There are 5 ways to get from Buckingham Palace to Piccadilly Circus by bus, taxi, 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

Line 6 bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Hyde Park Corner, Old Park Lane Hard Rock Cafe to Piccadilly Circus 14 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Line 38 bus  •  18 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Belgravia, Wilton Street to St James', Old Bond Street Royal Academy 38 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buckingham Palace to Piccadilly Circus 1.1 miles

$8 - $10

Walk  •  24 min

  1. Walk from Buckingham Palace to Piccadilly Circus 1.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  20 min

  1. Cycle from Buckingham Gate, Westminster to Sackville Street, Mayfair 1.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buckingham Palace to Piccadilly Circus is to line 6 bus which costs £2 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buckingham Palace to Piccadilly Circus is to taxi which costs £6 - £8 and takes 2 min.

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The distance between Buckingham Palace and Piccadilly Circus is 3352 feet.

The line 6 bus from Hyde Park Corner, Old Park Lane Hard Rock Cafe to Piccadilly Circus takes 8 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hyde Park Corner, Old Park Lane Hard Rock Cafe and arriving at Piccadilly Circus. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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What companies run services between Buckingham Palace, England and Piccadilly Circus, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Buckingham Palace to Piccadilly Circus every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 8 min.

Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hyde Park Corner, Old Park Lane Hard Rock Cafe to Piccadilly Circus
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Belgravia, Wilton Street to St James', Old Bond Street Royal Academy
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Buckingham Gate, Westminster to Sackville Street, Mayfair
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Buckingham Palace to Piccadilly Circus
Ave. Duration
2 min
Estimated price
$8 - $10
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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