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There are 7 ways to get from Islington to Buckingham Palace by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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

Subway  •  21 min

  1. Take the subway from Highbury & Islington station to Victoria station Victoria

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 38 bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Holborn, Bloomsbury Square to Belgravia, Wilton Street 38 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Line 38 bus via Islington Green  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Islington Green to Belgravia, Wilton Street 38 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Islington to Buckingham Palace 3.7 miles

$20 - $25

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Islington to Buckingham Palace 3.7 miles

$11 - $18

Walk  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Walk from Islington to Buckingham Palace 3.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  35 min

  1. Cycle from Islington Green, Angel to Buckingham Gate, Westminster 4.3 miles

$10 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Islington to Buckingham Palace is to line 38 bus which costs £2 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Islington to Buckingham Palace is to taxi which costs £15 - £19 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Holborn, Bloomsbury Square and arriving at Belgravia, Wilton Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Islington and Buckingham Palace is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Islington to Buckingham Palace without a car is to subway which takes 21 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Highbury & Islington station to Victoria station takes 10 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Islington to Buckingham Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Holborn, Bloomsbury Square station.

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Islington to Buckingham Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Belgravia, Wilton Street station.

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There are 9279+ hotels available in Buckingham Palace. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Islington to Buckingham Palace.
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  • Distance: 3 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Islington, England and Buckingham Palace, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Islington to Buckingham Palace every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Holborn, Bloomsbury Square to Belgravia, Wilton Street
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Islington Green to Belgravia, Wilton Street
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Islington to Buckingham Palace
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$11 - $18
Access
$12 - $18
Assist
$12 - $18
UberX
$12 - $18
UberXL
$18 - $24
Exec
$22 - $35
Lux
$35 - $50
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Islington Green, Angel to Buckingham Gate, Westminster
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
London River Services
Taxi from Islington to Buckingham Palace
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25
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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