How to Reach London

How to reach London

GET IN

  • By Air: London being an extremely popular city is obviously well connected by road, railways and airways. The London Heathrow Airport boasts of being able to cater to the largest number of international passengers every year.
  • By Train: London is well connected to the other cities in England by rail system that is extremely efficient. Also, it is the best way to commute around London as you get to see beautiful landscapes and sceneries.

GET AROUND

  • By Car: Hiring a car in London might not be the best idea. It is rather expensive and besides, there is hardly ever any parking space. It might be much better to just walk around as many attractions are within walking distance of each other. You can plan a nice walking tour in London.
  • By Bus: There is also 24 hour bus service. The public transport system is extremely reliable and well-planned so you can count on it.
  • By Cycle: If you are a fitness-freak, cycling might also be a good option for you. Cycling is slowly becoming very popular as a fast and cheap method of transportation in London.
  • By Tube: You should include in your London trip planner a ride in the London Tube. Easy to travel by, you won't have to worry about getting lost as routes are well planned and available on the London Tube map.

You can also opt for a tour which will take you around the famous places to go in London by bus or try the London Pass.

Modes of Transportation in London

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in London. The most preferred mode of transport in London is Train/Metro.

Average distance: 17.05 km Average time: 48.36 min

  • Train/Metro 41.38%
    Train 38.44 min Walking 11.02 min Waiting 6.46 min Bus 2.29 min Tram 0.42 min Other 0.31 min Overall average time for 22.4 kms 58.94 min
  • Car 12.07%
    Driving 49.57 min Walking 1.21 min Overall average time for 25.46 kms 50.79 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 9.48%
    Bus 32.64 min Walking 8.18 min Waiting 5.55 min Train 1.82 min Overall average time for 12.25 kms 48.18 min
  • Tram/Streetcar 0.86%
    Tram 56 min Walking 30 min Overall average time for 17.7 kms 86 min
  • Walking 16.38%
    Walking 22.79 min Train 4.79 min Waiting 1.37 min Other 0.32 min Bus 0.26 min Overall average time for 5.02 kms 29.53 min
  • Bike 10.34%
    Bike 30.67 min Other 0.42 min Walking 0.08 min Overall average time for 9.31 kms 31.17 min
  • Motorbike 0.86%
    Motorbike 35 min Overall average time for 15.77 kms 35 min
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