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The Best Of The Internet's Reaction To The Tube Strike

Just so you know, this post features quite a lot of people in queues.

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King's Cross was like this.

Live pictures from the scene at King’s Cross #tubestrike

Tom Phillips@flashboy

Live pictures from the scene at King’s Cross #tubestrike

09:27 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

In fact, the entire Underground network was like this.

Here's a map illustrating how the tube strike will affect your commute

BuzzFeed UK@BuzzFeedUK

Here's a map illustrating how the tube strike will affect your commute

09:14 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Of course, you could borrow Mummy and Daddy's 4x4.

The Jack Wills solution to the #tubestrike #thisishowweroll

Jack Wills@JackWills

The Jack Wills solution to the #tubestrike #thisishowweroll

09:42 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Or maybe bag yourself a taxi.

Londoners, don't forget, other methods of transport are available. #tubestrike

keverrst@keverrst

Londoners, don't forget, other methods of transport are available. #tubestrike

09:39 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Or just jump on one of these.

The people of Shoreditch will not be beaten by a Tube strike #tubestrike

The Poke@ThePoke

The people of Shoreditch will not be beaten by a Tube strike #tubestrike

08:23 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

At least we didn't exaggerate about the strike.

Any second now this entire bus is going to go Animal Farm.

Lee Simpson@itsleesimpson

Any second now this entire bus is going to go Animal Farm.

09:10 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

On a packed bus to work. We're all singing Vera Lynn songs and invoking the spirit of The Blitz and reminiscing about The Olympics.

Richard@richardfscott

On a packed bus to work. We're all singing Vera Lynn songs and invoking the spirit of The Blitz and reminiscing about The Olympics.

08:54 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Proper blitz spirit in the office as we swap commute stories #tubestrike

Francesca Ellis@FrancescaAEllis

Proper blitz spirit in the office as we swap commute stories #tubestrike

08:57 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Nope. There was no exaggeration at all.

Oh for the love of Odin, this is inhumane. People being squeezed in Japanese train style. #tubestrike

Gemma Louise Lowe@gemmalouiselowe

Oh for the love of Odin, this is inhumane. People being squeezed in Japanese train style. #tubestrike

07:43 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

I left the house at 6.15, don't even have to use the tube, and getting to work is still like bloody 28 Days Later. #tubestrike

Elaine Harry@Laneytog

I left the house at 6.15, don't even have to use the tube, and getting to work is still like bloody 28 Days Later. #tubestrike

07:15 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

This is the Overground train at Homerton station right now #tubestrike

Julius Metson Scott@JMS2784

This is the Overground train at Homerton station right now #tubestrike

08:02 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Did we get smug if our journey was unaffected? Nope.

Well my tube journey was a delight; 11 minutes Highbury - Victoria and even got a seat *smug face*

Kirst@koistee

Well my tube journey was a delight; 11 minutes Highbury - Victoria and even got a seat *smug face*

09:05 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

My train journey has been great so far, gotta love the Vicky line

Marteen@MarteenFraser

My train journey has been great so far, gotta love the Vicky line

09:59 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Ohh the pain of London strikes ! #tube #tubestrike best time to be a freelance artist #workfromhome

RROMA@RROMA_UK

Ohh the pain of London strikes ! #tube #tubestrike best time to be a freelance artist #workfromhome

10:26 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Walk to tube station, get on tube, get to work quicker than normal. What tube strike?

Gareth H@RugbyGareth

Walk to tube station, get on tube, get to work quicker than normal. What tube strike?

10:32 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

MADNESS at Stratford International

Bloody tube strike definitely going to die on the bus in the morning

Cile@CileDay

Bloody tube strike😩 definitely going to die on the bus in the morning

01:30 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Keep Calm and Carry OH MY GOD A SLIGHT CHANGE IN MY ROUTINE. #tubestrike

Huw Lemmey@spitzenprodukte

Keep Calm and Carry OH MY GOD A SLIGHT CHANGE IN MY ROUTINE. #tubestrike

08:44 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

But at least we cared about our fellow customers.

Still on my way to work, getting really into the bus bundling now. I just took out 3 old ladies to grab BEST seat #TopDeckFront #Londoner

Laurie Bolger@LaurieBolger

Still on my way to work, getting really into the bus bundling now. I just took out 3 old ladies to grab BEST seat #TopDeckFront #Londoner

09:54 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Just remember, everything will be okay.

I could walk through Hyde Park but I'm in such a bad mood I'm staying this side of the railings #TubeStrike

Chris Smith@chrissssmith

I could walk through Hyde Park but I'm in such a bad mood I'm staying this side of the railings #TubeStrike

09:02 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

EVERYTHING WILL BE OKAY.

Was squashed in bus with & forgot I had a banana in my bag. Look and behold banana is intact. REPEAT BANANA SURVIVED!

David Baretto@dav_bi

Was squashed in bus with & forgot I had a banana in my bag. Look and behold banana is intact. REPEAT BANANA SURVIVED!

09:56 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

I dunno, it could be worse I suppose.

Londoners losing their minds over mild travel inconvenience. Meanwhile in Somerset...

Luke Lewis@lukelewis

Londoners losing their minds over mild travel inconvenience. Meanwhile in Somerset...

10:18 AM - 5 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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