Prepared for Catalin C. | Delivered April 8, 2020
London Underground System
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To find information on how the London Underground system operates.
The London Underground Rail System
London Underground rail network
or the Tube is one of the best way to travel to and from central London.
The Tube is divided into
and Central London is covered by
Zone 1 of the network
The rail network has a total of
and train fares vary depending on how far one is travelling, the time of day, and the
method of payment used
Further information on fares can be accessed on the
of TFL website.
The cheapest method of paying fare is by use of
Oyster or contactless payments
The opening and closing times of the Tube
vary slightly from line
to line, but the first subway trains usually start running from
around 5 am
from Monday to Saturday.
The operating hours of the Tube are
reduced on Sunday
Information guides in regard to the Tube can be accessed on
the Tube section
of the TFL website. These guides include
the map of the Tube
i.e. a large print tube map
black and white.
The following videos have been included to better understand how the London Underground rail system works:
The History of
The London Underground.
London Underground Explained
- Quick & Simple | Jen Dre.
Ride the London Tube