There are 5 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to British Museum by subway, bus, taxi or car

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Tube via Holborn Underground Station  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station Piccadilly

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9

$3

3 alternative options

Tube  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Russell Square Underground Station Piccadilly

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to British Museum 20.5 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to British Museum 20.5 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to British Museum is to bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to British Museum is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 31 min.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and British Museum is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.5 miles.

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The Tube from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station takes 56 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Temple, Aldwych station.

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Map of how to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to British Museum.
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  • Distance: 16.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and British Museum, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to British Museum every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Russell Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to British Museum
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
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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