MENU Latest news online version of the United Kingdom’s highest-circulation print newspaper (Metro). It is published in tabloid format by DMG Media.

The free newspaper is distributed from Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays and the period between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day inclusive) mornings on trains and buses, and at railway/Underground stations, airports and hospitals across selected urban areas of England, Wales and Scotland.

Copies are also handed out to pedestrians. is owned by Daily Mail and General Trust plc (DMGT), part of the same media group as the Daily Mail and The Mail on Sunday, but in some areas, Metro operates as a franchise with a local newspaper publisher, rather than as a wholly-owned concern.

While being a sister paper to the conservative Daily Mail, the newspaper has never endorsed any political party or candidate and claims to take a neutral political stance in its reporting.