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London Underground

London SW1H 0TL, England
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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” (1,979 reviews)
“rush hour” (794 reviews)
“tube map” (400 reviews)
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London SW1H 0TL, England
Westminster
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Reviewed today via mobile

How much the Undreground has improved over the years. It’s incredible how it handles the city with its millions of daily travellers, in record time and regularity. Rarely did we have to wait more than 3 minutes for a train and we sampled all the...More

Thank SKIClub
Reviewed today

If you are in hurry , The underground train is the faster way to be on time in your destination. Accurate arrivals and easy to use. I would like it to be cleaner but considering that it is used by hundred thousand every day ,...More

Thank Panos M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There’s no better way to get around London. We’ve used the trains before and again this trip and it’s all so well organised, it just works. Here’s just one example: this morning we walked down to Edgeware Road Station on the Bakerloo Line, swapped to...More

Thank EdM389
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Easy to understand signage and maps. Gets you around London quickly and cheaply, with staff at station extremely helpful. Forget the bus, use the underground!

Thank Jacob M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The tube station staff are very helpful if spoken to in the right way. I enjoy the tube and find it very straight forward. Now with Apps of the tube map it makes it easier to use.

Thank minime1971
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Don't shy away from using the tube while in London! Its so easy and logical. Free little maps of the tube can be found at most stations. And the most amazing part is that you can use apple pay to get in and out! If...More

1  Thank Ann T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Quick trains and always a good response. All the staff members were willing to help even with the smallest of issues for example helping us find out the lines we need to go to. Most staff members had a smile on and were all ways...More

Thank megan d
Reviewed yesterday

London has one of the easiest public transportation system that i've used. I highly recommend it! It's cheap, fast, easy and reliable.

Thank ragnheidur e
Reviewed yesterday

London Underground carries tens of thousands of people around the city every day. It is worth spending a few minutes planning your visit and the route taken between stops, but it is easy to navigate with care and saves much time travelling over ground with...More

Thank John A
Reviewed yesterday

It can be windy cold busy and along walk and wait at stations sometimes.But it is fun and quick and the best way to get around London quickly.Get an oyster card as it has a daily cap on price per day.

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Nearby
Westminster
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
...More
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24SecondsMatejVydra
22 January 2018|
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Response from celticchough | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm the bearer of bad news I'm afraid - Barking underground doesn't open until 5 am and it will take you at least 45 mins by tube.
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StuShirl
12 January 2018|
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Response from Jackie H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I wouldn’t know.
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mr_traveller1986
7 January 2018|
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Response from 580hansr | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I would recommend buying an Oyster card. Look at the Transport for London website and it will give you an indication of the max amount per day (caps) you will spend based on the zones you will travel in. Based on that... More
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