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London Buses

London SW1H 0TL, England
+44 343 222 1234
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Public transport with scenic views included

A good alternative to the tube to get around London and if younget on the top deck you are treated... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
allanriley9
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Mandurah, Australia
RV 1 route, Siteseeing with Oyster card

If you need some rest from walking but still wish to see some sights and street views, take the RV1... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anna A
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Nummela, Finland
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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.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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London SW1H 0TL, England
Westminster
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+44 343 222 1234
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A good alternative to the tube to get around London and if younget on the top deck you are treated to a scenic ride to. Signage makes it easy to plan your journeys using bus routes. A nice way to get around the city.

Thank allanriley9
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you need some rest from walking but still wish to see some sights and street views, take the RV1 bus route from Nothing Hill gate station to Covent Garden (or vise versa). The route goes by some major attractions like Tower bridge and Burough...More

Thank Anna A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tube is fast but the busses show you London and at a good pace. Find out where the stops are in advance and it’s the ways to travel. They are clean and I recommend the number 11 and 15 to take you across the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The buses are perfect! Not only can you find a bus everywhere but you can also enjoy the view when on holiday. It’s a fun way to get around especially if you have a child in a stroller. We would go on the bus just...More

Thank Manal T
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

Much easier & faster than the tube for short journeys from the hotel. Only one step up to the bus & down again. I always got a seat unlike the tube. Sit if possible with a view of the electronic stop information. This makes it...More

Thank Traflagar
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Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

We gess the Oystercard is the easiast way to get a long with London and dont blip the card when leaving. You have a good acess to the next bus and good sign so you know when to drop off.

Thank Morganoeeva
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Reviewed February 27, 2018

I'd never used the London bus network before, but a signal failure on the Circle line meant that I had to take the plunge on my last visit. I was a bit nervous about not knowing the routes, or missing my stop, but then I...More

1  Thank saflol
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

If you want to go fast, use the tube, If you have some time, go with the red double deck buses. If possible stay in front on the top floor. Kids loved it. And I really liked seeing the city from the bus.

Thank csabadapp
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Reviewed February 22, 2018

We used the buses for our weeks holiday in London. The buses could be a long wait, often didn't take us near enough to places we were going and we often had long walks even between stops when we had to change bus to get...More

2  Thank whomewhy
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Reviewed February 17, 2018

London is in the top 3 worst places I have ever driven,(I Mention Kosovo Now) so once I handed back the Cactus I was dependent on the Tube & Bus ! I can safely say that both perform admirably and for public transport Londoners may...More

Thank Skeney57
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Nearby
Westminster
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
...More
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maggiebagwash
January 15, 2018|
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Response from Michael R | Reviewed this property |
‫hello Maggie, there are guides near every major bus terminal who can answer your questions (at least there were some during the summer tourist season). You can also ask at the information desk‬
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NottsGirlsontour
August 19, 2017|
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Normally station staff can advise or the London locals very good at assisting if you ask as I found the people very helpful.
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elizjweston
April 13, 2017|
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Response from Ruth L | Reviewed this property |
I got a number 23 bus last week. Stops near both stations
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