There are 8 ways to get from Buckingham Palace to British Museum 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, line 59 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Euston Underground Station Victoria
  2. Take the line 59 bus from Euston Station to Bloomsbury, Southampton Row 68 / ...

$6

Cheapest option

Line 24 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 24 bus from Westminster Cathedral to Soho, Denmark Street 24

$3

6 alternative options

Line 38 bus via Hyde Park Corner, Old Park Lane Hard Rock Cafe  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Hyde Park Corner, Old Park Lane Hard Rock Cafe to Tottenham Court Road Station New Oxford Street 19 / ...

$3

Line 38 bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Belgravia, Wilton Street to Tottenham Court Road Station New Oxford Street 38 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buckingham Palace to British Museum 1.9 miles

$11 - $14

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from Buckingham Palace to British Museum 1.9 miles

$7 - $11

Walk  •  41 min

  1. Walk from Buckingham Palace to British Museum 2.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  24 min

  1. Cycle from Buckingham Gate, Westminster to British Museum, Bloomsbury 2 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buckingham Palace to British Museum is to line 24 bus which costs £2 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buckingham Palace to British Museum is to taxi which costs £9 - £11 and takes 4 min.

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The distance between Buckingham Palace and British Museum is 1 miles.

It takes approximately 32 min to get from Buckingham Palace to British Museum, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Westminster Cathedral and arriving at Soho, Denmark Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Buckingham Palace to British Museum.
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  • Distance: 1.5 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Buckingham Palace, England and British Museum, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Buckingham Palace to British Museum every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 15 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Euston Station to Bloomsbury, Southampton Row
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Westminster Cathedral to Soho, Denmark Street
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hyde Park Corner, Old Park Lane Hard Rock Cafe to Tottenham Court Road Station New Oxford Street
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Belgravia, Wilton Street to Tottenham Court Road Station New Oxford Street
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Buckingham Palace to British Museum
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$7 - $11
Access
$7 - $11
Assist
$7 - $11
UberX
$7 - $11
UberXL
$10 - $14
Exec
$14 - $19
Lux
$21 - $28
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Buckingham Gate, Westminster to British Museum, Bloomsbury
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Buckingham Palace to British Museum
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$11 - $14
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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