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London Underground

London SW1H 0TL, England
+44 343 222 1234
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London Underground, better known as the Tube, has 11 lines covering 402km and serving 270 stations. Opened in 1863, it is the world's oldest underground railway network, and one of the largest.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“an oyster card” (1,901 reviews)
“rush hour” (759 reviews)
“tube map” (388 reviews)
London SW1H 0TL, England
+44 343 222 1234
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

North, south, east , west and all the Ines in between. The 'Tube' takes you there. Londoners big love (with a few grrrrs when this 150 year old system inevitably breaks). The quickest way to get around and used by millions. Prices are higher than...More

Thank Chippa368
Reviewed yesterday

What a great cheap way of travelling around London. Easy to pay at the turnstiles even if you do not have an Oyster card you can use your wireless swipe bank card or credit card.

Thank lisa w
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The tube has its pros and cons but, to be honest, if it was not there, London would be gridlocked. For historical and geological reasons, it tends to be a larger network in North London rather than South. Using an Oyster Card or contactless card...More

Thank Yorkterrier01
Reviewed yesterday

Fast and economical way to get around the city. Accept it for what it is - it can get crowded and stuffy but it is quick.

Thank ColinRS0346
Reviewed yesterday

I've used public transport all over the world, and "The Tube" is the best. Gets you anywhere you want to go, quickly and dry, which is especially important in a city with lots of rain. Even in rush hours, the Tube does not require "subway...More

Thank BVISocks
Reviewed yesterday

Well connected. Good frequency. If you have two-together card, you can buy travel cards in discounted price. You can use in bus, tube, tram etc.

Thank MNaBhx
Reviewed yesterday

London has come a long way when it comes to public transit. it can get you almost everywhere and the quality of the service is very good.

1  Thank Dani718
Reviewed yesterday

The London commute is never a pleasant experience. Staff are abrupt and the trains sometimes run to time. Overall, it's an efficient mode of transport, but prices are high for intermittent service and sometimes cleanliness of the stations.

Thank jameswatling
Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed a great day in London, which improved once we parked the car and were able to use the London UNderground to travel to our various tourist sites. I have an Oyster card, but my wife was able to use her credit card and...More

Thank Mike E
Reviewed yesterday

Get an Oyster and use pay as you go, or use a contactless card (THE SAME ONE!) for entry and exit to avoid being overcharged for transport. A few mobile phone apps available to assist with journey planning, but station staff also very helpful

Thank ncwigan
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
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24 September 2017|
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Response from mody k | Reviewed this property |
No need as long as they are under 11 and Travelling with an adult who is using pay as you go, or has a valid ticket (excluding Group Day Travelcards), a Freedom Pass or an Oyster photocard (up to four children per adult)
17 August 2017|
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Response from rizzelb | Reviewed this property |
You can not use overseas accounts on TFL. Mastercards from European countries will not work too.
15 August 2017|
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Response from drzelic | Reviewed this property |
I realy don't know. Paid with cash.