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bus users will soon only be able to use Oyster or contactless debit or credit cards to pay their fare

Tube passengers will be able to pay by smartphone by the end of this year, Transport for London has confirmed.

London mayor Boris Johnson calls for tunnel to link HS2 at Euston to St Pancras

Boris Johnson has called for a giant tunnel to be built under Camden to replace the abandoned link between High Speed 1 and the proposed High Speed 2 railways.

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Tube strike: London Underground staff to stage five day walk over ticket office closures

London Underground workers are to stage five days of strike action in the coming weeks in the long-running row over Tube ticket office closures.

Road and train delays hit the Easter getaway

Travellers were warned of road and rail delays as the great Easter getaway started today.

TfL spent close to £500,000 on counselling 'stressed' staff

Almost half a million pounds was spent on counselling for staff at Transport for London last year, the Standard can reveal.

Commuter chaos at rush hour as black cab fire causes evacuation of Euston station

Commuters faced delays leaving London after Euston station was evacuated when a black cab caught alight at a taxi rank outside.

TfL 'tried to put a spin on Boris bikes cash'

Labour today called for an inquiry into Transport for London emails which suggested officials considered how to gloss over problems about the funding of the Boris bike scheme.

Easter travel misery on the trains as works hit lines

Train passengers face misery this Easter after rail bosses announced  line diversions, closures and bus replacement services over the Bank Holiday weekend.

Camden loses out in new HS2 compensation package

A new compensation package aimed at residents along the HS2 route is even more biased than before in favour of those living in the countryside, it was claimed today.

bus users will soon only be able to use Oyster or contactless debit or credit cards to pay their fare

New plan to give commuters cash back if they walk or cycle to work

Commuters could get cash rebates on their annual travelcards for cycling and walking to work part of their working week under plans proposed today.

‘Get ready to strike’ as union warns of new Tube walkout

The RMT union has told members that it will “probably need to strike again” over the proposed mass closure of Tube ticket offices with 950 job losses.

London 'is getting worse deal on HS2 compensation than rural areas'

Londoners living along the proposed route of HS2 are being offered a raw deal on compensation compared with those in rural areas, it was claimed today.

'Women Who Eat on Tubes' Facebook group: Pictured passengers told to call police

Women are being told to contact police if they feel threatened at having their picture used in a blog of female passengers eating on the Underground.

Transport for London tells commuter to 'leave early' after he complained delayed trains made him late for work

A frustrated commuter was told to 'leave early' by a Transport for London worker after he complained about trains running late.

Tube passengers trapped in 'stifling' lift with alarm sounding for over an hour

Tube passengers criticised transport bosses today after being trapped in a lift in “stifling heat” for more than an hour while alarms blared.

Heathrow flights cancelled due to fog

Dozens of flights have been cancelled from Heathrow Airport following dense fog.

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