There are 4 ways to get from London Paddington to Westminster by subway, bus, taxi or foot
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Subway • 15 min
£2 - £3
Line 36 bus • 18 min
2 alternative options
Taxi • 6 min
£9 - £12
Walk • 48 min
London Paddington to Westminster by subway
The subway journey time between London Paddington and Westminster is around 13 min and covers a distance of around 4 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 13 min. Operated by London Underground (Tube), the London Paddington to Westminster subway service departs from Paddington station and arrives in Victoria station. Typically 231 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
Subway route overview
First and last subways
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
London Paddington to Westminster subway schedules
Subways departing Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Subways departing Thursday, June 24, 2021
Subways departing Friday, June 25, 2021
Subways departing Saturday, June 26, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from London Paddington to Westminster is to line 36 bus which costs £2 and takes 18 min.
The quickest way to get from London Paddington to Westminster is to taxi which costs £9 - £12 and takes 6 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace station and arriving at Hyde Park Corner. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paddington station station and arriving at Victoria station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.
It is approximately 2 miles to get from London Paddington to Westminster.
The best way to get from London Paddington to Westminster without a car is to subway which takes 15 min and costs £2 - £3.
The subway from Paddington station to Victoria station takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.
London Paddington to Westminster bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace.
London Paddington to Westminster train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Paddington station.
London Paddington to Westminster bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Hyde Park Corner station.
What companies run services between London Paddington, England and Westminster, England?
London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Paddington station to Victoria station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace to Hyde Park Corner every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 18 min.
Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.
Subway from Paddington station to Victoria station
- Ave. Duration
- 15 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- £2 - £3
- London Underground (Tube)
London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).
Bus from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace to Hyde Park Corner
- Ave. Duration
- 18 min
- Every 10 minutes
- Estimated price
- Transport for London
- Ave. Duration
- 6 min
- Estimated price
- £9 - £12
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London Paddington to Westminster train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Victoria station.
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