There are 10 ways to get from Big Ben to Tower Bridge by subway, ferry, bus, night 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 London Bridge Underground Station  •  18 min

  1. Take the Tube from Westminster Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee

$2 - $4

9 alternative options

Tube  •  20 min

  1. Take the Tube from Westminster Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station Circle / ...

$2 - $4

Ferry via Tower Hill, Tower Pier  •  30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Westminster Pier to Tower Hill, Tower Pier City Cruises / ...

$7 - $10

Line 751 bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the line 751 bus from Westminster, Parliament Square to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London 750 / ...

$3

Ferry  •  45 min

  1. Take the ferry from Westminster Pier to Wapping, St. Katharine's Pier Circular Cruise Westminster

$8 - $11

Night bus  •  21 min

  1. Take the night bus from Westminster Station Parliament Square to Bermondsey, City Hall N381

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Big Ben to Tower Bridge 3 miles

$17 - $21

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Big Ben to Tower Bridge 3 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  58 min

  1. Walk from Big Ben to Tower Bridge 3 miles

Bikeshare  •  37 min

  1. Cycle from Abingdon Green, Westminster to St. Katharine's Way, Tower 3.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Big Ben to Tower Bridge is to night bus which costs £2 and takes 21 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Big Ben to Tower Bridge is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs £13 - £16.

More details

The distance between Big Ben and Tower Bridge is 3 km.

The Tube from Westminster Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station takes 4 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Westminster, Parliament Square and arriving at Tower Hill, The Tower Of London. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Westminster Pier and arriving at Tower Hill, Tower Pier. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

More details

What companies run services between Big Ben, England and Tower Bridge, England?

The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Big Ben to Tower Bridge hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 26 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Westminster Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Westminster Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Westminster, Parliament Square to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Westminster Station Parliament Square to Bermondsey, City Hall
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Westminster Pier to Tower Hill, Tower Pier
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Westminster Pier to Wapping, St. Katharine's Pier
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$10 - $16
uberACCESS
$11 - $15
uberASSIST
$11 - $15
uberX
$11 - $15
uberXL
$15 - $21
UberEXEC
$20 - $28
UberLUX
$30 - $45
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Abingdon Green, Westminster to St. Katharine's Way, Tower
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.