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There are 4 ways to get from Hampstead to Westminster by subway, bus, taxi or car

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  1. Take the subway from Hampstead station to Charing Cross station

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Hampstead, Rosslyn Hill to Russell Square

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  1. Take a taxi from Hampstead to Westminster

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  1. Drive from Hampstead to Westminster

Hampstead to Westminster by subway

The subway journey time between Hampstead and Westminster is around 15 min and covers a distance of around 4 miles. Operated by London Underground (Tube), the Hampstead to Westminster subway service departs from Hampstead station and arrives in Charing Cross station. Typically 1348 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

1348 Weekly Subways
15 min Average Duration
£2 Cheapest Price
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Hampstead → Westminster
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The most affordable way to get from Hampstead to Westminster is to drive, which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hampstead to Westminster is to taxi which costs £16 - £20 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hampstead, Rosslyn Hill and arriving at Russell Square. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hampstead station station and arriving at Charing Cross station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Hampstead and Westminster is 5 miles. The road distance is 5.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Hampstead to Westminster without a car is to subway which takes 15 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Hampstead station to Charing Cross station takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Hampstead to Westminster bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Hampstead, Rosslyn Hill station.

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Hampstead to Westminster train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Hampstead station.

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Hampstead to Westminster bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Russell Square station.

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Map of how to get from Hampstead to Westminster.
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  • Distance: 4.5 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between Hampstead, England and Westminster, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Hampstead station to Charing Cross station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Hampstead, Rosslyn Hill to Russell Square every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 23 min. Four other operators also service this route.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Hampstead station to Charing Cross station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hampstead, Rosslyn Hill to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from London Finchley Road to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £11
Website
Megabus UK
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Finchley Road Station to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Green Line
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Finchley Road to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Other operators
Taxi from Hampstead to Westminster
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
£16 - £20
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
Topcars minicab
Phone
+44 20 8520 1112
Website
topcarsminicab.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Taxisnetwork
Phone
+44 20 3603 4135
Website
taxisnetwork.com
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
MinicabRide Limited
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
minicabride.com
London City Airport Taxis
Phone
+44 20 3740 1947
Website
londoncityairportcab.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk

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Hampstead to Westminster train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Charing Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hampstead to Westminster is 6 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Hampstead to Westminster.

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