For most people the real issue is having to take out their Oyster various times a day instead of just pressing their wallet or purse against the reader. A trivial complaint? Perhaps, but with about 19 million Oyster journeys a day, that adds up to a lot of needless frustration. So why haven't TfL come up with a solution?
At least if a bup should ever come along, it'll know where it needs to stop. Workmen have managed to misspell the word 'bus
Yes TfL has started letting you bus it even if you have only one penny's worth of credit. And sure, if you're lucky enough to have a contactless debit card, you're probably fine. But let's face it: at some point, most of us are going to want to get a night bus, having run into negative Oyster balance. And then what, eh?
Should we be spending even MORE money straight after the festive season on so-called 'bargain holiday offers' or is there a savvier time to be booking our holidays? Could we in fact be saving hundreds of pounds by waiting? Well, the answer is a resounding YES!
Anyone who thinks the new London bus with two staircases and LED lights is too modern might want to look away now. A new
Public transport is an essential part of the infrastructure of any civilised society and therefore if disabled people are to achieve full equality as contributing citizens, it is important that public transport is as accessible as it can be, and by this I do not just mean wheelchair access but also a whole range of features so that transport is accessible to a wide range of people with differing impairments.
Over the weekend TFL shared with the world a new idea of theirs, that they hope and think will really work. They've decided to hand leaflets out to people between Tooting Bec and Clapham North on the Northern Line to try to encourage them to take another method to get to work in the morning...
This is the shocking moment a young deer crashes through the windscreen of a bus, and the panicked beast miraculously survives
Voters on 2 May will be making important choices about the direction of local communities and entire counties in the next four years; county and unitary councils have a big influences on social services, in housing and planning, transport and waste management, education and more
Getting on a bus in Doncaster was always painful, but that was largely due to the fourteen year olds shouting from the back seat of the bus and scaring me to ever venture past the seats for the elderly or disabled. There are much bigger worries for the London bus traveller...
Considering what you get for the amount of money you pay for a rail journey in this country and considering how essential it is that we encourage people to use public transportation, this rise in fares is something we need to rail against.
Transport group Stagecoach delivered a 39% rise in half-year profits thanks to continued strong growth in its regional bus
Transport giant FirstGroup has been forced to freeze its dividend because of the uncertainty caused by the botched attempt
Thinking of jumping on a UK bus or train with your pet cow, goat or sheep in tow? Stop right there! A long-standing rule
The driver of an official Olympic bus has been arrested after a cyclist was knocked down and killed. The 28-year-old died
It saddens me that Ken rejoined Labour after serving his first term as London Mayor as an independent candidate. I would feel much happier putting my mark next to his name if he weren't affiliated with a party I have no love for.
Mature students at a university have launched a campaign after deeming a bus company "ageist" for saying they are too old
Have been following with interest The Times' highly worthy campaign to make cycling safer in our cities. I used to cycle regularly across London to work.
A young man died after his car collided with a lorry in icy conditions early today. The collision happened on the A470 in
Wintry weather is set to cause widespread disruption across transport routes in England and Wales following significant overnight