London circuits

This is a list of walks (and one bicycle ride) round the outskirts of London. Each one is divided up into a number of sections, and each section can be covered (more or less) easily in one day.

Freedom Pass circuit

This circuit links all the outermost stations that can be reached using the Freedom Pass. The total distance is 238 miles. There are 41 main sections and 5 additional sections. Click here for details.

Round-London cycle circuit

This circuit is suitable for cycling. Unlike the other circuits, it does not link stations, but rather links arterial cycle routes from central London. The total distance is 125 miles. There are 12 sections. Click here for details.

London Loop

This is Transport for London's London Loop The total distance is 153 miles. Click here for details.

Zone 6 outer circuit

This circuit links all the outermost stations that are within Zone 6. The total distance is 155 miles. There are 31 sections. Click here for details.

Zone 6 inner circuit

This circuit links all the innermost stations that are within Zone 6. The total distance is 130 miles. There are 31 sections. Click here for details.

Zone 5 circuit

This circuit links all the outermost stations that are within Zone 5. The total distance is 122 miles. There are 35 sections. Click here for details.

Overview

Click here to see all the circuits on one map. Click on any of the lines to see more details. The colour scheme is as follows:

Red
Freedom Pass circuit
Green
Round-London cycle circuit
Blue
London Loop
Cyan
Zone 6 outer
Yellow
Zone 6 inner
Magenta
Zone 5 circuit

Summary

Click here to see a listing of all the sections in order of length. The circuits to which the sections belong are identified by their codes as follows:

FPC
Freedom Pass circuit
RLCC
Round London cycle circuit
LL
London Loop (legs)
LLPJM
London Loop (my sections)
LLTFL
London Loop (TFL's sections)
Z6O
Zone 6 outer
Z6I
Zone 6 inner
Z5C
Zone 5 circuit