30 of the Best London Instagram Captions

30 of the Best London Instagram Captions

Looking for inspiration to caption your London Instagrams with? Look no further! We’ve got you covered with a list that features famous quotes, song lyrics, and captions inspired by iconic landmarks like the London eye and Big Ben! Don’t forget to tag us in your pictures on Instagram if you use any of the captions!

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London Song Lyric Instagram Lyrics

For music fans, there’s so many amazing song lyrics to pull from when captioning London Instagram posts. Here’s just a few of our favourites:

  1. “Show me a grey sky, rainy cab ride” – London Boy, Taylor Swift
  2. “So take me back to London’ – Ed Sheeran, Take Me Back to London
  3. “London calling, now don’t look to us” – London Calling, The Clash
  4. “London is lonely without you” – London is Lonely, Holly Humbersome
  5. “I’m back in London, I’m running down Columbia Road” – There it Goes, Maisie Peters
  6. “I guess you’re in London today” – Come Back Be Here, Taylor Swift

Famous Quotes About London to Use as Instagram Captions

London is a city as old as time, and so there’s a wealth of famous quotes from notable figures about our city. Here are a few of our most loved quotes you could use as a London Instagram caption:

  1. “When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life” – Samuel Johnson
  2. “To walk alone in London is the greatest rest” – Virginia Woolf
  3. “Nothing is certain in London but expense” – William Shenstone

Tube Inspired London Captions for Instagram

A trip to London isn’t complete with a ride on the tube, here are a few ideas for captioning any of your shots that feature our famous underground!

  1. Mind the gap
  2. “Underground, Overground, Wombling Free” – The Wombling Song
  3. As hot as the Victoria Line

Big Ben Phrases

Big Ben is one of London’s most iconic landmarks, and you’re sure to see it on your visit here. Here are a few ideas for captioning your pictures of it:

  1. “How can you ever be late for anything in London? They have a huge clock right in the middle of the town.” – Jimmy Kimmel
  2. Stopping the clock with Big Ben
  3. Tick tock, it’s time to explore London

London Eye Captions

Get a good view of the city from the London Eye and then capture a picture to showcase on Instagram afterwards. 

  1. Eye’ve got my eye on you London
  2. In the “eye” of London
  3. Eye have seen all of London now

Royal-Inspired Captions

London is full of royal spots, from Buckingham Palace, to Kensington Palace, and even the royal parks. 

  1. “And we’ll never be Royals” – Lorde
  2. A royally good day out
  3. Living like royalty
  4. Passenger Princess in London

Literary London Captions

London has seen its fair share of literary icons over the years and here are a few quotes from them that you can use in your Instagram captions. Make sure you read some books set in London before coming to inspire your trip!

  1. “By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show” – Samuel Johnson
  2. “In London, everyone is different, and that means anyone can fit in” – Paddington Bear
  3. “The parks be the lungs of London” – Charles Dickens
  4. “I like the spirit of this great London which I feel around me” – Charlotte Bronte
  5. “I love London society. It is entirely composed of beautiful, beautiful people that you will fall in love with in the street” – Oscar Wilde

Afternoon Tea in London Captions

If there’s one thing that London does well, it’s afternoon tea. If it’s your first time to London or even the UK, you MUST book yourself in for one to experience this fabulous tradition. Make sure you get a snap and caption it with one of our quotes:

  1. Tea-time in London
  2. Afternoons well spent with scones and tea
  3. Having a tea-riffic time in London

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