There are 8 ways to get from Liverpool Street to British Library 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

Tube  •  12 min

  1. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Metropolitan / ...

$2 - $4

7 alternative options

Line 214 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 214 bus from Old Street, Finsbury Square to King's Cross and St Pancras 214

$3

Line 205 bus via King's Cross St. Pancras  •  28 min

  1. Take the line 205 bus from Liverpool Street Station to King's Cross St. Pancras 205

$3

Line 205 bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 205 bus from Liverpool Street Station to St Pancras, British Library 205

$3

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Liverpool Street to British Library 3.6 miles

$21 - $26

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Liverpool Street to British Library 3.6 miles

$13 - $19

Walk  •  49 min

  1. Walk from Liverpool Street to British Library 2.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  21 min

  1. Cycle from Brushfield Street, Liverpool Street to Ossulston Street, Somers Town 3.2 miles

What companies run services between Liverpool Street, England and British Library, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Liverpool Street to British Library every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 16 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Old Street, Finsbury Square to King's Cross and St Pancras
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to St Pancras, British Library
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Liverpool Street to British Library
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$13 - $19
uberACCESS
$14 - $19
uberASSIST
$14 - $19
uberX
$14 - $19
UberEXEC
$23 - $35
uberXL
$20 - $27
UberLUX
$35 - $50
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Brushfield Street, Liverpool Street to Ossulston Street, Somers Town
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Liverpool Street to British Library
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Liverpool Street to British Library?

The distance between Liverpool Street and British Library is 3 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Liverpool Street to British Library?

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Street to British Library is to line 214 bus which costs £2 and takes 26 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Liverpool Street to British Library?

The quickest way to get from Liverpool Street to British Library is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs £15 - £19.

Is there a direct bus between Liverpool Street and British Library?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Old Street, Finsbury Square and arriving at King's Cross and St Pancras. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

How long does it take to get from Liverpool Street to British Library?

The Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station takes 8 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.