Single journey zones 1-4 cash and oyster price on the London Underground 2004-2016

This statistic compares the price of tickets for a single journey on the London Underground in zones 1-4 paying with cash and with an oyster card between 2004 and 2016. Oyster cards started in 2004 and the price difference between oyster cards and cash paid tickets for a single journey in zones 1-4 was 20 pence. In 2014 and 2015 the price difference was 1.90 British pounds. It increased to 2 pounds in 2016 when the cash paid single ticket price was raised to 5.90.

Single-ticket prices remained at 5.90 British pounds and 3.90 British pounds for Oyster card holders in 2019.

Price of a single journey in zones 1-4 on the London Underground from 2004 to 2016, paying by cash and oyster card

Oyster cardCash
20163.95.9
20153.95.8
20143.85.7
20133.85.5
2012*3.65.3
20113.45
20103.14
20092.84
20082.54
20072.54
20062.53
20052.52.8
20042.83
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Source

Release date

2015

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

2004 to 2016

Supplementary notes

* Cash prices in 2012 were originally 5.40 GBP, before being revised to 5.30 GBP.

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