Things to know before you go.
London UK Information
Guide to London
1 Euro = 0.0.693051 British Pound
1 Swiss Franc = 0.44928 British Pound
1 US Dollar = 0.60631 British Pound
(27 June, 2003)
Country code: 44
City code: (0) 20
Airports serving Central London
Heathrow International (LHR) /
Gatwick International (LGW) / Luton Airport (LTN) / Stansted Airport (STN).
Taxi (Heathrow): Trip can take an hour and cost GBP40 if traffic is heavy.
Heathrow Express: every 15 min to Paddington Station / GBP11.70 (Express Class One Way).
Taxi (Gatwick): up to 70 min and about GBP54.
Gatwick Express: every 15 min 5:20-12:50 am to Victoria Station / GBP11 (Express Class One Way).
Taxi (Luton): about 75 min and up to GBP52.
Luton to Kings Cross - 24 hours runs every 15 min for GBP10.80 (Standard Day Single).
Taxi (Stansted): about 70 min and up to GBP58.
Stansted Express: to Liverpool Street station every 15 min 6am-5pm (every 30 min otherwise) for GBP13 (Express Class One Way).