There are 6 ways to get from Russell Square to Buckingham Palace by subway, 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  •  26 min

  1. Take the Tube from Russell Square Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station Piccadilly

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Line 38 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Holborn, Museum Street to Belgravia, Wilton Street 38 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Russell Square to Buckingham Palace 2.1 miles

$13 - $16

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Russell Square to Buckingham Palace 2.1 miles

$8 - $13

Walk  •  46 min

  1. Walk from Russell Square to Buckingham Palace 2.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  24 min

  1. Cycle from Russell Square Station, Bloomsbury to Buckingham Gate, Westminster 2.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Russell Square to Buckingham Palace is to line 38 bus which costs £2 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Russell Square to Buckingham Palace is to taxi which costs £10 - £12 and takes 5 min.

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The distance between Russell Square and Buckingham Palace is 2 miles.

The Tube from Russell Square Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station takes 7 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Holborn, Museum Street and arriving at Belgravia, Wilton Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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What companies run services between Russell Square, England and Buckingham Palace, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Russell Square to Buckingham Palace every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 20 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Russell Square Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Holborn, Museum Street to Belgravia, Wilton Street
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Russell Square to Buckingham Palace
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$8 - $13
uberACCESS
$8 - $12
uberASSIST
$8 - $12
uberX
$8 - $12
uberXL
$11 - $16
UberEXEC
$16 - $22
UberLUX
$24 - $35
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Russell Square Station, Bloomsbury to Buckingham Gate, Westminster
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Russell Square to Buckingham Palace
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$13 - $16
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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