By James Salmon Transport Editor For The Daily Mail
Published: 23:36 GMT, 15 March 2019 | Updated: 23:36 GMT, 15 March 2019
Generous Tube bosses splashed out £625 for a taxi to take a passenger 120 miles home after a fault on the Victoria line meant she missed her train.
And although the unnamed woman could have caught a train to Peterborough and then taken a £30 cab to her home in Spalding, Lincolnshire, staff booked a taxi for the entire two-and-a-half hour trip from King’s Cross.
They said they were ‘unable’ to arrange a car from Peterborough.
This map shows the £625 taxi