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There are 7 ways to get from Buckingham Palace to Tower of London 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

Subway  •  26 min

  1. Take the subway from Victoria station to Tower Hill station Circle / ...

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Piccadilly Circus to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London N15

$3

5 alternative options

Line 11 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 11 bus from Westminster Cathedral to City of London, Bank Station Queen Victoria Street 11

$3

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buckingham Palace to Tower of London 3.5 miles

$19 - $23

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Buckingham Palace to Tower of London 3.5 miles

$11 - $17

Walk  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Walk from Buckingham Palace to Tower of London 4.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  32 min

  1. Cycle from Buckingham Gate, Westminster to Tower Gardens , Tower 3.4 miles

$8 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buckingham Palace to Tower of London is to bus which costs £2 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buckingham Palace to Tower of London is to taxi which costs £14 - £18 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Piccadilly Circus and arriving at Tower Hill, The Tower Of London. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between Buckingham Palace and Tower of London is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Buckingham Palace to Tower of London without a car is to subway which takes 26 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Victoria station to Tower Hill station takes 15 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Buckingham Palace to Tower of London bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Piccadilly Circus station.

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Buckingham Palace to Tower of London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Tower Hill, The Tower Of London station.

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There are 8900+ hotels available in Tower of London. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Buckingham Palace to Tower of London.
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  • Distance: 3 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Buckingham Palace, England and Tower of London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Buckingham Palace to Tower of London every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 18 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Piccadilly Circus to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Westminster Cathedral to City of London, Bank Station Queen Victoria Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Buckingham Palace to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$11 - $17
Access
$11 - $16
Assist
$11 - $16
UberX
$11 - $16
UberXL
$16 - $23
Exec
$21 - $29
Lux
$30 - $45
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Buckingham Gate, Westminster to Tower Gardens , Tower
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Buckingham Palace to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
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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