There are 8 ways to get from Portobello Road to British Museum by subway, night bus, 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  •  27 min

  1. Central

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  30 min

  1. N207

$3

6 alternative options

Line 228 bus, Tube  •  37 min

  1. 228
  2. Central

$9 - $10

Line 23 bus  •  48 min

  1. 23

$6

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. 4.2 miles

$23 - $28

Uber  •  9 min

  1. 4.2 miles

$14 - $21

Walk  •  1 h 13 min

  1. 3.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  32 min

  1. 4 miles

What companies run services between Portobello Road, England and British Museum, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Portobello Road to British Museum every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 32 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Notting Hill Gate Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Shepherd's Bush (Central) Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Notting Hill Gate Hillgate St to Tottenham Court Road, New Oxford Street
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Notting Hill, Elgin Crescent to Shepherd's Bush (Central Line)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ladbroke Grove, Portobello Road to Bond Street, New Bond Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Portobello Road to British Museum
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$14 - $21
uberACCESS
$14 - $20
uberASSIST
$14 - $20
uberX
$14 - $20
uberXL
$20 - $28
UberEXEC
$25 - $35
UberLUX
$40 - $55
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Turquoise Island, Notting Hill to British Museum, Bloomsbury
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Portobello Road to British Museum
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
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

The distance between Portobello Road and British Museum is 5 km.

The cheapest way to get from Portobello Road to British Museum is to night bus which costs £2 and takes 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Portobello Road to British Museum is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs £17 - £21.

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Notting Hill Gate Hillgate St and arriving at Tottenham Court Road, New Oxford Street. This bus operates Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

The Tube from Notting Hill Gate Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station takes 9 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.