There are 5 ways to get from Oxford Street to British Museum by subway, bus, taxi, 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, line 10 bus  •  10 min

  1. Take the Tube from Oxford Circus Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station Central
  2. Take the line 10 bus from Tottenham Court Road to Holborn, British Museum 10

$5 - $6

Cheapest option

Line 10 bus  •  11 min

  1. Take the line 10 bus from Great Titchfield Street Oxford Circus Station to Holborn, British Museum 10

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oxford Street to British Museum 1.1 miles

$8 - $11

Walk  •  15 min

  1. Walk from Oxford Street to British Museum 4194 feet

Bikeshare  •  10 min

  1. Cycle from Little Argyll Street, West End to British Museum, Bloomsbury 1 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oxford Street to British Museum is to line 10 bus which costs £2 and takes 11 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Oxford Street to British Museum is to taxi which costs £6 - £8 and takes 3 min.

More details

The distance between Oxford Street and British Museum is 3712 feet.

It takes approximately 10 min to get from Oxford Street to British Museum, including transfers.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Great Titchfield Street Oxford Circus Station station and arriving at Holborn, British Museum. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

More details

What companies run services between Oxford Street, England and British Museum, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Oxford Street to British Museum every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 7 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Oxford Circus Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
1 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tottenham Court Road to Holborn, British Museum
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Great Titchfield Street Oxford Circus Station to Holborn, British Museum
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Little Argyll Street, West End to British Museum, Bloomsbury
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Oxford Street to British Museum
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.