Tuesday, November 07, 2017
Overground quiz (2) The longest journey
For today's quiz, we're looking for the longest journey on the Overground.
That's the longest route that doesn't go anywhere twice.
What's the maximum number of different stations you can visit without leaving the network?
You'll want a map for this, and I recommend the London Overground network map here (pdf).
Clarification 1: We're counting stations, not distance or time.
Clarification 2: You may only visit each station once.
Clarification 3: Only lines and interchanges shown on the Overground map are acceptable.
Clarification 4: The only two out-of station interchanges shown are Hackney Downs - Hackney Central and Walthamstow Queen's Road - Walthamstow Central.
Example 1: Richmond to Euston would be 11 stations.
Example 2: Seven Sisters to Stratford would be 9 stations.
So, how many different Overground stations can you travel through?
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