL Price Hikes

Buy Now And Beat The New Year TFL Price Hikes

Renew your Travelcard before Sunday to beat the New Year fare increases.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Crossrail, cardboard tube, Canary Wharf tower.
Londonist Underground: Magical Tube

Londonist Underground: Magical Tube

Latest entry in our competition to capture subterranean London.
Occupy's Next Destination: The Tube

Occupy's Next Destination: The Tube

Group calls on followers to occupy the Underground.
Video: Farringdon Station's New Ticket Hall

Video: Farringdon Station's New Ticket Hall

Preview of the changes coming to Farringdon station.
Crowdfunding London: May

Crowdfunding London: May

Gods on the Northern line, and other worthy causes.
Angry Tube Man Ian Morbin Resigns

Angry Tube Man Ian Morbin Resigns

Tube Maintenance Workers Strike From 4pm

Tube Maintenance Workers Strike From 4pm

Three day strike over pensions and benefits.
Londonist Underground: Notting Hill Gloom

Londonist Underground: Notting Hill Gloom

Latest in our series of original art based underground.
Selfridges Christmas Windows

Selfridges Christmas Windows

Londonist Underground: Fish-Eye Tube

Londonist Underground: Fish-Eye Tube

Warped photos of familiar spaces.
Book Review: Underground Overground By Andrew Martin

Book Review: Underground Overground By Andrew Martin

Yet another book about the Tube, but this one's brilliant.
Interview: Lance Stewart, Creator Of The Tube Exits App

Interview: Lance Stewart, Creator Of The Tube Exits App

Mayoral Election: Transport Promises You Shouldn’t Trust

Mayoral Election: Transport Promises You Shouldn’t Trust

Prepare yourself for the Mayoral Election with out guide to undeliverable transport promises...
Londonist Underground: Fantasy Underworld

Londonist Underground: Fantasy Underworld

Here be dragons...and mice, monkeys and Wombles.
Pop-Up Art Shop In Piccadilly Circus Station

Pop-Up Art Shop In Piccadilly Circus Station

Buy art on your daily commute.
Oyster Extension Permits To Be Scrapped

Oyster Extension Permits To Be Scrapped

Finally, they've seen sense.
Book Review: Tube London By Rebecca Sams

Book Review: Tube London By Rebecca Sams

Slicing up the capital, one Tube station at a time.
New Images Of Redesigned Whitechapel Station

New Images Of Redesigned Whitechapel Station

Films About The Tube To Screen At London Transport Museum

Films About The Tube To Screen At London Transport Museum

Footage, documentary and film.
Santa's Lap: Tube Tables

Santa's Lap: Tube Tables

Project the Tube onto your floor or ceiling with these elegant coffee tables.
Tube Flood, Power Cuts Reported At Charing Cross

Tube Flood, Power Cuts Reported At Charing Cross

The Trafalgar Square fountains have drained into Charing Cross Tube station. Services disrupted.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Rounding up the day's news.
Wifi For 120 Tube Stations By 2012

Wifi For 120 Tube Stations By 2012

Do you want to stay online through the ticket gates, down the escalator and onto the platform?
Celebrate 25 Years Of Poems On The Underground

Celebrate 25 Years Of Poems On The Underground

New Poems on the Underground are themed around the value of the written word.
Cooler Tube Train Unveiled By Mayor

Cooler Tube Train Unveiled By Mayor

Book Review: Underground Maps - Art, Design and Cartography

Book Review: Underground Maps - Art, Design and Cartography

From MacDonald Gill to Stephen Walter.
Light Up The Tube Map

Light Up The Tube Map

London Underground: Best Metro In Europe?

London Underground: Best Metro In Europe?

Olympic Train Timetable: New Details Announced

Olympic Train Timetable: New Details Announced

4,000 additional train services, but no all-night Tube.
Virgin Media To Supply Free Wifi To Tube Stations

Virgin Media To Supply Free Wifi To Tube Stations

Ready by July, at no cost to passengers.
Driverless Tube Trains Shelved For At Least Another Decade

Driverless Tube Trains Shelved For At Least Another Decade

Told you so.
Get Your Animals On The Underground Stationery

Get Your Animals On The Underground Stationery

Putting the 'otter' back into 'desk jotter'.
Transport For London Releases Complaint Report

Transport For London Releases Complaint Report

Want a happy journey? Catch a boat.
Work Begins On Victoria Tube Ticket Hall

Work Begins On Victoria Tube Ticket Hall

Short-term pain for long-term gain.
£300k Olympics Bonus For TfL Boss As Government Cuts Funding

£300k Olympics Bonus For TfL Boss As Government Cuts Funding

But hey, TfL will run suburban West Anglia services.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Today's London news: living statues, misty photos, futuristic tube.
Santa's Lap: Moquette Trainers

Santa's Lap: Moquette Trainers

Shoes made from repurposed tube seat covers.
London Short Fiction: Shelter Drawings

London Short Fiction: Shelter Drawings

Who is the Circle Line's mystery sketcher?
Share Your Acts Of Tube Kindness

Share Your Acts Of Tube Kindness

New art project aims to spread the love around the Central line.
Jubilee Line Strike Suspended

Jubilee Line Strike Suspended

Trains will run normally 2 April and 2 May.
Tube Strikes Called Off

Tube Strikes Called Off

Next week's planned stoppages called off after sacked employee reinstated.
Londonist Underground: Tube Animals

Londonist Underground: Tube Animals

A cutesy iPad drawing of some beasties in a carriage.
Northern Line To Divorce?

Northern Line To Divorce?

Get Companies To Sponsor Tube Station Upgrades, Says Report

Get Companies To Sponsor Tube Station Upgrades, Says Report

Assembly Tories very keen on sponsorship.
Bank Holiday Extra, Extra

Bank Holiday Extra, Extra

What's been happening in London today.
Watch Out For Films Of Parliament's History At Tube Stations

Watch Out For Films Of Parliament's History At Tube Stations

Animations of important people and events.
Boxing Day Tube Strike Ballot Over Quadruple Pay Demand

Boxing Day Tube Strike Ballot Over Quadruple Pay Demand

London Underground accuses Aslef of jumping the gun while talks are ongoing.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Today's news: a baby born at Canary Wharf, and something for cheese lovers.
Create Your Own Tube Ad

Create Your Own Tube Ad

The River Thames: Serco Prize For Illustration @ London Transport Museum

The River Thames: Serco Prize For Illustration @ London Transport Museum

There's a new poster on the tube today.
Doors Open On Moving Tube Train

Doors Open On Moving Tube Train

TfL has launched an investigation after the doors of a Victoria line train apparently opened while it was travelling between stations.
Tube Trains Could Be Sent To Yorkshire

Tube Trains Could Be Sent To Yorkshire

In other news: coal to be sold to Newcastle.
Royal Mail Issues Tube-Themed Stamps

Royal Mail Issues Tube-Themed Stamps

Red-letter day for the Tube.
Subterranean London Explored

Subterranean London Explored

Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 25 October 2013

Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 25 October 2013

Lost, disused and subterranean London, with N Quentin Woolf.
Tube Closures: TfL Giveth, TfL Taketh Away

Tube Closures: TfL Giveth, TfL Taketh Away

As District and Circle lines return to full health, the Jubilee is diagnosed with a bad case of the 'planned engineering works'.
Tube Strike On Boxing Day

Tube Strike On Boxing Day

So much for shopping in the sales.
Be Inspired By The Tube

Be Inspired By The Tube

Eight speakers tell their tube stories.
More Tube Train Failures And Possible Strikes

More Tube Train Failures And Possible Strikes

Also a rundown of Transport for London's performance at the London Assembly Transport Committee.
Victoria Line Vexations Virtually Vanish

Victoria Line Vexations Virtually Vanish

The Friday Photos: Escalators

The Friday Photos: Escalators

Stairways to somewhere.
Mind The Gender Gap App

Mind The Gender Gap App

Women, know your limits!
Atheist Campaign: In Pictures

Atheist Campaign: In Pictures

Fire On Gatwick Express Train At Victoria

Fire On Gatwick Express Train At Victoria

Problems on various other routes make the morning commute a pain.
Tube's New Guide To Terrorist Spotting

Tube's New Guide To Terrorist Spotting

London Short Fiction: Jazz Code And The Tube

London Short Fiction: Jazz Code And The Tube

An unexpected friend request.
TfL: Together For London?

