There are 7 ways to get from Big Ben to London Paddington Station by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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

Tube via Paddington Underground Station  •  25 min

  1. Take the Tube from Westminster Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station Circle

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 148 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 148 bus from Westminster, Parliament Square to Lancaster Gate Station 148

$3

5 alternative options

Tube  •  36 min

  1. Take the Tube from Westminster Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground Circle

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Big Ben to London Paddington Station 3.5 miles

$18 - $23

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Big Ben to London Paddington Station 3.5 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Walk from Big Ben to London Paddington Station 3.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  31 min

  1. Cycle from Abingdon Green, Westminster to South Wharf Road, Paddington 3.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Big Ben to London Paddington Station is to line 148 bus which costs £2 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Big Ben to London Paddington Station is to taxi which costs £14 - £18 and takes 7 min.

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The distance between Big Ben and London Paddington Station is 3 miles.

The Tube from Westminster Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Westminster, Parliament Square and arriving at Lancaster Gate Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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Map of how to get from Big Ben to London Paddington Station.
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  • Distance: 2.6 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Big Ben, England and London Paddington Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Big Ben to London Paddington Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 26 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Westminster Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Westminster Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Big Ben to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$10 - $16
Access
$11 - $16
Assist
$11 - $16
UberX
$11 - $16
UberXL
$16 - $22
Exec
$21 - $29
Lux
$30 - $45
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Abingdon Green, Westminster to South Wharf Road, Paddington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Big Ben to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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