Celebrities On The Tube

The German football team went underground this week. But they're not the only ones

A voice announces: 'the next station is Oxford Circus, mind the gap'. Dark tunnel walls whizz past. A sea of strangers sit with their faces buried in their phones. Sound familiar?

Now imagine you look up and see Joachim Low and the German international football team board your carriage. Not such a typical journey anymore. 

That's precisely what happened to surprised commuters before Germany's 1-0 victory over England this week (the less said about that, the better).

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But seeing famous faces on the Underground isn't as rare as you think. Here we round up 15 celebs who have slummed it underground over the years, from the Queen to Rihanna. 

1 | Jay-Z and Chris Martin 

2 | Rihanna

3 | The Queen

4 | Boris Johnson 

5 | German international football team 

6 | David Cameron

7 | Tony Blair

8 | David Tennant

9 | Richard Madden 

10 | Benedict Cumberbatch 

11 | Denise Van Outen 

12 | Emma Bunton

13 | Geri Halliwell 

14 | Sarah Harding

15 | Christopher Eccleston

Photo by Sergio Montini, Flickr.


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