Circle line (London Underground) facts for kids

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Circle line flag box.png
Colour on map Yellow
Year opened 1949
Line type Sub-Surface
Rolling stock C stock
S stock
Stations served 36
Length 27 km (17 mi)
Depots Hammersmith
Journeys made 114.6 million (2011/12) passenger journeys

The Circle line, coloured yellow on the tube map, is the eighth busiest line on the London Underground. It forms a loop line around the centre of London on the north side of the River Thames. Platforms are 120 metres long in the south and 130 metres long on the part of the track shared with the Metropolitan line.

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