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There are 7 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to British Museum by subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Russell Square station Piccadilly

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1h 20m

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

$3

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Taxi  •  30m

  1. Take a taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to British Museum 17.8 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  30m

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to British Museum 17.8 miles

$3 - $6

Shuttle  •  30m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Heathrow Airport to British Museum

$55 - $75

Towncar  •  30m

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to British Museum 17.8 miles

$90 - $130

Uber  •  30m

  1. Take an Uber from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to British Museum 17.8 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to British Museum is to bus which costs £2 and takes 1h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to British Museum is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station station and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 4m.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and British Museum is 15 miles. The road distance is 17.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to British Museum without a car is to subway which takes 1h 4m and costs £4 - £6.

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The subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Russell Square station takes 54m including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to British Museum is 18 miles. It takes approximately 30m to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to British Museum.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to British Museum.
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  • Distance: 14.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 4m

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and British Museum, England?

London Buses operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to British Museum hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1h 4m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to British Museum
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$35 - $50
Assist
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
Pool
$45 - $60
UberXL
$55 - $80
Exec
$70 - $100
Lux
$110 - $160
Taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to British Museum
Ave. Duration
30m
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Jayride
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Heathrow Airport to British Museum
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to British Museum
Estimated price
$90 - $130

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