London preview

United Kingdom

There is no need to own a car in London. If you do, make sure that parking is available and free when you decide on a place to live. If you decide to not own a vehicle, tubes, overground trains, buses and taxis make it easy to get around London.

As the city is large and spread-out and traffic is bad at almost all times, most agree that using a train or bus is the most efficient way of moving around the city - if you are not within walking distance of your destination. The tube system is rapid, with most trains arriving every 2 - 3 minutes. Overground trains operate at about 10 - 15 minute intervals. Get an Oyster card and top it …