Everything you need to know about public transport in London during holiday season of Christmas, Boxing Day and New Year

If you all set to get along with friends and pledged to attend parties over the coming date, or you are one of those who are celebrating Christmas by working, you may need to sort the travel arrangements for keeping the bummer aside – so the Just Airports aka your Christmas angels are here to help.

If you are in London, UK this Christmas then you know what actually we are going to say, public transportation is going to get the worse out of you. Non-availability or scarcity of taxi on Christmas day and public transport on Christmas day, boxing day and the new year is not an unusual problem that feels like a headache when you are standing outside London Airport at 6:00 am waiting for the your Christmas party taxi to show up but OOPS! No taxis are available and those who are charging at least 50% extra or in some case even double from their regular fare.

Just Airports understands this and will be supporting and celebrating your Christmas spirit by not raising the fare also we are providing are all services on Christmas day, boxing day and New Year. No hidden charges, with Great and reliable service. Just look for taxis near me on Christmas dayand Book. Just Airports will be at location with in no time.

So if you are planning for anything which needs you to get out from home, it’s better to know most about public transport.

Christmas day

The transport available on Christmas Day, taxi service and private hire; Santander Cycles.

Taxi and Private Hire

Until 06:00 on Friday 27 December:

* Black cabs will raise extra charge £4 each journey on Christmas day taxi rates going to swell.
* There may be an extra fare for private hire taxis (including minicabs) but not Just Airports chauffeur services, we are not charging anything extra on Christmas day or any other holiday.


No congestion charge on 25th December.
Good for taxi service on Christmas day.

Boxing Day

Those who are not much familiar with the day, Boxing Day is a Bank Holiday, the major populace does not work on this day and some who are working on this day gets paid extra or twice their regular wage. Long story short, Boxing day is an extension of Christmas celebrations and gives an excellent opportunity to hang out with close one and have good food and for shopping you get Major Discount on almost all of the big brands. Book your boxing day taxi with Just Airports Transfers


KING’S CROSS: There are no trains services to or from London King’s Cross on Thursday 26 December. On Friday 27 December, service starts gradually, with a reduced service until 1 pm.

PADDINGTON: No trains to or from Paddington by 24 to 27 December (so plan accordingly if you are taking these stations). Additionally, a reduced schedule between 28 to 31 December, due to the reason of engineering work between Paddington and Slough.


Buses will work on boxing day according to the official site. Please check the same for any updates. Officials have given following notes.
* Services will be provided only to Hackney Wick on Boxing Day due to Network Rail engineering work.
* As Boxing Day is a Bank Holiday off-peak fares will be applicable whole day.


Taxis are one of the common options for travelling because normally public transport is not available due to holiday season but this option has its downside, taxi fares on boxingday are charged extra during the season that it may off your festive feeling.
However, Just Airports Services came as a reform this Christmas, boxing day taxi pricewill be regular as on any other days of the year. No hidden of charge has been charged by us in holiday season ever.

New year

Central London is busiest on New Year’s Eve, predominantly, to London’s New Year’s Eve fireworks. Mainly, free travel on the Transport for London (TfL) network, including the Tube, from 11.45 pm on New Year’s Eve until 4.30 am on New Year’s Day.

There is only certain limited public transport on New Year’s Day, so check beforehand Transport for London’s website for further information and plan your journey in advance over the New Year period.

The taxi would be the best option for new year’s eve especially you are going to attend the fabulous party and don’t want to hassle with public transport. Pre-book your ride with Just Airports Service, hop on and have a great New Year celebration. Book taxi on new year with Just Airports

Got to fly? Happy to help you.
Here’s All you need to know about flying between Christmas and New Year.

HEATHROW: As above, we’re waiting for the update on the status of Piccadilly line and Transport for London Rail services will not be an easy option. Heathrow Express is not so good option apparently there are no services between 24-28 December. 29 December promises for an average service, then on 30 and 31 December, it is half-hourly service. Get more details on the site Heathrow Express website.

GATWICK: from 1 pm on 24 December reduced Gatwick Express service. No service will be provided on 25 December. Two trains per hour on Boxing day Reschedule timetable 27, 28, 30 and 31 December and 1 January. Normal service shall be resumed from 29 December. Know everything on the Gatwick Express website. We suggest you check official sites before planning from 25 December to 1 January.

CITY AIRPORT: The DLR is a considerable option for getting to City Airport which comes UNDER TfL service — stay updated on the TfL Christmas page.City Airport is located at prime location of London’s financial district and it in close distance from notable world class venues like Excel London and Canary Wharf. To meet the requirements of both business and leisure passengers, London City Airport has designed the Departure Lounge with good number of laptop plug-in points and Wi-Fi access.

Luton Airport

* 5th largest airport in the UK
* Over 15 million passengers a year
* Base to 11 airlines
Luton Airport came into official functionality on 16 July 1938. Luton Airport has been a significant factor in the development of the holiday package system. Many people travelled for the very first time because of the package system. Luton apart being important for Air travel holds a special place in the military also. Please visit the official site of Luton Airport to know more.
If you are travelling and Luton Airport is I your list anyway during the holiday season we suggest you go for the taxi service of Just Airports, as public transport is not available much.
Just Airports are not charging anything extra on the special dates like Christmas Day, Boxing day and New year, we are keeping our rates same. Nothing extra so you can enjoy the best of Holiday season.

Stansted Airport

1. 27 million travellers a year.
2. Third-busiest airport in London; fourth-busiest in the UK
3. 50:50 ratio between the UK and non-UK travellers.
London Stansted Airport becomes commercial in 1966 and its top destination in London are Edinburgh, Belfast and Glasgow.
Intentionally, the popular destination country is Spain.
There are no train services to take passengers to Stansted Airport, Just Airport Services are great if you are getting to Stansted Airport or looking for pick up from the Stansted Airport.

Southampton is the name of the most successful deepwater port in London. Being the Plan A choice for most of the customers and traders with providing facilities to handle any cargo. ABP Southampton gives VTS & pilotage services all over the Southampton Water and covering most of the Central & Eastern Solent.
Planning to go Southampton think nothing else except Just Airport Transfers for transport. Just Airports services are the best in terms of fare, availability, timely pick and drop ups and comfort. The holiday season is the busiest in London which makes public transportation little tricky to works efficiently but not Just Airports Transfers, we are working on in holiday season too on the same previous fare, no extra charges.

We suggest you book ride with Just Airports Services to get a taxi at your desired location for dropping you wherever you need to Including pick and drop from London Airports. Without any extra or hidden charges, this holiday season we are working on our usual fare nothing extra. Pure Christmas vibe and happiness.

We suggest you book ride with Just Airports Services to get a taxi at your desired location for dropping you wherever you need to Including pick and drop from London Airports. Without any extra or hidden charges, this holiday season we are working on our usual fare nothing extra. Pure Christmas vibe and happiness.

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