It’s the easiest way to get your bearings in London. Go at your own pace, stop and admire the sights and sounds. Grab a coffee down Marylebone High Street, explore Camden market or walk through Hyde Park – experience London your way.
London is a cycle-friendly city with cycle routes and even cycle superhighways popping up across the capital making it an environmentally friendly and very convenient way to explore. A cycle route map of London will help you find the quickest, easiest and safest way to see the sights.
Santander Cycles is the easiest way to hire bikes and really affordable if you’re taking short journeys around London. You’ll find bikes docked at most train and underground stations to hire from just £2 a day. Simply go to any docking station with your bank card and touch the screen to get started. No need to book, just hire the bike and return it to any docking station. It’s a healthy way to see a lot of London in a little time.
Remember, if you’re bringing your own bike, our Premier Inn hotels are cycle friendly and you’re welcome to bring them into your room.
With sat nav to guide you, driving around London is the easy alternative to taking a bus or the underground – especially if the weather’s cold or wet. There is a Congestion Charge in place in the charging zone. A charge of £11.50 a day is in place between 07.00 and 18.00 Monday to Friday. Before you bring your car in, see how to pay the Congestion Charge and check out where you can park.
There are several airports that you can fly in and out of when visiting London. Thankfully, they’re super easy to get to from Central London by tube, train, coach or bus.