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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? – Mapperz Feb 25 '13 at 15:06
KML file here - – Mapperz Feb 25 '13 at 15:09
KML2Shapefile here – Mapperz Feb 25 '13 at 15:10

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 The website is and the licence is based on the Open Government Licence The data is from March 2011 though so could be out of date!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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There is also a github project with stats and data layers in geoJSON format

Github: Mapped-based data visualisations

Specifically the files here

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Could you please add more details to your answer, such as explaining what this project precisely does? – ArMoraer Apr 21 at 15:24
@ArMoraer the project is irrelevant. The OP wanted a shapefile of London Underground station etc and this project has geoJSON that is IMO better than a shapefile. I've edited the answer to be more precise – sidonaldson Apr 22 at 14:13

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