TfL: Together For London?

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Who wants to build the RMT's new website then?
Rush Hour Chaos On The Central Line

Rush Hour Chaos On The Central Line

Were you thwarted on your commute yesterday?
Oyster Card Refunds, As Another Union Talks Strike

Oyster Card Refunds, As Another Union Talks Strike

Londonist Underground: Homeless By The Tube

Londonist Underground: Homeless By The Tube

Another original painting in our ongoing series.
Commuting By Public Transport Doesn't Make You Ill, Suggests Survey

Commuting By Public Transport Doesn't Make You Ill, Suggests Survey

In fact, you're slightly more likely to catch flu if you travel by car or bike.
Choose Your Own Station Name

Choose Your Own Station Name

'No Strike Deal': More Tube Strikes Under Boris Than Ken

'No Strike Deal': More Tube Strikes Under Boris Than Ken

Despite manifesto promises of a no strike deal, there have been more tube strikes under two and a half years of Boris than eight years of Ken.
TFL Starts Consultation On South Kensington Tube Station

TFL Starts Consultation On South Kensington Tube Station

A small step forward for the step-free South Ken campaign
Mayor Talks Up "Driverless" Tube Trains

Mayor Talks Up "Driverless" Tube Trains

Boris Johnson has again invoked the prospect of driverless Tube trains as a way of permanently beating the strikes.
Londonist Underground: Tube Fashion

Londonist Underground: Tube Fashion

Imagining a catwalk on the Tube...powered by mice.
Welcome to the School of Underground

Welcome to the School of Underground

Some tube journeys are more interesting than others.
Tube Map Pioneer Harry Beck Receives Blue Plaque

Tube Map Pioneer Harry Beck Receives Blue Plaque

English Heritage recognises the draughtsman on the diagram's 80th anniversary.
Two Talks: Blogging London And Underground London

Two Talks: Blogging London And Underground London

London's bloggers and Tube experts in two must-see talks.
Art On The Underground Releases Two New Books

Art On The Underground Releases Two New Books

Art on the Central and Jubilee Lines.
Santa's Lap: Tube Play Tent

Santa's Lap: Tube Play Tent

One for the kids.
Record Passenger Numbers On Tube For Olympics

Record Passenger Numbers On Tube For Olympics

Hundreds of thousands have also watched the free events.
Train Accident Victim Finds Little Compassion

Train Accident Victim Finds Little Compassion

New Artwork For Tottenham Court Road Station

New Artwork For Tottenham Court Road Station

New entrance hall to be brightened up by Buren.
Smile For London Launches On Monday

Smile For London Launches On Monday

Weekend Round-Up

Weekend Round-Up

What's been happening around town.
Blackfriars Station To Be Renamed?

Blackfriars Station To Be Renamed?

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

News from around London today.
Atheist Bus Hits The Streets

Atheist Bus Hits The Streets

A Guided Tour Of The Tube

A Guided Tour Of The Tube

Fares To Rise By More Than Inflation For Next Ten Years

Fares To Rise By More Than Inflation For Next Ten Years

TfL's business plan also doubles planned spending on roads.
Travel Better London: Words From A Poet

Travel Better London: Words From A Poet

Can you think of a rhyme for Croydon?
Runaway Train On The Northern Line This Morning

Runaway Train On The Northern Line This Morning

'Oh, Boy!' New Art on the Underground

'Oh, Boy!' New Art on the Underground

Alight Here: New Site Looking For Photos, Poems Of Tube Stations

Alight Here: New Site Looking For Photos, Poems Of Tube Stations

Art Below at Regent's Park Tube Station

Art Below at Regent's Park Tube Station

More art to brighten your commute: this time at Regent's Park station
Drawn Underground: Doodles To Complete On The Tube

Drawn Underground: Doodles To Complete On The Tube

Punning London-themed pictures for you to complete on your commute.
London TravelWatch: 'Light At The End Of The Tunnel'

London TravelWatch: 'Light At The End Of The Tunnel'

What's going on with the tube? Find out here.
Was This The Tube's "Worst Week" Of Service?

Was This The Tube's "Worst Week" Of Service?

Delays and closures affected almost half of London Underground lines this week.
Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

This week in London's history.
Mayor Orders The Return Of The Thames

Mayor Orders The Return Of The Thames

TfL Keeps Tube Wheelchair Ramps After Games — For A While

TfL Keeps Tube Wheelchair Ramps After Games — For A While

Use of ramps will be reviewed over the next few months.
Tube Problems "Every Week Till 2012", Claims Standard

Tube Problems "Every Week Till 2012", Claims Standard

The Evening Standard has come into possession of a report that claims there will be disruption on the Underground every weekend until the Olympics.
Paul McCartney Could Open 2012 Olympics

Paul McCartney Could Open 2012 Olympics

Former Beatle could be joined by a bevy of younger stars for opening ceremony.
Have Your Say On District Line Changes

Have Your Say On District Line Changes

TfL plan to scrap weekday service to Kensington Olympia.
Kilburn A Contender For London Underground In Bloom?

Kilburn A Contender For London Underground In Bloom?

A platform allotment to cheer commuters
Tube Data Suspended Due To 'Overwhelming Demand'

Tube Data Suspended Due To 'Overwhelming Demand'

Ban Tube Strikes, Say Assembly Conservatives

Ban Tube Strikes, Say Assembly Conservatives

Strikes are a pain, but is a ban the answer?
LO, It Came To Pass

LO, It Came To Pass

Videoed Angry Tube Worker Is A Jedi

Videoed Angry Tube Worker Is A Jedi

Tube Death Comedy Upsets Drivers

Tube Death Comedy Upsets Drivers

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The rest of today's news.
The Saturday Strangeness

The Saturday Strangeness

Santa's Lap: RMT Christmas Cards

Santa's Lap: RMT Christmas Cards

The RMT, those loveable rogues partly responsible for many of London's Tube strikes, are offering special Christmas cards on their website. The perfect gift, perhaps?
Moonfruit Selfies: The Snaps And Winner

Moonfruit Selfies: The Snaps And Winner

Did you snap a selfie?
Jubilee Line Won't Be Ready Until January; If We're Lucky

Jubilee Line Won't Be Ready Until January; If We're Lucky

RMT Votes For Strike On Tube Lines

RMT Votes For Strike On Tube Lines

Transforming Tottenham Court Road at NLA

Transforming Tottenham Court Road at NLA

Tube To Run 24 Hours During Olympics?

Tube To Run 24 Hours During Olympics?

Believe it when you see it.
Boris's Buzzkill: A Farewell to Drinking on the Tube

Boris's Buzzkill: A Farewell to Drinking on the Tube

Poster Giveaway: Art On The Underground

Poster Giveaway: Art On The Underground

Mile End Mysteries: Flying Barriers And Roof Holes

Mile End Mysteries: Flying Barriers And Roof Holes

Vote For Your Favourite Tube Map Cover, Win A Prize

Vote For Your Favourite Tube Map Cover, Win A Prize

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Holy Monday news.
DLR Staff Get Olympic Bonus

DLR Staff Get Olympic Bonus

Workers can expect a pay packet boost of between £1,132 and £2,500, depending on who you believe.
Phone Coverage On Tube A Step Closer

Phone Coverage On Tube A Step Closer

London Transport Costs Rise For Cars, Buses, Trains

London Transport Costs Rise For Cars, Buses, Trains

Fares and charges increase for many London commuters as the capital returns to work.
Book Review: The Roundel

Book Review: The Roundel

100 artistic reinterpretations of the famous transport logo.
Union Chief: Chances Of Royal Wedding Tube Strike "Remote"

Union Chief: Chances Of Royal Wedding Tube Strike "Remote"

The management at tube union Aslef have described the chances of a strike on the day of the Royal Wedding as "remote".
Tube Trains Put On Collision Course

Tube Trains Put On Collision Course

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Friday evening news, featuring a quirky new museum for Covent Garden.
Underground In Bloom 2011 Winners Announced

Underground In Bloom 2011 Winners Announced

Over 70 stations, control centres and depots took part in this year's tube gardening competition
Deal To Be Signed For Mobile Coverage On Tube

Deal To Be Signed For Mobile Coverage On Tube

A deal could be signed within weeks that would bring mobile phone coverage to parts of the Tube network before the Olympic Games.
District Line Delays Caused By Faulty Trains

District Line Delays Caused By Faulty Trains

Tube Passengers Let Off At Closed Station

Tube Passengers Let Off At Closed Station

For the second time during the industrial action of recent months, passengers were mistakenly let off at Canada Water station during November's Tube strike.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

And the rest of the day's news, including an odd fib from the Evening Standard.
Underground Flirting: Fess Up!

Underground Flirting: Fess Up!

Mass Ticket Office Closure Proposed By LUL

Mass Ticket Office Closure Proposed By LUL

Boris And Ken Clash Over Tube Again

Boris And Ken Clash Over Tube Again

The two mayoral candidates don't see eye to eye over London underground.
Tube Staff To Strike Over Christmas

Tube Staff To Strike Over Christmas

District and Hammersmith & City Line Disruption

District and Hammersmith & City Line Disruption

LU Not Meeting Commitments On Station Staffing

LU Not Meeting Commitments On Station Staffing

London Travelwatch research finds unstaffed gatelines despite assurances.
Anthrax And Asbestos Risk At Hammersmith, Claims RMT

Anthrax And Asbestos Risk At Hammersmith, Claims RMT

Get Emailed Reminders About Tube Refunds

Get Emailed Reminders About Tube Refunds

Did Boris Johnson Threaten To Quit?

Did Boris Johnson Threaten To Quit?

Tube Strike Threat As Union Rejects Job Cuts

Tube Strike Threat As Union Rejects Job Cuts

Circle Line "Teacup" Trials

Circle Line "Teacup" Trials

Mind The Data Gap: TfL Accused Of Lacking Transparency On Tube Performance

Mind The Data Gap: TfL Accused Of Lacking Transparency On Tube Performance

Val Shawcross and the TSSA are blaming disappearing performance data on a lack of transparency; TfL say nobody looked at the bloody stuff anyway.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Monday's other news, featuring a clever sting and a happy football club.
Mayor Finds Transport Policy

Mayor Finds Transport Policy

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The rest of the day's news, with added moon.
Northern Line: Earlier Closures On Less Of The Line

Northern Line: Earlier Closures On Less Of The Line

Still No Deal For Tube Staff During Olympics

Still No Deal For Tube Staff During Olympics

London Underground raises cash offer, unions say it's about the strings attached.
More Tube Strikes Threatened Over Work Rosters

More Tube Strikes Threatened Over Work Rosters

Art Preview: London Transport Posters @ MoMA New York

Art Preview: London Transport Posters @ MoMA New York

Tube Cooling Budget Cut

Tube Cooling Budget Cut

Update On New West London Stations

Update On New West London Stations

Tube Network Could Face Weekly Strikes

Tube Network Could Face Weekly Strikes

Christmas Tube Strike Moves One Step Closer

Christmas Tube Strike Moves One Step Closer

Photo Of The Day: Celtic Travel Advice At Kings Cross

Photo Of The Day: Celtic Travel Advice At Kings Cross

Leaked LU Memo Reveals Unstaffed Stations

Leaked LU Memo Reveals Unstaffed Stations

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

And the rest of the day's news...
Olympic No Strike Tube Deal Edges Closer

Olympic No Strike Tube Deal Edges Closer

The RMT are asking London Underground to match a deal agreed with Network Rail to ensure the tube runs smoothly during the Games.
Tube Censors Pink-Boxered Christ

Tube Censors Pink-Boxered Christ

London Dating: Wit, To Woo

London Dating: Wit, To Woo

Santa's Lap: Authentic Underground Signs

Santa's Lap: Authentic Underground Signs

Richard Long Designs New Tube Map Cover

Richard Long Designs New Tube Map Cover

Union Tube Action: How Was It For You?

Union Tube Action: How Was It For You?

ZZ Top Rocker Takes The Tube

ZZ Top Rocker Takes The Tube

6.5M Extra Hours On The Tube - Now That's A Delay

6.5M Extra Hours On The Tube - Now That's A Delay

A London Assembly report has found that 2010/11 saw the longest period of poor tube performance since upgrade work began.
Listen Up! Music Interview: The Spiels

Listen Up! Music Interview: The Spiels

We chat to the Mancunadian band ahead of their debut London show
Touch Up London #97: Circle Line As Anglerfish

Touch Up London #97: Circle Line As Anglerfish

Bus Unions Talk Up Action Over Olympics Payments

Bus Unions Talk Up Action Over Olympics Payments

Latest in saga over extra cash for transport workers.
Londonist Behind The Lens: Chutney Bannister

Londonist Behind The Lens: Chutney Bannister

Edmonton PPC Wants To Build His Own Tube

Edmonton PPC Wants To Build His Own Tube

Art Review: Pop Will Eat Itself @ Piccadilly Circus Station

Art Review: Pop Will Eat Itself @ Piccadilly Circus Station

Preview: Moquette For London @ Transport Museum

Preview: Moquette For London @ Transport Museum

Calls For Station To Be Named After London Legend

Calls For Station To Be Named After London Legend

Report Into Runaway Tube Train Published

Report Into Runaway Tube Train Published

The runaway engineering train that careened along the Northern line in the early hours of August 13th this year was the result of faulty equipment and basic human error, an internal report by TfL has concluded.
A/C Tube Train Trials Begin

A/C Tube Train Trials Begin

Boris Scraps Free New Year's Rail Travel

Boris Scraps Free New Year's Rail Travel

Bethnal Green Tube Crush Memorial Service

Bethnal Green Tube Crush Memorial Service

Cameron Puts Ministers On The Tube

Cameron Puts Ministers On The Tube

Snow Warnings, Spring Poems

Snow Warnings, Spring Poems

TFL: Enhancing Your Journey By Assaulting Your Eyes

TFL: Enhancing Your Journey By Assaulting Your Eyes

Charles Bronson Artwork Goes Missing

Charles Bronson Artwork Goes Missing

Heritage Award For Maida Vale Station

Heritage Award For Maida Vale Station

The Nice Movement

The Nice Movement

Jubilee Line Closures Could Extend Into 2010

Jubilee Line Closures Could Extend Into 2010

Detrainment And Derailment

Detrainment And Derailment

Ticket Office Closure Plan Cancelled

Ticket Office Closure Plan Cancelled

Tube Fare Rises: Another Thing We Can Blame On Bankers

Tube Fare Rises: Another Thing We Can Blame On Bankers

Strikes To Close 7 Tube Stations For 24 Hours

Strikes To Close 7 Tube Stations For 24 Hours

Charles Bronson Unleashes Demons At Angel

Charles Bronson Unleashes Demons At Angel

VR Tube Ride Still a Harrowing Experience

VR Tube Ride Still a Harrowing Experience

Best Not Change At Bank Or What?

Best Not Change At Bank Or What?

Mail Rail To Get Second Act?

Mail Rail To Get Second Act?

