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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.
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Reviewed yesterday

The best and easiest way to travel around the center London fast and with a lot of points closer to monuments!

Thank Luis M
Reviewed yesterday

Just got back from London and we loved traveling on the Underground. Quick and easy to get most anywhere in the city. We went from London, Heathrow to the South Kensington Station in just over 40 minutes. Also traveled to Covent Gardens which is very...More

Thank movietitle
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loved, loved using the Tube. Stops every where convenient to sites. Was the teen’s job to figure out route and guide us around. She quickly became confident and comfortable. Even while riding, the people-watching was great! When choosing your hotel or BnB, make sure it...More

Thank Malia H
Reviewed yesterday

The underground is fast, has plenty of stations and really easy to navigate. I like the way you can use contactless to pay. It does get very busy and it is not particularly clean, but it is the best way to get around London

Thank MikeyAndHisTravels
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We spent a week in London and our purchased Oyster cards with 30 pounds before we left for our trip. We added 10 more pounds to the card later in the week. We used the underground to go to local sites , as well as...More

Thank Sylvia L
Reviewed yesterday

The trains are easy to you we bought a Oyster card which was 10 pounds to the load up as much as you like within the city areas. So handy instead of trying to wait in line to by one or a return ticket.

Thank Sandra D
Reviewed yesterday

No matter what your station in life is, if you want to move about London quickly, you should use the Underground system. Understand, it is public transportation, so there are certain times of the day when it is extremely busy. But it is just as...More

Thank Perplexed P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Using the underground can either be a great and quick experience or very hot and uncomfortable , If you have seen enough of the city and merely traveling From a to b use the underground , Try and avoid peak hours during Monday to Friday...More

Thank aredders
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is perhaps rhenkosnoiay subway I have evee tried. But it works and covers all areas. But woud appriciate that oyster card is not nessacary when you can use credit card to check in and out.

Thank Jesper B
Reviewed yesterday

Handy, accessible, and quick. The easiest way to pay is to use your swipe-enabled credit or debit card. Be prepared to walk along the tunnels connecting the stations, and be sure you know where yo want to go, before you go through the ticket barriers....More

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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
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LisaMarie61
30 August 2018|
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Response from GlobeTraveler001 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there was an assistant that helped travelers at the kiosks in the station if needed. We paid by credit card. Only needed a one way trip, but there are a number of options to choose from. Keep your tickets because you... More
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john533
19 August 2018|
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Response from Linds F | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Buses are wheel chair accessible but will be busy at peak times in popular places. Can work out cheaper but can involve many changes and often the bus routes are hard to work out. Hope you enjoy your trip and if I can... More
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Victoria M
11 August 2018|
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Response from Rieslingfamtravels | Reviewed this property |
Take the Bakerloo Line from Paddington to Piccadilly Circus and then it is about a 2 min walk. I cannot say specifically how stroller (pram) friendly it is, but we did our entire trip with one last year and only had 2-3... More
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