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The Night Tube

The Night Tube offers a 24-hour service on Fridays and Saturdays.
  • Five Tube lines run a 24-hour service on Fridays and Saturdays: Victoria, Central, Jubilee, Northern and Piccadilly lines.
  • The London Overground operates 24 hours on Fridays and Saturdays between New Cross Gate and Highbury & Islington.
  • Standard off-peak fares apply on the Night Tube.

Night Tube services are operating on the Central and Victoria lines, as well as London Overground night services.

The remaining Night Tube lines remain suspended due to the coronavirus pandemicVisit the Transport for London website for more information.

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Which lines are served by the Night Tube?

Several London Tube lines have night services, making it easy to tick off plenty of exciting evening activities across the capital. 

Plans have been proposed to extend the Night Tube to sections of the District, Metropolitan, Circle and Hammersmith & City lines, and on parts of the Docklands Light Railway (DLR). Check TfL’s website for all the updates.

Victoria line

Trains run on average every 10 minutes across the entire line.

Central line

Trains run approximately every 10 minutes between White City and Leytonstone and approximately every 20 minutes from Ealing Broadway to White City, and Leytonstone to Loughton via Hainault. There are no Night Tube services between North Acton and West Ruislip, Loughton and Epping, or Woodford and Hainault.

Jubilee line

Trains run every 10 minutes across the entire line.

Northern line

Trains run about every eight minutes between Morden and Camden Town and approximately every 15 minutes from Camden Town to High Barnet and Edgware. No Night Tube services operate on the Bank and Mill Hill East branches.

Piccadilly line

Trains run every 10 minutes between Cockfosters and Heathrow Terminal 5. There is no service on the Terminal 4 loop, or between Acton Town and Uxbridge.

London Overground

The London Overground Night Service operates Friday and Saturday nights into the early hours of Saturday and Sunday mornings between New Cross Gate and Highbury & Islington, with trains every 15 minutes.

How much does it cost to travel on the Night Tube?

Standard off-peak fares apply when travelling on London’s Night Tube. Daily capping also applies when using an Oyster card, Visitor Oyster card* or contactless payment cards.

Day Travelcards are valid on the day of issue and for journeys before 4.29am the following day.

See TfL’s website for all the information about journey fares on the London Underground. 

Is it safe to travel on the Night Tube?

Just as with daytime Tube services, stations remain staffed by London Underground employees. The British Transport Police (BTP) also patrol stations with Night Tube services.

Read on for more tips about how to stay safe in London.