Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Cutback on Spain trip
  2. 2 Need hotel recommendations for Madrid, Toledo & Andalucia
  3. 3 Initial itinerary - 1 month in Greece
  4. 4 where to stay in London?
  5. 5 Luggage for train travel in Europe
  6. 6 Bars & Restaurants in Madrid Spain
  7. 7 Premier League Tickets on Craigslist
  8. 8 Itinerary Help - Roadtrip North of Barcelona
  9. 9 Trip Report Trip Report: Barcelona, Costa Brava, & Northern Catalonia
  10. 10 Paris/Loire Valley than ?
  11. 11 Isles of Scilly - Anyone Been?
  12. 12 European Travel - Trivia Quiz #151
  13. 13 Paris getaway with my daughter hotel ideas
  14. 14 Itinerary help--Loire Valley and Brittany
  15. 15 driving from ancona to rome
  16. 16 Please help with 12 days in England!
  17. 17 Croatia transportation question.
  18. 18 Single mom w/ 8 mo baby traveling to Paris and London
  19. 19 Pre-Booking Athens / Cell Phone
  20. 20 Seville/Granada or Porto/Guim/Braga/Evora to impress 9 year old?
  21. 21 Traveling to Croatia w/ infant - tips?
  22. 22 2 weeks in Europe - itenerary help
  23. 23 Malaga - places to stay and eat
  24. 24 2017 Easter in Italy
  25. 25 10 nights in Umbria before Rome- advice please
View next 25 » Back to the top

London Public Transport Card Help

Jump to last reply

Hello, I would like assistance in determining best option for our trip as far as utilizing public transport while in London.

Any use of subway will be within zone 1 except for one morning when we will take subway to Greenwich.

We arrive late afternoon on a Friday, we MIGHT use transportation that day or just walk to areas close to our hotel.

Second day we will take subway from hotel in Soho to St. Pauls. From there on we will have 24 hr hop on/off bus ticket for sightseeing.

Third day we take subway to Greenwich, Thames River cruise for return. Might need subway ride or two late afternoon/evening to get back to hotel.

Fourth day we must get to Tower of London from hotel, and back to Soho area for afternoon tea.

We won't ride subway excessively, but I'm not sure the prepaid Oyster card is what we want? Or should we use pay as you go Oyster card (How easy and quickly is that to reload?). Can one card be used for more than one person or must each have their own? It says kids under 11 are free, but are there turnstyles (as in Paris) that you must pass through and if so, how do kids under 11 get through?

Thank you VERY MUCH in advance for your help.

8 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement