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These tips will ensure you ride the tube (and the bus, and the train ... Just the Tube A travelcard or PAYG Oyster or contactless card will let you travel on multiple forms of London transport, not just the tube. Sometimes getting a train can be quicker.
If you want to avoid waiting as much as possible, your best bet is buying a Fast Track ticket for £36 ($46), which can be bought on the day or online (again, with a 10% discount and the bonus of skipping the ticket office line). It's an extra £10 ($13.
All visitors are advised to plan their day carefully and to avoid busy areas, in particular Greenwich town centre, Cutty Sark and Tower Bridge. Spectators can choose the best place to watch here. TfL's services will continue to keep London moving.
Now expanded to 12 lines, 114,500 miles of track and 270 stations, the labyrinthine Tube network can seem intimidating to visitors to London. So, to avoid panic in Piccadilly Circus or a mix-up at Marylebone, here's our guide of 10 tips to riding the Tube.
London can be expensive, but it doesn't have to be. Jane Last has five top tips for a city on the cheap ... easily accessible from Heathrow and Gatwick airports via train or Tube and in close proximity to the major transport hub that is St Pancras.
Navigating London's Underground can feel like a labyrinth for even the most seasoned Oyster card holder, let alone for a person who has problems with their eyesight. As well as crowds of people to contend with, there's also the assault course of stairs.
London’s ... that inform and guide passengers on the London Underground is to be scrapped in favour of “hello everyone”, or time specific phrases such as “good morning everyone”. Staff have already been told by city travel bosses at Transport.
LONDON — As Britons took in the news Friday that at least 22 people were injured in a terror attack on the London subway system, some social media users near the incident responded in a tried and tested British manner: with offers of sympathy — and.
A person has died after being hit by a train at a busy central London station. Emergency services rushed to Marble Arch station at about 2pm on Monday. The person was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. Witnesses described seeing a "huge" number.
Check out our handy guide to get you and your family on track this ... Children aged 5-10 can travel free across Tube, DLR, London Overground and TfL rail services. They need either a 5-10 Zip Oyster photocard, or to travel with an adult using pay as.
The first in a new series dedicated to the looks of public transport networks, Blue Crow Media's London Underground Architecture & Design Map provides a fascinating insight into the graphic and architectural design of.