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There are 6 ways to get from Elephant & Castle Station to British Museum by bus, subway, taxi, towncar or foot

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 188 bus  •  27m

  1. Take the line 188 bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Russell Square 188

$3

5 alternative options

Line 1 bus  •  23m

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Holborn, Drury Lane 1 / ...

$3

Subway  •  27m

  1. Take the subway from Kennington station to Tottenham Court Road station Northern

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  7m

  1. Take a taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to British Museum 2.7 miles

$10 - $13

Uber  •  7m

  1. Take an Uber from Elephant & Castle Station to British Museum 2.7 miles

$9 - $14

Walk  •  44m

  1. Walk from Elephant & Castle Station to British Museum 2.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to British Museum is to line 188 bus which costs £2 and takes 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to British Museum is to taxi which costs £7 - £10 and takes 7m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd and arriving at Russell Square. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22m.

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The distance between Elephant & Castle Station and British Museum is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to British Museum without a car is to line 188 bus which takes 27m and costs £2.

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The line 188 bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Russell Square takes 22m including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Elephant & Castle Station to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd station.

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Elephant & Castle Station to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Russell Square station.

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There are 9127+ hotels available in British Museum. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Elephant & Castle Station to British Museum.
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 27m

What companies run services between Elephant & Castle Station, England and British Museum, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Elephant & Castle Station to British Museum every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 22m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Holborn, Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Elephant & Castle Station to British Museum
Ave. Duration
7m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$9 - $13
Assist
$9 - $13
UberX
$9 - $13
Pool
$9 - $14
UberXL
$12 - $17
Exec
$15 - $21
Lux
$23 - $35
Taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to British Museum
Ave. Duration
7m
Estimated price
$10 - $13
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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