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There are 8 ways to get from Islington to Tower of London by subway, train, 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.

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Subway  •  7 min

  1. Take the subway from Angel station to London Bridge station Northern

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 min

  1. Take the bus from Shoreditch Fire Station to City of London, St Botolph Street 205 / ...

$3

6 alternative options

Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from Farringdon to London Bridge

$3 - $6

Subway via Moorgate station  •  16 min

  1. Take the subway from Angel station to Moorgate station Northern
  2. Take the subway from Moorgate station to Tower Hill station Circle

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Islington to Tower of London 3.1 miles

$17 - $21

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Islington to Tower of London 3.1 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  56 min

  1. Walk from Islington to Tower of London 2.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  21 min

  1. Cycle from Islington Green, Angel to Tower Gardens , Tower 2.8 miles

$8 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Islington to Tower of London is to bus which costs £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Islington to Tower of London is to subway which costs £2 - £3 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shoreditch Fire Station station and arriving at City of London, St Botolph Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Farringdon and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Islington and Tower of London is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Islington to Tower of London without a car is to subway which takes 7 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Angel station to London Bridge station takes 7 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Islington to Tower of London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Shoreditch Fire Station.

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Islington to Tower of London train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Farringdon station.

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The best way to get from Islington to Tower of London is to train which takes 10 min and costs £3 - £4. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 11 min.

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Map of how to get from Islington to Tower of London.
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  • Distance: 2.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 min

What companies run services between Islington, England and Tower of London, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Islington to Tower of London every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 10 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Islington to Tower of London every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 11 min. Citymapper also services this route every 5 minutes.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Angel station to London Bridge station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Angel station to Moorgate station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Moorgate station to Tower Hill station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Farringdon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Shoreditch Fire Station to City of London, St Botolph Street
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Citymapper
Website
citymapper.com
Bus from St Paul's Road / Highbury Corner to Aldgate East Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
citymapper.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Islington to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$10 - $16
Access
$10 - $15
Assist
$10 - $15
UberX
$10 - $15
UberXL
$15 - $21
Exec
$20 - $27
Lux
$30 - $45
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Islington Green, Angel to Tower Gardens , Tower
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Islington to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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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Islington to Tower of London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at City of London, St Botolph Street station.

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Islington to Tower of London train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at London Bridge station.

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