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Getting Around London
London Underground sign showing where to pick up the different lines
London has an excellent, comprehensive and busy public transport system. Transport for London (TfL) is responsible for buses, the Underground, Docklands Light Railway (DLR), London Overground, Barclays Cycle Hire and River Buses. The worst times to travel are during the morning and afternoon rush hours – 8–9:30am and 4:30–6:30pm from Monday to Friday. Possibly the most pleasant way to travel in London is by river bus.
London buses generally run from 5am to 12:30am (7:30am–11:30pm Sun), with night buses, recognizable by ...