Tube Upgrades At Risk In PPP Arguments

Tube Upgrades At Risk In PPP Arguments

Step Free Sink Hole

Step Free Sink Hole

Be Inspired On The Piccadilly Line

Be Inspired On The Piccadilly Line

One Londoner Slightly Unwell

One Londoner Slightly Unwell

Oysters Shucked

Oysters Shucked

Photo of the Day: Mind the Gap?

Photo of the Day: Mind the Gap?

Tube Mobile Plans On Then Off Then On Again

Tube Mobile Plans On Then Off Then On Again

Palestinian Territories Squeezed From Map On Tube

Palestinian Territories Squeezed From Map On Tube

Circle And Hammersmith & City Lines To Close For Three Weeks

Circle And Hammersmith & City Lines To Close For Three Weeks

Theatre Review: Stockwell @ Tricycle

Theatre Review: Stockwell @ Tricycle

Tube Funding Hits The Buffers

Tube Funding Hits The Buffers

The Forgotten Treasures In Your Oyster

The Forgotten Treasures In Your Oyster

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Some Travel Card Wallets Are Gay. Get Your Own!

Some Travel Card Wallets Are Gay. Get Your Own!

Legal Action Threatened Over Tube Lines Ruling

Legal Action Threatened Over Tube Lines Ruling

New York And London Fight For Supremacy

New York And London Fight For Supremacy

London's Lexicon #75

London's Lexicon #75

London Assembly Snow Report Points More Fingers

London Assembly Snow Report Points More Fingers

Week Around the Ists

Week Around the Ists

Assembly Urges Later Tube Running

Assembly Urges Later Tube Running

TfL Finds Cash Behind The Sofa

TfL Finds Cash Behind The Sofa

Minor Delays: A Story For Every Station

Minor Delays: A Story For Every Station

Talks Today To Avert Tube Strike

Talks Today To Avert Tube Strike

TfL Demands Bigger Buns

TfL Demands Bigger Buns

London Underground Caught Fibbing?

London Underground Caught Fibbing?

Photo of the Day: Solitude on Baker Street

Photo of the Day: Solitude on Baker Street

Bye Bye Blackfriars

Bye Bye Blackfriars

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Make A New Moquette

Make A New Moquette

O'Toole Resigns From Tube: So Long And Thanks For All The Oysters

O'Toole Resigns From Tube: So Long And Thanks For All The Oysters

The Nice Movement

The Nice Movement

Tube Security Gets Teeth

Tube Security Gets Teeth

Photo of the Day: Under the watchful eye

Photo of the Day: Under the watchful eye

Strikes Off

Strikes Off

London's Lexicon #81

London's Lexicon #81

Airwave Down Below

Airwave Down Below

The Nice Movement

The Nice Movement

Northern Line May Close At 10pm On Week Nights

Northern Line May Close At 10pm On Week Nights

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Stroll The First Suburb

Stroll The First Suburb

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Oysters Shucked, Part Two

Oysters Shucked, Part Two

Last Minute Listing: Transformed By The Tube Talk

Last Minute Listing: Transformed By The Tube Talk

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Bring Back Junior Kickstart

Bring Back Junior Kickstart

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Food-ography:  Lunch

Food-ography: Lunch

I Get A Round, Round, Roundel

I Get A Round, Round, Roundel

TfL Finally Controls Metronet

TfL Finally Controls Metronet

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The Northern Line Extension Is One Step Closer To Completion

The Northern Line Extension Is One Step Closer To Completion

Don't expect to see them in action just yet
New Tube Signalling And More Frequent Service Coming Soon

New Tube Signalling And More Frequent Service Coming Soon

Are you a disgruntled Hammersmith & City or Circle line commuter?
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

24-hour strike planned for next week.
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.
Tube Getting Full 4G Phone Coverage Within 2 Years

Tube Getting Full 4G Phone Coverage Within 2 Years

Pledged by Sadiq Khan.
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...
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.
New Thermal Images Show The Tube In A Heatwave

New Thermal Images Show The Tube In A Heatwave

Heatwave captured on thermal imaging smartphone.
An Exhibition Of Tunnels In Westminster

