There are 8 ways to get from Buckingham Palace to Greenwich by subway, train, bus, ferry, taxi, car 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.

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Tube, train  •  42 min

  1. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to Canary Wharf Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station Dlr

$5 - $7

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Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road N199

$3

6 alternative options

Tube, line 188 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to North Greenwich Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the line 188 bus from North Greenwich Station to Greenwich, Trafalgar Estate 129 / ...

$7 - $8

Ferry  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the ferry from Westminster Pier to Greenwich Pier Rb1x / ...

$13 - $17

Line 148 bus, line 188 bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 148 bus from Belgravia, Wilton Street to Elephant & Castle London Rd 148
  2. Take the line 188 bus from Elephant & Castle London Rd to Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum 188 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buckingham Palace to Greenwich 7.2 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Buckingham Palace to Greenwich 7.2 miles

$1 - $3

Bikeshare  •  57 min

  1. Cycle from Buckingham Gate, Westminster to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town 7.3 miles

$13 - $18

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and arriving at Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Westminster Pier and arriving at Greenwich Pier. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Buckingham Palace and Greenwich is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Buckingham Palace to Greenwich without a car is to Tube and train which takes 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Buckingham Palace to Greenwich, including transfers.

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Buckingham Palace to Greenwich bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross station.

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Buckingham Palace to Greenwich bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buckingham Palace to Greenwich is 7 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Buckingham Palace to Greenwich.

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There are 8146+ hotels available in Greenwich. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Buckingham Palace to Greenwich.
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  • Distance: 6.1 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Buckingham Palace, England and Greenwich, Greater London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Buckingham Palace to Greenwich hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 39 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park Underground Station to Canary Wharf Underground Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park Underground Station to North Greenwich Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from North Greenwich Station to Greenwich, Trafalgar Estate
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Belgravia, Wilton Street to Elephant & Castle London Rd
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle London Rd to Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Westminster Pier to Greenwich Pier
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Buckingham Gate, Westminster to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Buckingham Palace to Greenwich
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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