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 simple metro ticket costs £4.90. Perhaps in other cities it could be doubtful if it's cheaper to buy a travel card, but in London there can be no doubt: it's cheaper to buy a travel card than it is to buy two single trips.

The two most relevant and well known travel cards are: