Railways in London

Policy for all surface transport, road and rail, in the Greater London area is coordinated by Transport for London (TfL), a body reporting to the Mayor of London. The Mayor is an elected official who, with the London Assembly, has responsibility for all matters of local government relating to the capital, and should not be confused with the largely ceremonial position of Lord Mayor of the City of London.

The following aspects of rail transport come under the overview of TfL: