There are 5 ways to get from Big Ben to Westminster by subway, bus, night bus, taxi or foot

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Subway  •  2 min

  1. Take the subway from Westminster station to St. James's Park station Circle / ...

£4 - £5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 min

  1. Take the bus from Westminster, Parliament Square to Westminster, Gt Smith St Westminster Abbey 148 / ...

£2

3 alternative options

Night bus  •  6 min

  1. Take the night bus from Westminster, Parliament Square to Westminster City Hall N136 / ...

£2

Taxi  •  1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Big Ben to Westminster 3429 feet

£4 - £6

Walk  •  16 min

  1. Walk from Big Ben to Westminster 4574 feet

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The cheapest way to get from Big Ben to Westminster is to bus which costs £2 and takes 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Big Ben to Westminster is to taxi which costs £4 - £6 and takes 1 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Westminster, Parliament Square and arriving at Westminster, Gt Smith St Westminster Abbey. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Westminster station station and arriving at St. James's Park station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 min.

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The distance between Big Ben and Westminster is 3125 feet.

The best way to get from Big Ben to Westminster without a car is to subway which takes 2 min and costs £4 - £5.

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The subway from Westminster station to St. James's Park station takes 2 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Big Ben to Westminster bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Westminster, Parliament Square station.

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Big Ben to Westminster train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Westminster station.

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Big Ben to Westminster bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Westminster, Gt Smith St Westminster Abbey station.

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Map of how to get from Big Ben to Westminster.
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  • Distance: 3125 feet
  • Duration: 2 min

What companies run services between Big Ben, England and Westminster, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Big Ben to Westminster every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £4 - £5 and the journey takes 2 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Big Ben to Westminster every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 2 min. The Kings Ferry also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Westminster, Parliament Square to Westminster, Gt Smith St Westminster Abbey
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Night bus from Westminster, Parliament Square to Westminster City Hall
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Westminster Pier to Westminster Abbey
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Unknown
The Kings Ferry
Other operators
Taxi from Big Ben to Westminster
Ave. Duration
1 min
Estimated price
£4 - £6
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Big Ben to Westminster train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at St. James's Park station.

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