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Is there a public shapefile containing the stations and lines of the London Underground? I've been doing some intensive searching but I can only find the coordinates of the stations, or the lines in way too much detail on OpenSteeetMap.

Ideally, I want each line to have a single track, not multiple like with OSM.

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Are we talking geographical (physical) or TopoLOGICal version? en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Topological_map –  Mapperz Feb 25 '13 at 15:06
KML file here - doogal.co.uk/london_stations.php –  Mapperz Feb 25 '13 at 15:09
KML2Shapefile here zonums.com/online/kml2shp.php –  Mapperz Feb 25 '13 at 15:10

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Ordnance Survey's VectorMap District has a shapefile that contains Underground stations - it's within the "RailwayStation" file but you can filter on the "CLASSIFICA" field. The website is http://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/oswebsite/products/os-vectormap-district/index.html and the licence is based on the Open Government Licence http://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/oswebsite/opendata/licensing.html. The data is from March 2011 though so could be out of date! Unfortunately I can't see any line information in the OS open products.

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TFL (Transport for London) do have a lot of data that is available for Developers, one of the datasets is Stattions Locations.

The website is here


I would read the T&Cs and check to find out if the data you need can be used for your application

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