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The Elizabeth line has appeared on the new tube map
The Elizabeth line has appeared on the new tube map

The Elizabeth line has appeared on the new tube map

TfL has, just in time for the launch, released its latest tube map which now includes the Elizabeth line, along with a new sponsor and the London Overground extension.

May
19
A new tube map has been published
A new tube map has been published

A new tube map has been published

A new tube map has been released showing a number of changes to the service, including the forthcoming partial closure of the Northern line.

Jan
07
New London Underground map celebrates Black History in London
New London Underground map celebrates Black History in London

New London Underground map celebrates Black History in London

TfL has added to the roster of themed tube maps with one that marks both Black History Month and the 40th anniversary of Black Cultural Archives in Brixton

Oct
12
2021
Petition to rezone Woolwich on the tube map
Petition to rezone Woolwich on the tube map

Petition to rezone Woolwich on the tube map

A petition has been set up calling on the Mayor of London and TfL to move Woolwich from Zone 4 to Zone 3 on the tube map travel zones.

Oct
06
2021
Thameslink is back on the London tube map
Thameslink is back on the London tube map

Thameslink is back on the London tube map

The Thameslink line is back on the tube map following a long-running campaign. The restoration to the map sees Thameslink services within Zones 1 to 6 (as well as Dartford and Swanley), shown on TfL's maps.

Dec
16
2020
Thameslink could be appearing on the Tube map soon
Thameslink could be appearing on the Tube map soon

Thameslink could be appearing on the Tube map soon

The London tube map could start showing the north-south Thameslink line again according to a written answer from the Mayor of London.

Sep
29
2020
Check out this London tube map made from a working circuit board
Check out this London tube map made from a working circuit board

Check out this London tube map made from a working circuit board

Fancy a tube map with a difference? How about one made from a circuit board - with lights that show live train movements?

Jun
23
2020
Put Thameslink on the tube map says London Assembly
Put Thameslink on the tube map says London Assembly

Put Thameslink on the tube map says London Assembly

A report on improving accessibility on London's Transport services has called for the fully accessible Thameslink line to be on the Tube map as a matter of some urgency.

Mar
18
2020
The Science Museum’s “tube map” of the Solar System
The Science Museum’s “tube map” of the Solar System

The Science Museum’s “tube map” of the Solar System

Spotted this in the Science Museum the other day - a range of goods for sale with a map of the Solar System which will look very familiar to London Underground fans.

Jan
02
2020
New tube map released –  now reaches to Reading
New tube map released –  now reaches to Reading

New tube map released – now reaches to Reading

A new tube map has been released ahead of the official launch of TfL Rail services out to Reading in a couple of weeks time.

Dec
04
2019
London Underground’s 30th tube map cover now available
London Underground’s 30th tube map cover now available

London Underground’s 30th tube map cover now available

Last week you might have noticed the pocket sized tube maps handed out in tube stations changed -- with a new cover design.

May
29
2019
Tube maps in other languages
Tube maps in other languages

Tube maps in other languages

It's not highlighted that well, but the TfL website has a range of tube maps in languages other than English.

May
09
2019
The surprising reason for London Underground’s new heritage signs
The surprising reason for London Underground’s new heritage signs

The surprising reason for London Underground’s new heritage signs

You might have seen some new signs popping up around the tube stations recently showing off London Underground's heritage.

Feb
07
2019
This Ferrari is covered in a London “tube map”
This Ferrari is covered in a London “tube map”

This Ferrari is covered in a London “tube map”

Want to see a Ferrari sports car covered in a London Underground style tube map? Here's one for you.

Jan
19
2019
The London Underground tube map made in a WW2 prisoner of war camp
The London Underground tube map made in a WW2 prisoner of war camp

The London Underground tube map made in a WW2 prisoner of war camp

A photograph of a London Underground tube map made in a WW2 prisoner of war camp has emerged from a collection taken by a British inmate in the prison camp.

Jan
03
2019
London Underground releases a new tube map
London Underground releases a new tube map

London Underground releases a new tube map

A new tube map has started appearing in London Underground stations, and there's a lot of changes to this edition.

Dec
08
2018
Go back in time with these old tube maps
Go back in time with these old tube maps

Go back in time with these old tube maps

No one will care about this whatsoever, but there's an archive of the maps used inside tube train carriages on the TfL website.

Jan
31
2018
New Elizabeth line tube maps show phased service launch
New Elizabeth line tube maps show phased service launch

New Elizabeth line tube maps show phased service launch

The five-stage launch of the Elizabeth line (nee Crossrail) has been highlighted in a series of new tube maps included in a forthcoming report on preparations for the service launch.

Jan
24
2018
Why is the Elizabeth line not on the tube map?
Why is the Elizabeth line not on the tube map?

Why is the Elizabeth line not on the tube map?

The latest edition of the tube map is missing something -- an entire line has been omitted from the map -- where is the Elizabeth line?

Jan
05
2018
New night tube map cover shown off
New night tube map cover shown off

New night tube map cover shown off

The paper night tube map has a new cover -- it's third, designed by London-based artist Marianna Simnett which shows a flock of luminous birds falling against a black night sky.

Jan
05
2018
New London tube map includes the forthcoming Elizabeth line
New London tube map includes the forthcoming Elizabeth line

New London tube map includes the forthcoming Elizabeth line

With just under a year to the first passenger trains, a new tube map has been shown off including the Elizabeth line (nee Crossrail) as it will be when the service launches in December 2018.

Dec
19
2017
Presenting…. the tube map for Christmas Day.
Presenting…. the tube map for Christmas Day.

Presenting…. the tube map for Christmas Day.

The annual gift of a tube map for Christmas Day.

Dec
16
2017
A tube map for the Milky Way
A tube map for the Milky Way

A tube map for the Milky Way

A variant of the tube map has been created that shows every constellation in the night sky as a train station on a map of truly galactic proportions.

May
25
2017
New tube map artwork shown off
New tube map artwork shown off

New tube map artwork shown off

For the 26th edition of the pocket Tube map, Art on the Underground has commissioned Dutch artist Lily van der Stokker to create a new artwork - her first public commission in the UK.

May
16
2017