There are 9 ways to get from Barbican Centre to V&A Museum by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Virgin Trains East Coast  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from York to London Kings Cross

$39 - $161

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds to London Marble Arch National Express

$30 - $38

7 alternative options

Train East Midlands Trains  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from York to London St Pancras International

$106 - $158

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Barbican Centre to V&A Museum 211.5 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from York to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR

$77 - $241

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR

$105 - $305

Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from York to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR

$95 - $369

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Southampton, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from York to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Southampton (SOU) LBA - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo

$121 - $333

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street

$117 - $371

What companies run services between Barbican Centre, York, England and V&A Museum, England?

Virgin Trains East Coast operates a train from Barbican Centre to V&A Museum hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 47 min. Grand Central also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Barbican Centre to V&A Museum every 2 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from York to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$20 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $55
Grand Central
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from York to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $170
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Single
$150 - $220
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Leeds
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from York to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from York to Leeds
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $25
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Barbican Centre and V&A Museum is 280 km. The road distance is 338 km.

The cheapest way to get from Barbican Centre to V&A Museum is to bus which costs £21 - £28 and takes 6 h 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Barbican Centre to V&A Museum is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs £27 - £120.

No, there is no direct bus from Barbican Centre to V&A Museum. However, there are services departing from York, Stonebow (Stonebow Interchange) and arriving at Brompton, Victoria and Albert Museum via Leeds and Marble Arch Station Park Lane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 48 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Barbican Centre to V&A Museum, including transfers.