How to go on a London Walk

Watch the video – it shows how it works.

JUST THE FACTS – SHORT VERSION

No booking, no pre-payment. Meet your guide just outside the exit of the designated Underground Station (Tube Stop) at the time stated. The guides hold up copies of the distinctive white London Walks leaflet. 

A London Walk costs £10. Or £8 for Super Adults (over 65s), students and people with the London Walks Loyalty Card. Kids under 15 accompanied by their parent(s) go free.

A London Walk takes about two hours. They end at or near a Tube Stop. The walks always take place.

Day Trips to The Cotswolds, Oxford, Stonehenge, Cambridge, etc. cost £18* plus your Tariffs (fares and any entrance fees). They meet by the ticket office of the designated London Railway Station at the time stated. You'll be back in London late afternoon/early evening.

*£16 for students and Super Adults (over 65s). Or £14 for people with the London Walks Loyalty Card. Plus your fares and any entrance fees.

JUST THE FACTS – LONG VERSION

WHO? London's best guides It all comes down to the guiding. And London's best walkers. 

WHAT? "London's best guided walks" (Time Out). 

WHERE? Meet your guide just outside the exit of the designated Tube Stop. The Day Trips to The Cotswolds, Oxford, Stonehenge, Cambridge, etc. form up by the ticket office of the designated London Railway Station. WHERE DO YOU WALK? All over London. There are over 500 different London Walks. WHERE ELSE? The Cotswolds, Oxford, Cambridge, Stonehenge, Hampton Court, Winchester, etc. on our Day Trips.

WHEN? Meet your guide and fellow walkers at the meeting time – the designated start time – for any given London Walk or Day Trip. WHEN? 365 days a year. Yes, there are London Walks every day of the year. WHEN? Every morning, every afternoon and every evening. WHEN – AS IN HOW LONG? A London Walk takes about two hours. A London Pub Walk takes about two and a half hour. A London Walks Day Trip – to the Cotswolds, Oxford, Cambridge, Stonehenge, etc. – takes 8-10 hours. 

WHY? "the premier walking tour company in the entire world;" London's best guides; to see a city you have to walk it. 

HOW? The guide will be holding up copies of the distinctive white London Walks leaflet. HOW LONG? A London Walk takes about two hours. A London Walks pub walk takes about two and a half hour. Day Trips  

WHEN?  Two hoursA London Walk costs £10. First things first: there's no need to book! To go on a London Walk, meet your guide and fellow walkers on the pavement ("sidewalk" in North American parlance) just outside the designated London TubeStop (Underground Station) at the time stated. This video shows how it works.

To go on one of our Day Trips from London – to Oxford, Bath, Stonehenge, Cambridge, The Cotswolds, etc. – meet your guide by the ticket office of the designated London Railway Station. At the time stated.

Your guide will be holding up copies of the distinctive white London Walks leaflet. (If you click here you'll bring up a picture of the famous white London Walks leaflet.)

So, in sum, in FAQ form:

Do I have to book? No

Do I have to pre-pay? No

What's the duration? About two hours

Where do I meet the guide? Just outside the exit of the designated TubeStop

Why go with London Walks? "London's best guided walks" Time Out**, "There's No Comparison" and a baker's d of other reasons

Who'll be my guide? London's best guides

**Time Out and everybody else!

And, yes, it bears repeating: there's no booking. No pre-payment.

You don't have to make reservations to go on a London Walk. Same goes for the Day Trips from London. Just turn up and go. It's convenience itself. There's no red tape with London Walks!

And speaking of our out-of-town Day Trip tours (to Oxford, Bath, Cambridge, The Cotswolds, Stonehenge, etc.), this video gives you a wee peek at one of them. To go on one of our Day Trips meet the guide by the ticket office of the designated London railway station. At the time stated.

Anything else? Well, might make the point that while there's no need to book, very large groups should book a private walk – it's even cheaper and you'll have your own guide just for your group! What's more, we move heaven and earth to get a great "fit" between group and guide. Just give us a call.

A London Walk lasts about two hours. The Day Trips to Oxford, Stonehenge, Bath, etc. are all day affairs – but they get you back in central London in time to catch a show!

London Walks and Day Trips always take place, rain or shine.

Each walk ends at or near a London TubeStop (Underground station).

And that's all there is to it.