There are 5 ways to get from Hounslow to British Museum by subway, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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

Tube  •  52 min

  1. Take the Tube from Hounslow East Underground Station to Russell Square Underground Station Piccadilly

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the bus from Hounslow Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hounslow to British Museum 12.7 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Hounslow to British Museum 12.7 miles

$2 - $4

Rideshare  •  56 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Hounslow to London 12.1 miles

$24

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hounslow to British Museum is to bus which costs £2 and takes 59 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Hounslow to British Museum is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 24 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hounslow Bus Station station and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

More details

The distance between Hounslow and British Museum is 11 miles. The road distance is 12.7 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Hounslow to British Museum without a car is to Tube which takes 52 min and costs £3 - £5.

More details

The Tube from Hounslow East Underground Station to Russell Square Underground Station takes 42 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

More details

Hounslow to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Hounslow Bus Station.

More details

Hounslow to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Hounslow to British Museum is 13 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Hounslow to British Museum.

Get driving directions

There are 8409+ hotels available in British Museum. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

More details

Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Hounslow and British Museum. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar

Map of how to get from Hounslow to British Museum.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 10.7 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Hounslow, England and British Museum, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Hounslow to British Museum every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Hounslow East Underground Station to Russell Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hounslow Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Hounslow to London
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Hounslow to British Museum
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.