Transport in United Kingdom
British Airways, the country’s main carrier, operates regular flights from every continent of the world. All the major airlines of the world also fly to London Heathrow and London Gatwick. People travelling from Europe can use the undersea Channel Tunnel, Eurostar passenger trains or the Eurotunnel Shuttle roll-on/roll-off service for vehicle transport. Once in the UK there are numerous ways to get around with both public and private transport. In London, the public London Underground is the fastest and most efficient way to get around the city. The country is also served by an excellent network of railways. Motorways and trunk roads link all major towns and cities in the UK. Private car hire is available for most budget types.