Transport in London


London has one of the largest urban transport networks in the world, with integrated bus, river and road systems spanning the city's 32 boroughs.
Click the traveller information below to find out more about all the ways in which you can travel around London.

London buses

London's iconic double-decker buses are a quick, convenient and cheap way to travel around the city, with plenty of sightseeing opportunities along the way.

London Underground

The London Underground rail network, or "the Tube" is a great way to travel to and from Central London and will be an integral part of most people's stay in the UK capital.

Docklands Light Railway

London's innovative, driverless Docklands Light Railway (DLR) serves parts of East and South East London.  

River bus services

Travelling by river is a great way to get around London. You'll beat the traffic and enjoy fantastic views of London along the way.

Local trains

Use London's Overground train network to travel across the city and beyond the Tube.

London trams

Trams run in parts of South London between Wimbledon, Croydon, Beckenham and New Addington. The services are frequent and accessible.

Accessible public transport

London has an extensive public transport system and it is the best way to get around the capital for most people. 

London cycle hire scheme

London's public bicycle scheme is a great way to travel around the city - and the first half an hour is free! Grab yourself a bike and get riding today.

Taxi

From iconic London black cabs to local minicabs, we've got all the traveller information you need to help you travel around London by taxi.

Emirates Air Line Cable Car

Take a ride on London's cable car, for views over Greenwich and East London, including The O2, Cutty Sark and Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.