Joe Biden’s immense armoured limousine – nicknamed “the Beast” – bought stuck in traffic because it made its approach in the direction of Westminster Abbey on Monday morning.

The US President was heading for the Queen’s funeral when the automobile bought held up exterior a Pret a Manger.

Mr Biden was seen waving to members of the general public, who have been shocked to see the US President drive previous them close to Marble Arch.

Video exhibits members of the general public waving and taking footage of the President as Met Police officers stood guard.

A member of the Met Police Special Escort Group might be seen on the video racing previous the Beast on a motorcycle to clear the traffic forward.

Other world leaders, together with French President Emmanuel Macron and New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, are arriving at Westminster Abbey for the Queen‘s funeral in a fleet of buses, Mr Biden was allowed to ride in The Beast.

But commentators quipped that the US President might as well have taken the bus after the video was shared on TikTok.

Mr Biden and wife Jill arrived in London on Sunday ahead of Monday’s ceremony.

On Sunday the couple visited Westminster Hall to pay their respects to Her Majesty as she lay in state.

The US President, a religious Catholic, crossed himself whereas trying solmenly in the direction of the late monarch’s coffin.

Mr Biden additionally visited Lancaster House the place he signed a ebook of condolence.

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