Oyster

You can get an Oyster card:

You need to pay a £5 deposit for an Oyster card.

Buying multiple Oyster cards

If you're buying more than ten Oyster cards, call 0343 222 1234 (call charges may apply).

You'll receive an invoice for payment and once made, all cards are delivered to one address.

Topping up pay as you go credit

Top up your Oyster card:

Bus & Tram Pass

You can buy a Bus & Tram Pass:

  • Online with a contactless and Oyster account, if you have a UK bank account (7 Day, Monthly and Annual Passes)
  • Using the free TfL Oyster and contactless app (7 Day, Monthly and Annual Passes)
  • At Oyster Ticket Stops in many newsagents in London (One Day, 7 Day, Monthly and Annual Passes)
  • London Overground and TfL Rail ticket offices (One Day Pass)
  • From ticket machines at Tube, London Overground and TfL Rail stations (One Day, 7 Day and Monthly)
  • At Visitor Centres (One Day paper ticket, 7 Day, Monthly and Annual Passes)

Single and return tickets

You can buy paper tickets for single and return journeys on Tube, DLR, London Overground, TfL Rail and National Rail services:

  • From ticket machines at Tube, DLR, London Overground, TfL Rail and National Rail stations
  • From ticket offices at London Overground, TfL Rail and National Rail stations

Travelcards

You can buy Day Travelcards (paper ticket):

  • From ticket machines at Tube, DLR, London Overground, TfL Rail and National Rail stations
  • From ticket offices at London Overground, TfL Rail and National Rail stations
  • At Visitor Centres
  • At the Tramlink Shop in Croydon

You can buy Travelcards on Oyster:

  • Online with a contactless and Oyster account, if you have a UK bank account (7 Day, Monthly, 3 month, 6 month or odd period and Annual Travelcard)
  • Using the free TfL Oyster and contactless app (7 Day, Monthly and 3 or 6 month Travelcard)
  • At Oyster Ticket Stops in many newsagents in London (7 Day and Monthly Travelcards)
  • At ticket offices at London Overground, TfL Rail and National Rail stations (7 Day, Monthly, 3 month, 6 month or odd period Travelcard)
  • At ticket machines at Tube, London Overground, TfL Rail and National Rail stations (7 Day or Monthly Travelcard)
  • At Visitor Centres (7 Day, Monthly, 3 month, 6 month or odd period Travelcard)

Tickets for visitors

You buy a Visitor Oyster card to pay as you go or a Travelcard (paper ticket) in advance, from:

You can buy a 2 Day or 3 Day Visitor Pass at some Tube stations and all Visitor Centres in London.