There are 7 ways to get from Islington to Westminster by bus, subway, train, 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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Bus  •  4 min

  1. Take the bus from Kingsway Holborn Station to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House 68 / ...

$2 - $3

6 alternative options

Tube  •  11 min

  1. Take the Tube from Highbury & Islington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station Victoria

$3 - $4

Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Shoreditch High Street to Battersea Park

$2 - $6

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Islington to Westminster 3.8 miles

$21 - $25

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Islington to Westminster 3.8 miles

$11 - $18

Walk  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Walk from Islington to Westminster 3.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  29 min

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

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The cheapest way to get from Islington to Westminster is to bus which costs £1 - £2 and takes 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Islington to Westminster is to bus which costs £1 - £2 and takes 4 min.

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The distance between Islington and Westminster is 3 miles.

The bus from Kingsway Holborn Station to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House takes 4 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kingsway Holborn Station station and arriving at Temple, Aldwych Somerset House. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shoreditch High Street and arriving at Battersea Park. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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

London Buses operates a bus from Islington to Westminster every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 4 min. Green Line (operated by Arriva) also services this route once daily. Alternatively, London Overground operates a train from Islington to Westminster 5 times a week. Tickets cost $2 - $6 and the journey takes 34 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shoreditch High Street to Battersea Park
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$3 - $6
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Kingsway Holborn Station to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Farringdon to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Islington to Westminster
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$11 - $18
uberACCESS
$12 - $18
uberASSIST
$12 - $18
uberX
$12 - $18
uberXL
$18 - $24
UberEXEC
$24 - $35
UberLUX
$35 - $55
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Islington Green, Angel to Kings Gate House, Westminster
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Islington to Westminster
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$21 - $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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