Getting Around London

This is how local Airbnb hosts recommend you get anywhere. Be it by land, sky, or sea.

Locals’ favourite places

1. London Marylebone
Melcombe Pl
15local recommendations
Daniel & Marsio
Daniel & Marsio says “Major train and tube station. Connections to other towns and cities (mainly to the Midlands and West...” ·
2. Paddington Station
Praed St
121local recommendations
Daniel & Marsio
Daniel & Marsio says “Major train and tube station. Connections to other towns and cities (mainly to the West and South-We...” ·
3. Kennington
12local recommendations
Alice says “Alternative tube station, a slightly longer walk, 18 minutes, but it is better for the charing cross...” ·
4. Kings Cross
102local recommendations
Daniel & Marsio
Daniel & Marsio says “Major national and international train, tube and overground station. Connections to other towns, cit...” ·
5. St Pancras Champagne Bar by Searcys
Euston Rd
109local recommendations
Rich says “The London terminal of the Eurostar, you can walk (or take one stop on the tube / 5 min bus ride) to...” ·
6. Highgate
Archway Rd
10local recommendations
Sara says “Highgate tube (underground) station is accessible by bus 43 and 134. It takes around 15 mins on the ...” ·
7. Heathrow Airport
94local recommendations
Bobby says “The main airport for London. Airlines fly all over the world from this location. It is 7 and a hal...” ·
8. Bank DLR Station
10local recommendations
Sandra And Gonçalo
Sandra And Gonçalo says “This is the oldest part of Roman London, the cross roads at the centre of the city. Now its the fina...” ·
9. Emirates Greenwich Peninsula
Edmund Halley Way
76local recommendations
Nainesh says “Take the Emirates Cable Car to North Greenwich (O2 Centre). From here take a Thames Clipper Boat a...” ·
10. Piccadilly Circus Station
75local recommendations
Veneranda And Leo
Veneranda And Leo says “The Circus is particularly known for its video display and neon signs mounted on the corner building...” ·
11. Tottenham Court Road Station
Oxford St
7local recommendations
12. London City Airport
Hartmann Rd
72local recommendations
Krista says “London City Airport is so close to my house and, for guests wanting to stay in London and use it as ...” ·
13. Waterloo Station
Waterloo Rd
51local recommendations
Tim says “Mainline trains (Southwest Trains) to Southwest London and Southwest regions of the UK. Tube lines ...” ·
14. Peckham Rye
Rye Ln
52local recommendations
Daisy says “Beautiful park and common a stone's throw from the flat with many areas of interest. My personal fa...” ·
15. Gatwick Airport
57local recommendations
VanZyl says “1 mins walking Walk to Camden Town Station 2 mins tube Northern line to Euston Underground Station 6...” ·
16. Dalston Junction
Dalston Ln
54local recommendations
Natalie says “This is a thriving area on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights... lots of bars and restaurants to c...” ·
17. Highbury & Islington
Holloway Rd
32local recommendations
Steve says “12 minute walk through Highbury Fields (past the big red clock tower, basketball on your right, tenn...” ·
18. South Kensington
Pelham St
34local recommendations
Robert says “Use South Kensington Station for District, Circle and Piccadilly Line trains across central London -...” ·
19. Bethnal Green
Cambridge Heath Rd
54local recommendations
Thomas says “Bethnal Green is on the Central Line and will take you to many of the sites in London, such as St Pa...” ·
20. Clapham Common
The Pavement
37local recommendations
Dennis says “Clapham Common provides an oasis of peace amid the busy traffic of south west London, with Holy Trin...” ·
21. Dalston Kingsland
35local recommendations
Shelsey says “This place is a hub for markets and a collision of culture. Carrabean and turkish restaurants, bars ...” ·
22. Mile End Station
Mile End Rd
44local recommendations
Julian says “Located 5 minutes walk away, this station is serviced by the District, Hammersmith & City and Centra...” ·
23. Oxford Circus Underground Station
Oxford St
37local recommendations
La says “Oxford Street offers an unrivaled shopping experience thanks to its exciting mix of high-street fash...” ·
24. Baker Street Station
Marylebone Rd
32local recommendations
Michelle says “It's a busy station but good for access to Madam Tussaud's and has great connections to metropolitan...” ·
25. Bermondsey
26local recommendations
Brian says “The nearest tube station is less than 10 minutes walk away and is on the Jubilee Line. This gives di...” ·
26. Brixton Station
Brixton Rd
27local recommendations
Anna says “10 minute or a short bus ride to this tube station - best central London access with Victoria Line.” ·
27. Westminster Cathedral
33local recommendations
The London Residents Club
The London Residents Club says “Neo-Byzantine Roman Catholic church. London’s only example of neo-Byzantine architecture and prin...” ·
28. Liverpool Street
Liverpool St
27local recommendations
Jason says “Just 15 minutes walk will take you to Liverpool St Station, the heart of the financial district. Tr...” ·
29. Green Park Station
23local recommendations
Cheene says “Known for Park, Peace & Quiet Close by!” ·
30. Elephant & Castle Station
London Rd
43local recommendations
Dixie says “Cut down travel times by jumping on any bus from the other side of the road ( except 42) to the tube...” ·