For questions about the Oyster card system used to pay fares on London's public transport services.
The Oyster card is a payment card system used for public transport in London, UK.
Oyster is a plastic smartcard which can hold pay as you go credit, Travelcards and Bus & Tram Passes. You can use an Oyster card to travel on bus, Tube, tram, DLR, London Overground, TfL Rail, Emirates Air Line, River Bus services and most National Rail services in London.
Use this tag for questions about all aspects of the Oyster card system, such as:
How and where to obtain a card
How fares are charged when using an Oyster card
What transport services accept the Oyster card
Details of how to use the card