, often called The Tube
, is the first underground railway system in the world. It first opened on 10 January 1863 as the Metropolitan Railway, the predecessor to today's Metropolitan Line
Today, the London Underground has 270 stations and a total of 400 km (250 mi) of track. It is the underground railway system with the most stations in the world, and second only to the Shanghai Metro
in terms of route length. It is also the third busiest in Europe after the metro systems of Paris and Moscow.
The following are the lines presently operating on the London Underground. Also included is the DLR (Docklands Light Railway).
List of Tube Stations in London
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