An Exhibition Of Tunnels In Westminster

And in the grandest of settings.
Last Chance To Ride A 1980s Tube Train

Last Chance To Ride A 1980s Tube Train

Bye bye, D Stock.
TfL Has Been Watching You: Here's What It Discovered

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

Fascinating research.
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.
A Guide To This Week's Tube Strike

A Guide To This Week's Tube Strike

Brace yourselves.
Tube Staff Vote To Strike

Tube Staff Vote To Strike

Fears over safety; and rise in abuse on staff.
Help Fund Memorial For Legendary Tube Boss

Help Fund Memorial For Legendary Tube Boss

Rewards for crowdfunders.
It Lives! What London's Pulse Looks Like

It Lives! What London's Pulse Looks Like

Have a play.
Edgware Road signal cabin is being retired

Edgware Road signal cabin is being retired

1926 tech being replaced for more frequent trains.
Charing Cross Ticket Hall To Close For 10 Months

Charing Cross Ticket Hall To Close For 10 Months

1970s ticket office to be refurbished.
Night Tube Will Extend To Jubilee Line In October

Night Tube Will Extend To Jubilee Line In October

Third line to go 24-hour.
9 London Tours To Help You See The City Differently

9 London Tours To Help You See The City Differently

From chocolate to pubs to Pokémon.
Where To Party Before Catching The Night Tube This Friday

Where To Party Before Catching The Night Tube This Friday

Free whisky tastings and an insomniacs' philosophy club.
How London's night tube might look (although we hope not)

How London's night tube might look (although we hope not)

Don't let this happen, London.
Exclusive: First Look At The New Night Tube Map

Exclusive: First Look At The New Night Tube Map

Hitting stations on Thursday.
8 Extended Bus Services To Support Night Tube

8 Extended Bus Services To Support Night Tube

Catching the night tube? Did you know the bus network has also been expanded?
An Insight Into How The Night Tube Will Work

An Insight Into How The Night Tube Will Work

Find out what's gone into preparing the service.
A Guide To The Night Tube

A Guide To The Night Tube

A handy guide.
5 things to do to make the most of Night Tube (spon):

5 things to do to make the most of Night Tube (spon):

From Pokemon to pub crawls.
Commuters Warned To Expect Disruption At Holborn Station

Commuters Warned To Expect Disruption At Holborn Station

Station will be exit only at peak times.
Exclusive: A First Look At The New 2016 Tube Map

Exclusive: A First Look At The New 2016 Tube Map

It's getting busier.
A Look At Euston Station Before It Gets a Makeover

A Look At Euston Station Before It Gets a Makeover

"Euston always reminds me of a giant bath".
What's London's Most Expensive Train Station Toilet?

What's London's Most Expensive Train Station Toilet?

Our graphic reveals all.
Does It Matter Which Way Round The Overground You Travel?

Does It Matter Which Way Round The Overground You Travel?

Clockwise or anticlockwise round the ginger line?
Michael Landy’s Acts Of Kindness Art Project Opens On The Central Line

Michael Landy’s Acts Of Kindness Art Project Opens On The Central Line

Sickly sweet or stimulating? London's latest Art on the Underground project was unveiled today
The Tube: A Guide To Easter Weekend Travel

The Tube: A Guide To Easter Weekend Travel

How will we get around London this weekend? Find out here.
Boris Johnson’s Transport Cuts Conundrum

Boris Johnson’s Transport Cuts Conundrum

Major overhaul of TfL is planned.
Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast For London, 27 January 2011

Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast For London, 27 January 2011

Ever wondered what Tube blogger Annie Mole sounds like? N Quentin Woolf interviews her in her natural habitat - the London Underground.
Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

District Line Woes, May Even Close

District Line Woes, May Even Close

Ticket Machines Go Multilingual

Ticket Machines Go Multilingual

GLA Council Tax Freeze

GLA Council Tax Freeze

Transport For Lovers

Transport For Lovers