There are 6 ways to get from Canning Town station to British Museum by subway, bus, taxi, car or bike

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Tube  •  30 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station Northern

$5 - $8

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Bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the bus from Canning Town to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N551

$3

4 alternative options

Tube, line 188 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the line 188 bus from Waterloo Station Tenison Way to Russell Square 188 / ...

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canning Town station to British Museum 7 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Canning Town station to British Museum 7 miles

$1 - $3

Bikeshare  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Cycle from East India Dlr, Blackwall to British Museum, Bloomsbury 6.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Canning Town station to British Museum is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canning Town station to British Museum is to taxi which costs £27 - £32 and takes 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canning Town and arriving at Covent Garden, Savoy Street. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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The distance between Canning Town station and British Museum is 6 miles. The road distance is 7 miles.

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The best way to get from Canning Town station to British Museum without a car is to Tube which takes 30 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 30 min to get from Canning Town station to British Museum, including transfers.

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Canning Town station to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Canning Town station.

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Canning Town station to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Covent Garden, Savoy Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canning Town station to British Museum is 7 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Canning Town station to British Museum.

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Map of how to get from Canning Town station to British Museum.
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  • Distance: 5.9 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Canning Town station, England and British Museum, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Canning Town station to British Museum every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 32 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waterloo Station Tenison Way to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from East India Dlr, Blackwall to British Museum, Bloomsbury
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Canning Town station to British Museum
Ave. Duration
15 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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