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There are 7 ways to get from Blackfriars Station to Westminster by subway, ferry, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Subway  •  4 min

  1. Take the subway from Blackfriars station to Westminster station District / ...

£2 - £3

Cheapest option

Bus via Westminster, Gt Smith St Westminster Abbey  •  21 min

  1. Take the bus from City of London, City Thameslink Stn Ludgate Circus to Westminster, Gt Smith St Westminster Abbey 11 / ...

£1 - £6

5 alternative options

Ferry  •  10 min

  1. Take the ferry from Blackfriars Pier to Westminster Pier Rb6 / ...

Bus  •  14 min

  1. Take the bus from Temple Avenue to Westminster Pier 715 / ...

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackfriars Station to Westminster 2.5 miles

£9 - £11

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Blackfriars Station to Westminster 2.5 miles

£8 - £11

Walk  •  41 min

  1. Walk from Blackfriars Station to Westminster 2.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Blackfriars Station to Westminster is to subway which costs £2 - £3 and takes 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackfriars Station to Westminster is to subway which costs £2 - £3 and takes 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Temple Avenue and arriving at Westminster Pier. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Blackfriars Pier and arriving at Westminster Pier. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Blackfriars station station and arriving at Westminster station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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The distance between Blackfriars Station and Westminster is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Blackfriars Station to Westminster without a car is to subway which takes 4 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Blackfriars station to Westminster station takes 4 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Blackfriars Station to Westminster bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, depart from Temple Avenue station.

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

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Map of how to get from Blackfriars Station to Westminster.
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  • Distance: 1.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 min

What companies run services between Blackfriars Station, England and Westminster, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Blackfriars station to Westminster station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 4 min. Alternatively, The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Temple Avenue to Westminster Pier hourly, and the journey takes 6 min. Clarkes of London also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars station to Westminster station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Temple Avenue to Westminster Pier
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Unknown
The Kings Ferry
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Temple Avenue to Westminster Pier
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, City Thameslink Stn Ludgate Circus to Westminster, Gt Smith St Westminster Abbey
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Arriva UK
Ferry operators
Thames Clippers
Phone
+44 20 7674 2251
Website
thamesclippers.com
Ferry from Blackfriars Pier to Westminster Pier
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Thames Clippers
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Blackfriars Station to Westminster
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Signup at
uber.com
Access
£8 - £11
Assist
£9 - £12
UberX
£9 - £12
UberXL
£12 - £16
Exec
£14 - £19
Lux
£19 - £25
Taxi from Blackfriars Station to Westminster
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
£9 - £11
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
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
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.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
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk

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Blackfriars Station to Westminster bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, arrive at Westminster Pier station.

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Blackfriars Station to Westminster train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Westminster station.

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