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There are 7 ways to get from Shadwell DLR to British Museum by train, 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

Train, subway  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Shadwell DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from Bank station to Holborn station Central

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 25 bus via Whitechapel, The East London Mosque  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Whitechapel, The East London Mosque to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn 25

$3

5 alternative options

Line 25 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Whitechapel, Royal London Hospital to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn 25

$3

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shadwell DLR to British Museum 4.1 miles

$22 - $27

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Shadwell DLR to British Museum 4.1 miles

$12 - $18

Walk  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Walk from Shadwell DLR to British Museum 3.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  29 min

  1. Cycle from Watney Street, Shadwell to British Museum, Bloomsbury 3.6 miles

$9 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shadwell DLR to British Museum is to line 25 bus which costs £2 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shadwell DLR to British Museum is to taxi which costs £16 - £20 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Whitechapel, The East London Mosque and arriving at Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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The distance between Shadwell DLR and British Museum is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Shadwell DLR to British Museum without a car is to train and subway which takes 16 min and costs £3 - £5.

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It takes approximately 16 min to get from Shadwell DLR to British Museum, including transfers.

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Shadwell DLR to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Whitechapel, The East London Mosque station.

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Shadwell DLR to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn station.

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There are 8499+ hotels available in British Museum. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shadwell DLR to British Museum.
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  • Distance: 3.1 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Shadwell DLR, England and British Museum, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Shadwell DLR to British Museum every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 24 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shadwell DLR Station to Bank DLR Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Whitechapel, The East London Mosque to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Whitechapel, Royal London Hospital to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Shadwell DLR to British Museum
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$12 - $18
Access
$13 - $18
Assist
$13 - $18
UberX
$13 - $18
UberXL
$18 - $25
Exec
$25 - $35
Lux
$35 - $55
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Watney Street, Shadwell to British Museum, Bloomsbury
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Shadwell DLR to British Museum
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
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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