Brilliant Photos of London's Buses

By Londonist Staff Last edited 16 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.

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