There are 8 ways to get from London Paddington Station to British Museum by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Tube  •  25 min

  1. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station Central

$2 - $4

7 alternative options

Tube, bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Euston Square Underground Station Hammersmith & City / ...
  2. Take the bus from Warren Street Stn Euston Rd to Tottenham Court Road N29 / ...

$6

Line 27 bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the line 27 bus from Paddington Rail Station to Warren Street, Drummond Street 27 / ...

$3

Line 98 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 98 bus from Edgware Road (Bakerloo line) Station to Tottenham Court Road, New Oxford Street 98 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington Station to British Museum 2.6 miles

$15 - $19

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Paddington Station to British Museum 2.6 miles

$9 - $14

Walk  •  49 min

  1. Walk from London Paddington Station to British Museum 2.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  21 min

  1. Cycle from South Wharf Road, Paddington to British Museum, Bloomsbury 2.9 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to British Museum is to line 27 bus which costs £2 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to British Museum is to taxi which costs £11 - £14 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paddington Rail Station station and arriving at Warren Street, Drummond Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and British Museum is 2 miles.

The best way to get from London Paddington Station to British Museum without a car is to Tube which takes 25 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station takes 6 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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London Paddington Station to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Paddington Rail Station.

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London Paddington Station to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Warren Street, Drummond Street station.

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There are 8409+ hotels available in British Museum. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to British Museum.
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and British Museum, England?

London Buses operates a bus from London Paddington Station to British Museum every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 15 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Euston Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Warren Street Stn Euston Rd to Tottenham Court Road
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington Rail Station to Warren Street, Drummond Street
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Edgware Road (Bakerloo line) Station to Tottenham Court Road, New Oxford Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Paddington Station to British Museum
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$9 - $14
Access
$9 - $14
Assist
$9 - $14
UberX
$9 - $14
UberXL
$13 - $18
Exec
$18 - $24
Lux
$27 - $40
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from South Wharf Road, Paddington to British Museum, Bloomsbury
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from London Paddington Station to British Museum
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
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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