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London Buses

London SW1H 0TL, England
+44 343 222 1234
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Excellent views of the city

Used the public transport for our London vacation last week. The buses became a favorite way to get... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Always good fun

London buses are a great way to get around the city. Despite certain reviews on here, you don't... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
St Helens, United Kingdom
via mobile
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One of the largest bus networks in the world, with around 8,500 vehicles in the fleet, 50 bus stations and 19,500 bus stops.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“top deck” (8 reviews)
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London SW1H 0TL, England
+44 343 222 1234
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Used the public transport for our London vacation last week. The buses became a favorite way to get around as we enjoyed seeing the views from the window. My teenagers began creating time-lapse videos on their phones of traffic from the top deck main windows....More

Thank Lewfam4
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

London buses are a great way to get around the city. Despite certain reviews on here, you don't always need an Oyster card and can use travelcards as well (that work on tube, DLR etc). Buses are clean and in good condition as well as...More

Thank SteveM999_12
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Firstly when visiting London make sure you have an Oyster Card that you can use for The Underground & the iconic London Red Busses. They are simple & easy to use. You might have to do a little research on routes first but they are...More

Thank places2seeplaces2go
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The front seat on the top deck of the number 15 must be the best value for money spot for sightseeing on any bus in the world. Starting at Trafalgar Square opposite Charing Cross station this route will take you all the way to Tower...More

Thank mike d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this may sound weird but yesterday was the first time we have ever got on a london bus, in all the years we have gone to london, but what was even stranger was having to pay for the fare by debit card, we had no...More

Thank susan t
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Buses require little of the stairs and tunnel-walking of the trains, but since you'll be unlikely to buy monthly passes, they're not useful for multi-leg journeys. They do feature onboard displays and can be boarded sometimes in the back. They're very regular and you can...More

Thank Helen K
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

You need and Oyster card to use public transport in London, so get one before you travel. We always tried to sit at the front of the bus for the best views. We found this the best form of public transport with the kids and...More

Thank Pete Y
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

A great service that I often use. The routes are comprehensive and the only way to travel in South East London. Drivers always helpful.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The reason for the above title is that, irrespective of the time of DAY OR NIGHT, you will never see one without having another one behind it. The route in question is the ones going along the Uxbridge Road from Shepherds Bush 2 Uxbridge IE...More

Thank Margaret Mary O
Reviewed 9 July 2017

It's very easy to take the Bus in London and probably the cheapest way of transportation. You need to be aware of some rules first. Bus driver doesn't accept cash, so you must have a Bus ticket, an Oyster card or a Daily Pass prior...More

Thank ANDRETS1966
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
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19 August 2017|
Response from anita386aa | Reviewed this property |
Normally station staff can advise or the London locals very good at assisting if you ask as I found the people very helpful.
13 April 2017|
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Response from Ruth L | Reviewed this property |
I got a number 23 bus last week. Stops near both stations
9 September 2016|
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Response from djdulac | Reviewed this property |
I found Google Maps extremely helpful. They show you bus, underground, cab, walking information, the current times per each choice. It is very amazing the information you can glean from this site.