Since the grand opening of the Metropolitan Railway back in 1863, the Tube has been a constant source of interest and intrigue for both Londoners and the many tourists that flock to the capital each year. As one of the most iconic modes of transport in the world, the London Underground is impressive not only for its rich and eventful history, but also for the sheer size of the network.
Here at Insider London we’re obsessed with all things London Underground. We’ve published several articles on the Tube and regularly host walking London Underground tours, exploring the stories and history behind London’s iconic network of 270 stations.
To follow on from this, we’ve recently produced this London Underground infographic. Why not check it out, and see how much you didn’t know about the Tube?