Revenue from ticket sales on the London Underground 2000-2019, by ticket type

Combined revenues from season and ordinary ticket sales on the London Underground amounted to 2.77 billion British pounds in 2018/19. Season tickets accounted for the majority of revenue, generating 1.7 billion British pounds that year, despite passengers undertaking more journeys with ordinary tickets.

Zone 1-3 single tickets currently at 4.90 GBP

In 2019, adult passengers paid 4.90 British pounds for a single journey between zones one to three, while single tickets for a child travelling between zones one to three sold for 2.40 British pounds. By comparison, Oyster and contactless ticket prices were noticeably cheaper.

Passenger satisfaction at 85%

An annual TfL survey on satisfaction level with the London Underground shows that users had a more positive experience in the past few years than the beginning of the 2000s. Satisfaction rates rose from a low of 77 percent in 2007/08 to a peak of 85 percent in 2015/16 and the following two years.

Revenue from season and ordinary ticket sales on the London Underground from 2000/01 to 2018/19*

Ordinary**Season tickets
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Source

Release date

June 2019

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

2000/01 to 2018/19

Supplementary notes

* Financial year ending March 31.
** Ordinary journeys include daily travelcards and those where concessionary fares apply.

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