Discount rail fares and discount coach fares are offered when you book your travel tickets in advance. Book your tickets online, take advantage of those early booking discounts. To find out more about scheduled travel times, availability and buy tickets online use the table below.
If you are traveling to London from continental Europe then why not book train tickets and hotels all through Eurostar as a package? No need to go through the hassle of airports, parking and queuing and hanging around, then dealing with transfers when you land. The Eurostar gets you straight to the middle of London, or stops at Stratford.
For longer distance domestic journeys to London’s attractions.
National Express is one of the UKs leading transport and travel operators, delivering a combination of express coach service, local buses and passenger train services. National Express is the largest operator of scheduled coach services in the UK and offer a reliable and extremely price competitive service. National Express have good website, so it’s easy to check ticket availability and book online, click here to long through to their website or click through from the table listing above.
thetrainline.com is a great way to purchase travel tickets online, for Eurostar / International and domestic UK, they offer decent discounts for advanced bookings:
Getting about in London:
If you are in London and you want to get (a few kilometres) across London fast, then the London Underground (aka The Tube) is a usually good option. Though, for short journeys, London buses may be quicker and more convenient. Look out for the new Route-Masters!
Tube vis-a-vis bus: Hopping on a bus, means you don’t waste time traversing escalators and long underground walk ways to get to the station platforms. On the bus, you have the opportunity to enjoy the many wonderful sights of London out of the window as the bus wends it’s way to your destination. London Buses offer a great alternative to The Tube of you haven’t got to travel so far.
If you think the journey is walkable, then why not check out the route, distance and time using our route finder. To see what the journey is like from any preferred location to any of the listed London attractions, click here for the Route Planner on this website. You’ll just need to enter your postcode, town or city and choose the venue from our drop down menu.
If you leave enough time for your journey, then traveling to your destination across this wonderful capital city can be a pleasurable part of the whole London experience.