Oyster card FAQs: the basics
It's easy and convenient to pay for your journey when travelling on the London transport network. Learn the basics to help you explore London.
Oyster card FAQs: which to buy?
The cheapest way to travel around London on the bus, Tube, tram, DLR, London Overground and most National Rail services is to use an Oyster card.
Oyster FAQs: using your card
A Visitor Oyster card is one of the cheapest ways to pay for single journeys on London's transport network. Learn how to use your Oyster card to get around London.
How to get an Oyster card refund
Find out how to get a refund for the credit on your Visitor Oyster card or Oyster card once you leave London (and don't plan to return!).