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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” (1,794 reviews)
“rush hour” (710 reviews)
“tube map” (367 reviews)
London SW1H 0TL, England
+44 343 222 1234
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Reviewed yesterday

Just loved experiencing the underground. It is a quick and reasonable way to get around and you see so many interesting people. A bit disorientating until you work out which direction you should be travelling in!

Thank 52Cathy
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The underground is the way to travel if you want to get from A to B in the shortest time. It is much more expensive than the bus system. It is easy to use if you have a tube map and know which line you...More

Thank kirklees
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic network that gets you everywhere you want to go quickly. Avoid peak times Having lived in London in the late 80s and early 90s I can truly say the cleanliness and safety are so much improved The addition of the contactless payments for Brits...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's not complicated and there are numerous guides and information personnel to assist you on your journey

Thank Roger R
Reviewed yesterday

Easy to get around and figure out where you are. Signs well marked and rather well organized. Highly recommend using Octopus card.

Thank Vincy L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Get the day saver off peak ticket for £12.30. You can't use the underground from 4am to 10am, but after that you can use it as much as you like. Underground map available at every station, it is easier to use this map to find...More

Thank John G
Reviewed yesterday

Eventhough the Underground might not be the cheapest option it's by far the easiest and fastest. I would anytime choose the Underground over taxi when going around the city - becuase there's so many options!

1  Thank jmig2016
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Easy to use . Get a good map and an Oyster card. The best system I've seen. Sure it could be cleaner but it's gets you to where your going fast and without hustle . Pick up the brochure with the map and keep it...More

Thank Dirk R
Reviewed yesterday

Just like other places in Europe the Underground or Metro system in London is very easy to understand and follow. I originally thought that the 5 pounds of the Oyster card was then available to use it but it wasn't, also keep in mind to...More

1  Thank Jose C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Learn it, love it, use it!!! The only way to get around London. Clean, efficient, and an available helpful staff in all stations visited!!

1  Thank Cas C
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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18 August 2017|
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Response from Joygant | Reviewed this property |
I think, it will not accept non UK contactless or if it does it will be charged more. Hence Oyster is best option. No point of buying daily pass. Take pay as you go or if you are staying more than a month - then monthly pass... More
16 August 2017|
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Response from drzelic | Reviewed this property |
I realy don't know. Paid with cash.
Annalise M
9 August 2017|
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Response from Edith A | Reviewed this property |
Also found on Google that not only does the Tube run all night on New Year's Eve (maybe every night) but it is free from 11:45 pm to 4:30 am.