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Friday fares will be off-peak all day on Tube and rail services for trial period, says Khan

08 February 2024
Sadiq Khan: London has really bounced back since the pandemic, but the lack of commuters returning on Fridays is a clear exception – with a major knock-on effect on our shops, cafes and cultural venues
Sadiq Khan: London has really bounced back since the pandemic, but the lack of commuters returning on Fridays is a clear exception – with a major knock-on effect on our shops, cafes and cultural venues
 

All Tube and rail fares in the capital will be off-peak on Fridays during a three-month trial due to begin in March. Mayor of London Sadiq Khan said the trial would help Transport for London (TfL) and rail operators to better understand how off-peak fares on a Friday could help drive ridership and boost the economy.

As part of the additional £147m allocated to TfL as part of the Mayor’s draft budget, £24m has been allocated to the trial.

A TfL spokesperson told LTT:...

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