Public transport in london

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Public transport in london

  1. 1. Günther RaudmäeC. R. JakobsonGymnasiumForm 9cSupervisor: MarjeMaasen2012
  2. 2. • Londons bus network is extensive• Most buses are full• Full size single deck buses or double deckers
  3. 3. • Children under ten can travel free at any time too• Children aged 11 to 15 years must get Oyster photocard to travel free• All 16 to 17-year-olds must get 16+ Oyster photocard
  4. 4. • A manned ticket office at all stations• Most people want to use Oyster Cards• One bank nearby• All Underground trains run at about 1-5 minute intervals• Different trains
  5. 5. • Hard copies of the maps• The most popular map by far is the underground map• The London Underground map also has the public transport zones marked• The rail map show all the overground services• Most visitors use the Underground to get around the sights of London
  6. 6. • Train network in London is very comprehensive• You can now use the Oyster Card
  7. 7. • Transport for London operates two railway systems• The larger is the London Underground• The smaller is the automated Docklands Light Railway
  8. 8. • A ferry is a boat or ship• Ferry is sometimes called a water bus• Used to carry passengers and sometimes their vehicles
  9. 9. • Motorcycles are used as public transportation• The motorcycles can be used singly• They can either be hired for personal trips
  10. 10. • The vehicle is pedal-driven by a driver• It is usually a tricycle• They are often used on a for hire basis• The passenger seats are usually located beside the driver
  11. 11. • System was the oldest in the world• The highly extensive tram lines disappeared• A new tram system was opened in 2000
  12. 12. • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Public_transport• http://www.londontoolkit.com/mnu/london_transport.htm• http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transport_in_London• http://shrt.st/2cjc• http://shrt.st/2cjd

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