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There are 5 ways to get from British Museum to Big Ben by bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Line 24 bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 24 bus from Tottenham Court Road to Westminster, Parliament Square 24

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from British Museum to Big Ben 1.6 miles

$10 - $13

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from British Museum to Big Ben 1.6 miles

$6 - $11

Walk  •  33 min

  1. Walk from British Museum to Big Ben 1.8 miles

Bikeshare  •  19 min

  1. Cycle from British Museum, Bloomsbury to Abingdon Green, Westminster 1.8 miles

$7 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from British Museum to Big Ben is to line 24 bus which costs £2 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from British Museum to Big Ben is to taxi which costs £8 - £10 and takes 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tottenham Court Road and arriving at Westminster, Parliament Square. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between British Museum and Big Ben is 1 miles.

The best way to get from British Museum to Big Ben without a car is to line 24 bus which takes 29 min and costs £2.

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The line 24 bus from Tottenham Court Road to Westminster, Parliament Square takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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British Museum to Big Ben bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Tottenham Court Road station.

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British Museum to Big Ben bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Westminster, Parliament Square station.

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There are 8743+ hotels available in Big Ben. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from British Museum to Big Ben.
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  • Distance: 1.3 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between British Museum, England and Big Ben, England?

London Buses operates a bus from British Museum to Big Ben every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 19 min.

Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tottenham Court Road to Westminster, Parliament Square
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from British Museum to Big Ben
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$6 - $11
Access
$6 - $9
Assist
$6 - $9
UberX
$6 - $9
UberXL
$9 - $12
Exec
$13 - $17
Lux
$19 - $25
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from British Museum, Bloomsbury to Abingdon Green, Westminster
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from British Museum to Big Ben
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$10 - $13
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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