Travel Cards and Tariffs

Travel Cards and Tariffs

Is it cheaper to buy a London travel card? Learn how to save money when using the public transport network in the British capital. 

Public transport in London is particularly expensive. For example, a single tube ticket costs £ 4.90 (US$ 6). While in other cities tourists may need to compare the cost of a travel card and single tickets, in London this decision is made easy as it's cheaper to buy a day pass than two single tickets.

The two most relevant and well-known travel cards are: