Common questions

Are London tubes open today?

Are London tubes open today?

Contact us. We’re open Monday to Friday: 08:00-20:00. We’re closed on weekends and bank holidays.

When was the last Tube strike?

On 24 June 2011, the strikes were cancelled after London Underground reinstated the Tube driver at the centre of the dispute. Further strikes over TfL’s plans to close Underground ticket offices took place in February 2014. 2014-04-??

What time does the tube start running?

Underground trains generally run between 5am and midnight, Monday to Saturday, with reduced operating hours on Sunday.

How much do Eurotunnel train drivers earn?

Eurotunnel Salary FAQs The average salary for a Train Driver is £54,001 per year in United Kingdom, which is 58% higher than the average Eurotunnel salary of £34,176 per year for this job.

How much do London Underground staff get paid?

The average base pay of a Tube driver is £55,011 while night tube drivers earn around half of that as their position is part time. During training, which lasts 12-16 weeks, trainee drivers earn £32,375 during their training,.

What is a tube strike?

A Tube strike is taking place with Piccadilly Line drivers walking out on Wednesday, September 28. TfL advises people to use alternative routes on Tube, rail and bus networks throughout the strike. Services are not expected to resume until the afternoon of Friday 28 September.

What are London Tube Lines?

Central line (London Underground) The Central line is a London Underground line that runs through central London, from Epping, Essex , in the north-east to Ealing Broadway and West Ruislip in the west. Coloured red on the Tube map, the line serves 49 stations over 46 miles (74 km), which makes it the longest Tube line.

What is the London tube system?

London Underground. The London Underground (also known simply as the Underground, or by its nickname the Tube) is a public rapid transit system serving London and some parts of the adjacent counties of Buckinghamshire , Essex and Hertfordshire in the United Kingdom. The Underground has its origins in the Metropolitan Railway ,…