Private taxi Vs Public Transport

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London is a city of approximately 9 million. Everyday people from all around the world are coming to London for various purposes. Some are coming for visiting amazing London, some are coming for their business.

By the way, whatever the reasons you will need to use transportation to reach your destination. But choosing the right transfer service is a tricky one. Actually, it depends on the purpose of your visit. For instance, if you are a tourist and wish to see London, you can choose public transport, especially buses. If your reason for business, I guess you will be in a hurry to reach your meeting place, so I will suggest you take a Taxis in Sutton

Below I will give you short details about public transport and taxicab services and then I will give my final thoughts. Hope this will help you as a London travel guide.


Public Transport:


Most of the time tourists use the bus if they visit London in late summer. The bus will roam around the city and show you the tourist extraction as well. The bus is cheaper than any other public transportation. By the way, do not forget to sit on the top deck because it gives you a chance to view the sights as well as sit in comfort.

However, you may use the underground and over ground too for the fastest journey. The payment system is an oyster card and a contactless card.



Sometimes you might be in a hurry to reach your destination. But public transport will run with their rules and roads. There will be no shortcuts for you. You may also feel uncomfortable with the person sitting beside you.


Private Taxi


Private taxis are fast and reliable. We can get one whenever and wherever you want. The driver will choose a road that is short and traffic less. Most of the drivers have local knowledge also. So they can help you to know London if you are visiting for the first time.  Also, your driver should get cheap taxi insurance to cover road risks or accidents

Nowadays, maximum taxi services take online bookings. You can book by using their website or just a call will be enough to get a taxi in front of your door.

One of the convenient benefits is that you will not need to wait in the street with your heavy luggage.



Compared to public transport, taxicab fare might be a little more. Sometimes the taxi drivers may increase their fare if they see that you are in urgency.


Final Verdicts

Public and private both are best in their own unique benefits. I will suggest public transport for those who are especially tourists. And if you have a London travel guide, it would be more fun.

And if you wish to move fast, I will suggest you a Sutton taxicab. In that case, you can try the Airport Minicab Transfer service. They are the dependable airport transfer service in London. We can have a luxurious ride with the cheapest fare.  Airport transfer covers the main 4 airports and more than 100 areas in London.


Sutton Mini Cabs Airport Transfers

Address: stonecot hill Sutton Sutton SM3 9HH

Email: info(@)stationcars247.co.uk

Phone: 02036423276

Opening Hours: 24 /7, Pre booking taken: 24/7