Hours of Operation

The London Underground opening hours vary from line to line, while the first London subway trains generally start operation at 5:00 am, and the last until after 01:00 am. Trains work from Monday to Saturday, along with the reduced working hours on Sunday.

The London metro system trains usually run until midnight. However, passengers are recommended to check the timing information with staff at the particular tube station to find out the exact details on when the last train runs.

Furthermore, the London Underground runs with a limited service on special days, mainly during holidays. For instance, on Christmas Eve, some lines are usually closing early, and do not operate on Christmas Day. Also, on Boxing Day, there is a limited rail service available.

Night Tube Schedule

Besides, the London Underground transit system launched a 24-hour underground service which operates on certain lines.

The Night Tube service operates on the following London Underground Lines:

There are no Night Tube services available on the other underground lines. But, the Night Tube service will be extended to other lines as well, as soon as the upgrade of the Circle, District, Metropolitan, and Hammersmith & City lines will be completed along with the new signaling system and new trains.



The London Underground system comprises intro 11 lines, including Bakerloo, Central, Circle, Metropolitan, Northern, District, Hammersmith & City, Jubilee, Piccadilly, Waterloo & City, Victoria that serve overall 270 stations, which are operated by the Transport for London, coded as TfL. The Underground serves around 270 stations, from which 16 Underground stations are accessible outside the London region: 8 can be reached on the Metropolitan line and other eight on the Central line. Five out of these stations serve Amersham, Chalfont, Latimer, Chorleywood, and Chesham on the Metropolitan line, while Epping serves on the Central line; Those stations are beyond the 'M25 London Orbital' motorway. The rest 32 stations serve London boroughs; 6 stations serve Bexley, Croydon, Bromley, Kingston, Sutton, and Lewisham; However, these six stations are not provided by the Underground network, while the Hackney has Old Street, right on the Northern line Bank branch, and Manor House, available on the Piccadilly Line, is open only inside of its boundaries. Lewisham was served via the East London Line, which had stations at New Cross and New Cross Gate. However, later the station and its line were transferred to the London Overground network in the 2010s. The Busiest London Underground Stations King's Cross St. Pancras was ranked as the busiest station on the network in 2017, which was used by 97 million passengers, while Roding Valley was the least used station, with only 368,413 passengers. The total number of annu

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