London Public Transport

TfL’s new bus safety announcement isn’t going down well with passengers

If you were on a bus or anywhere near social media this weekend, you might have noticed there’s been a bit of a tizzy over the latest addition to …

London

Piccadilly line delays: Commuter fury as faulty train brings major Tube line to a halt

ES News Email<p>Furious commuters faced rush-hour chaos after a faulty train caused a major Tube line to grind to a halt.<p>Severe delays have been …

London Ambulance Service

London Overground's Gospel Oak to Barking line to re-open

London Overground's Gospel Oak to Barking line reopens on Monday 15 January following the installation of new overhead electric lines by Network …

London

Who is Arsenal transfer target Malcom?

<i>"Take the Victoria Line from Holloway Road and hop off at Euston Station before boarding the train to Manchester Piccadilly. Bon voyage."</i><p>A few quid …

Soccer

53 incredible vintage photos of the London Underground

ES Lifestyle Newsletter<p>While complaining about the tube is where many Londoners find common ground, we don’t know what we’d do without it.<p>This week, …

London Underground

Elizabeth Line extension plans east of Abbey Wood back in the spotlight

The £14.8bn Elizabeth Line is currently on track to be fully open by the end of next year, and the mayor is now eyeing a previously mooted extension …

London

Ruhrbahn to replace Essen Stadtbahn fleet

GERMANY’s Ruhrbahn is planning to launch tenders later this year for 77 new LRVs to replace the entire Essen Stadtbahn fleet and complete the …

Transit

Piccadilly line part suspended between Kings Cross and Cockfosters due to a person on the track

There is severe disruption on the Piccadilly line this morning due to a person on the track.<p>There is currently no service between Kings Cross and …

Transit

Piccadilly line suspended: Young woman injured after being hit by Tube train at Arsenal station

ES News Email<p>The Piccadilly line has been suspended after a woman was hit by a train in north London.<p>British Transport Police, London Fire Brigade …

London Fire Brigade

London Overground cancellations: Faulty train causes second day of travel misery on major rail route

ES News Email<p>Commuters faced a second morning of rush hour chaos after a faulty train meant part of a major London Overground line was forced to …

Trains

Euston station evacuated and closed due to fire alert

Euston station has been evacuated and closed due to a fire alert.<p>Northern and Victoria line services are disrupted due to the alert, with trains not …

London Fire Brigade

Moxy London Stratford cool space by tube station

Moxy London Stratford is about 200 meters from Stratford Station, a major transportation center with both London Underground and train station …

London

Central line delays: Commuters face more Tube misery as one of London's busiest routes is part suspended after signal failure

ES News Email<p>One of London's busiest Tube lines was brought to a standstill as engineers scrambled to fix a signalling problem.<p>The Central line was …

London

Train strike 2018 updates: London commuters face further disruption on final day of RMT walk-outs

<b>Final day of strikes</b><p>It has been a tough week for rail passengers but there is one more day to get through.<p>Members of the RMT union are once again …

Chris Grayling

The best train journeys in Europe for 2018

Our rail experts offer a guide to the best rail journeys in Europe for 2018.<p>1. Eurostar, London to Amsterdam<p>It’s the biggest Eurostar news for a decade. From spring 2018 direct trains will zip from London St Pancras to Rotterdam in just over three hours, plus Amsterdam in around four. The speedy …

Trains

Cheapest pint in London? Days Hotel London Waterloo Review

For a couple years now I wanted to check out Days Hotel London Waterloo, a Wyndham Rewards brand hotel with a good value GoFast rate at 3,000 points …

London

Delays on Metrorail CT's northern line

CAPE TOWN - Metrorail commuters on the northern line can expect delays following a train-related incident in Paarl.<p>Officials had to closed both lines …

Cape Town

Rent costs in London actually went down last year

Feeling the pinch after the festive season? Here’s some good news for you and your dwindling bank balance: the cost of renting actually went down …

London

More misery for central line commuters in Cape Town

Trains on Cape Town’s central line‚ which were halted after a security guard was murdered on Tuesday evening‚ will remain suspended on Thursday …

Africa

Rail security guard shot dead in Cape Town, union calls for boycott

The United National Transport Union (UNTU), which represents workers at the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa), said its members would no …

News (South Africa)

The Curious Incident Of The Dog On The Northern Line

The Northern line was once well-known as the Misery line for its persistent delays. Most of the problems were caused by signal failures or staff …

London

Cape Metrorail suspends services after shooting incident in Khayelitsha

Metrorail has suspended its central line train services in Cape Town following a shooting incident in Khayelitsha on Tuesday night.

Transit

Take the kids to … the Ragged School Museum, east London

Once a school that provided a free education for destitute children, a row of 19th century warehouses is now a free museum giving visitors a chance to step back in time – and into the classroom – for a strict Victorian lesson<p>In a nutshell<p>In 1877 Dr Thomas Barnardo opened the Copperfield Road Free …

London

Huge paint factory blaze sent fireballs into the sky above London

<b>A huge fire at a paint factory sent smoke billowing across London with eyewitnesses reporting ‘fireballs’ shooting into the air.</b><p>London Fire Brigade …

London Fire Brigade

Now use Metro card to travel in DTC buses; here are the 5 things you need to know

Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal launched the country’s only common mobility card system on Monday, allowing commuters in Delhi to use the same prepaid …

Transportation

District and Circle line delays: Two major Tube lines suspended after person 'hit by train'

ES News Email<p>Two major Tube lines have been suspended after a person was reportedly hit by a train in central London.<p>Commuters on the District and …

London Ambulance Service

District line severely disrupted due to a person on the track at Mansion House

Tube services are severely disrupted this morning due to a person on the track at a City station.<p>There is currently no service between Earl's Court …

Transit

Those new MetroCard passes will probably backfire horribly

When the MTA announced in October that it would be switching to contactless passes in 2019, replacing our current yellow swiping MetroCards, the news …

Transport for London

This new Thameslink rail timetable is the reason that BA is expanding at Gatwick

Well, <i>that headline clearly isn’t totally true</i>. Expansion plans need slots, so the demise of Monarch last Autumn was clearly one of the catalysts for …

Frequent-flyer Programs

District Line Daily: Different Rules at D.C.’s Publicly Funded Preschools

<i>A morning roundup of news, opinion, and links from City Paper and around the District. Send tips and ideas to …

Washington D.C.