Free travel in London on NYE

8 December 2015

london_underground_sign If you're in That London for New Year's Eve, here's some good news - you can travel for free on the Tube! That's alright isn't it?

Transport for London has announced that it will offer free travel on the London Underground, as well as buses, trams, the DLR, TfL Rail and London overground.

So here's what you need to know - travel will be free from 11.45pm on December 31st until 4.30am on January 1st, thanks to a sponsorship deal with

Graeme Craig, Director of Commercial Development at TfL, says: "Our partnership with will ensure that revellers will be able to welcome in the New Year knowing that they will be able to get home safely and for free."

"We look forward to welcoming everyone to London’s celebrations and encourage customers to plan their journeys in advance so that they are aware of all their travel options."

Of course, the services will be limited slightly. The Tube, Overground, DLR and trams will run a Saturday service. As for National Rail services, they won't be running from Charing Cross, Waterloo East and Cannon St from Christmas Day until Sunday 3rd January 2016. There'll be a reduction in services at Victoria, Liverpool Street and London Bridge.

More information about Christmas trains can be found at

TOPICS:   Travel   Freebies   UK News

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