Source: Twitter. But they met the former filtering for the map – being TfL-run. Thameslink’s tentacles meet none of the justifying criteria used to put Thameslink on the map (which apply to other routes): high frequency, step-free, alternative route between TfL stations. New York City Subway, Paris Metro/RER/Trams all have letter _and_ number line identifiers, and people & tourists still manage to find their way around the networks. Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. Download the WHOLE London 2050 - a Tube Map for the future as a PDF or click on this image to see it as an SVG (most modern web browsers support this). Add favourites for quick access to live status, journeys and places Looking at the map they may think they can travel from say New Barnet to Sutton on one train. But that awful dashed line just adds to the visual clutter – the simple, traditional hollow black line should’ve been used. PDF 237KB Walking times between stations (Zones 1-2) Much like the previous pocket tube map which was also introduced during a lockdown (the first of the two in 2020) and which never propagated fully around the system (some major core stations never even got these and had to struggle with dispensing their remaining copies of the previous iteration which was ‘Morden’ – two guys with glasses.) That is great and a commendable step forward. While the map above uses Beck's techniques of straight, vertical and 45 degree diagonal lines, there are simply too many of them and geographical accuracy is further sacrificed. Line D (rather than District, districts unknown) This london underground map 2020 is being packed with 9 cool collections. Line T (rather than Thameslink) 1.0m members in the MapPorn community. Blackfriars station has gained an entrance on the south side of the Thames, making it the first station on the “tube map” to straddle the river. So many transit systems across the world use souless letters so it makes London unique. | Please let us know if you experience any problem with them. And to use the Class 700 with the expansion from Brighton, Horsham and Littlehampton to Milton Keynes Central, Watford Junction and Tring via East Croydon and Shepherds Bush (using the West London Line). Bizarre, confusing, bewildering decision. Well there’s a problem in using maps on a smartphone and that is one cannot reasonably see the whole map and then focus on part of it. Geographically accurate tube maps are nothing new — in fact. You also have the option to opt-out of these cookies. wire and Tube: terms for 2022 are set After the cancellation of the leading international trade fairs wire and Tube 2020 due to the current COVID-19 infection situation, the next editions will take place from May 9 … The current system is historic but unhelpful to strangers. Thats a metro frequency service. Both printable English and Chinese versions' metro maps can be download. However, the tube map design is really showing its flaws now. But opting out of some of these cookies may have an effect on your browsing experience. Now that most of the piers are marked, and given the Covid advantages of the relatively uncrowded and well ventilated river services, it would make sense to treat the river as a ‘route’ in itself on the map (if only to advertise the existence of the river service, especially the upriver part) by adding Wandsworth & Battersea. Perhaps marking the step-free stations needs to be done with a separate map? If 2tph Thameslink services are on the map, there’s no non-marketing reason to not include the Southern, Southeastern and Great Northern services Govia run the franchise for as well. 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