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There are 8 ways to get from Sloane Square Station to British Museum by subway, bus, taxi, rideshare, towncar or foot

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

Subway, line 188 bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the subway from Sloane Square station to Temple station District / ...
  2. Take the line 188 bus from Temple, Aldwych Kingsway to Russell Square 188

£4

Cheapest option

Line 19 bus via Tottenham Court Road Station New Oxford Street  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 19 bus from Brompton, Sloane Street Sloane Square Station to Tottenham Court Road Station New Oxford Street 19 / ...

£2

6 alternative options

Subway  •  24 min

  1. Take the subway from Sloane Square station to Temple station District / ...

£2 - £3

Line 19 bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 19 bus from Brompton, Sloane Street Sloane Square Station to Holborn, Museum Street 19 / ...

£2

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sloane Square Station to British Museum 3 miles

£10 - £13

Rideshare  •  54 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Greater London to London 2.1 miles

£3

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sloane Square Station to British Museum 3 miles

£9 - £13

Walk  •  51 min

  1. Walk from Sloane Square Station to British Museum 2.7 miles

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sloane Square Station to British Museum is to line 19 bus via Tottenham Court Road Station New Oxford Street which costs £2 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sloane Square Station to British Museum is to taxi which costs £10 - £13 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brompton, Sloane Street Sloane Square Station station and arriving at Tottenham Court Road Station New Oxford Street station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sloane Square station station and arriving at Temple station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between Sloane Square Station and British Museum is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Sloane Square Station to British Museum without a car is to subway and line 188 bus which takes 28 min and costs £4 - £5.

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It takes approximately 28 min to get from Sloane Square Station to British Museum, including transfers.

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Sloane Square Station to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Brompton, Sloane Street Sloane Square Station.

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Sloane Square Station to British Museum train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Sloane Square station.

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Sloane Square Station to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Tottenham Court Road Station New Oxford Street.

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Map of how to get from Sloane Square Station to British Museum.
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  • Distance: 2.3 miles
  • Duration: 28 min

What companies run services between Sloane Square Station, England and British Museum, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Sloane Square station to Temple station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Brompton, Sloane Street Sloane Square Station to Tottenham Court Road Station New Oxford Street every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Sloane Square station to Temple station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

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).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Aldwych Kingsway to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Brompton, Sloane Street Sloane Square Station to Tottenham Court Road Station New Oxford Street
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Brompton, Sloane Street Sloane Square Station to Holborn, Museum Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Greater London to London
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber London
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Sloane Square Station to British Museum
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Signup at
uber.com
Access
£9 - £13
Assist
£9 - £13
UberX
£9 - £13
UberXL
£13 - £17
Exec
£16 - £21
Lux
£21 - £29
Taxi from Sloane Square Station to British Museum
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com

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Sloane Square Station to British Museum train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Temple station.

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There are 8369+ hotels available in British Museum. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Sloane Square Station and British Museum. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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