Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Seville in late January
  2. 2 Gelato course in Rome?
  3. 3 Milan / Venice / Tuscany/ Barcelona
  4. 4 Frankfurt Airport Rail Connection
  5. 5 Late October European trek/hike location suggestions
  6. 6 Orleans to Amboise on a Sunday
  7. 7 Trip Report My Home Exchange Near Lake Como
  8. 8 Trip Report My 3 Week Home Exchange in Iceland
  9. 9 Travel WiFi - France
  10. 10 Vineyard stay in Tuscany
  11. 11 Limo from Heathrow
  12. 12 3 days to spend in europe
  13. 13 Please suggest best itinerary
  14. 14 Trip Report Day Trip to Greenland from Reykjavik
  15. 15 3 Weeks in Italy near Milan
  16. 16 Amalfi Coast lodging
  17. 17 Berlin restaurant recs
  18. 18 13 days in Paris, plans and budget
  19. 19 Trip Report Heat wave in Paris? Learn to live with it!
  20. 20 Venice to Rome via Pisa in 1 day
  21. 21 12 days europe
  22. 22 Renting bed linens and towels
  23. 23 Tour ideas for Malaga, Spain
  24. 24 Nighlife & Dancing in Genoa or San Remo (late-September)?
  25. 25 Which Dordogne caves can be easily seen without advance reservations?
View next 25 » Back to the top

Transportation based outside London

Jump to last reply

There are many threads on transportation within Lodon with day trips on the side. DH and I are planning to visit a friend in Maidenhead and will be staying with them for 8 days this March. If we purchase the 7 day travelcard instead of the 7 day standard season ticket, the train from Maidenhead to London Paddington and back plus busses, trains and trams within London zone 1-6 are already covered (or do I need 2, 1 from maidenhead to London and 1 from London to Maidenhead)? If I do day trips to Oxford, Bath and possibly Stonehenge, do I need to top up or pay the difference as the travelcard is insufficient to cover the fares? DH has an oystercard, can we load this and pay for two ticket differential? To get the 2for1 advantage we need paper tickets which should be available at Maidenhead station? It does get confusing and all I want is convenience and best value, not really the cheapest fare. Our plan is to visit London 3 to 4 days to visit the usual london spots and to do 3 to 4 days day trips (Windsor, Bath, Oxford, and maybe Stonehenge-might join a tour for this) Thank you!

30 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement