How to Reach London

The Easiest Way to Reach London


  • 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.


  • 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.

Explore the route planner online for your visit to London and create a flawless plan in few simple steps!

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: 17.07 km Average time: 48.31 min

  • Train/Metro 42.19%
    Train 37.04 min Walking 11.15 min Waiting 6.52 min Bus 2.31 min Tram 0.37 min Other 0.28 min Overall average time for 21.37 kms 57.67 min
  • Car 12.5%
    Driving 48.38 min Walking 1.38 min Overall average time for 25.2 kms 49.75 min
  • Bike 9.38%
    Bike 30.67 min Other 0.42 min Walking 0.08 min Overall average time for 9.31 kms 31.17 min
  • Tram/Streetcar 0.78%
    Tram 56 min Walking 30 min Overall average time for 17.7 kms 86 min
  • Walking 15.63%
    Walking 23.15 min Train 4.55 min Waiting 1.3 min Other 0.3 min Bus 0.25 min Overall average time for 4.92 kms 29.55 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 10.16%
    Bus 34.54 min Walking 8.38 min Waiting 5.62 min Train 1.92 min Overall average time for 15.55 kms 50.46 min
  • Motorbike 1.56%
    Motorbike 40 min Walking 1.5 min Overall average time for 13.52 kms 41.5 min
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