Brilliant Photos of London's Buses

By Londonist Staff Last edited 23 months ago
Brilliant Photos of London's Buses

London buses are the best. The city's remarkable network is one of the largest and most comprehensive in the world.

More than 8,000 scheduled buses operate on over 700 different routes. In a single year, the buses of London carry more than 1.8 billion passenger journeys.

Here are some of the most beautiful.

A classic Number 15.
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Can you spot it?
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Westminster Abbey and a big red bus.
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A unique view from the top deck.
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Headed to Tower Hill.
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Bus in The City.
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Capturing London landmarks: Big Ben, bus and beautiful bridges.
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An old Routemaster, St Clement Danes.
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A shiny New Routemaster, Tottenham Court Road
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An Old Routemaster on Whitehall Place.
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Plenty of buses serve Trafalgar Square.
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Bus, bike, and bumper; reflected.
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Lower deck of Old Routemaster.
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An Old Routemaster in Knightsbridge.
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Not one, but two.
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Take a sightseeing tour on a classic old routemaster.
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New Routemaster, Aldwych
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An old Routemaster at St Paul's.
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An old Routemaster in London.
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Red bus and Big Ben.
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One of the 524 RML Old Routemasters.
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St Pauls and a fly-by bus.
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Even the old Routemasters came out to play on Tube Strike day.
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The Number 4 bus and the Gherkin.
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An Old Routemaster in St James' Park.
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Pikachu on a bus.
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A proud new rainbow Routemaster for London Pride.
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Old Routemaster and cyclist: gorgeous.
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The massive St Paul's can somehow shrink a London bus...
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Blink and you'll miss it.
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A new Routemaster in Whitehall
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It's a classic.
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A ghostly 118 in south London.
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Bus and taxi: beautiful.
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Routemaster buses at Potter's Bar bus garage.
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The 77 at sunset.
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How makers of the famous London double decker buses proved they weren't a tipping hazard, 1933
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The 453 in the sunshine.
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The 15 looking good in summer.
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Upstairs on a Routemaster bus.
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Old Routemaster, One Whitehall Place
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The driver's seat of an old Routemaster.
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A wedding Routemaster.
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Last Updated 12 May 2017