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There are 8 ways to get from Tate Britain to Somerset House by ferry, bus, taxi, 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

Ferry  •  19 min

  1. Take the ferry from Millbank Pier to Embankment Pier Rb2

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 87 bus via Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden  •  23 min

  1. Take the line 87 bus from Millbank, Tate Britain Millbank Millennium Pier to Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden 87 / ...

$3

6 alternative options

Line 87 bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 87 bus from Millbank, Tate Britain Millbank Millennium Pier to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane 87 / ...

$3

Bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the bus from Millbank, Horseferry Road to Temple 715 / ...

Line 87 bus #2  •  28 min

  1. Take the line 87 bus from Pimlico, Vauxhall Bridge Road to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane 87 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tate Britain to Somerset House 1.7 miles

$11 - $14

Uber  •  3 min

  1. Take an Uber from Tate Britain to Somerset House 1.7 miles

$7 - $11

Walk  •  32 min

  1. Walk from Tate Britain to Somerset House 1.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tate Britain to Somerset House is to line 87 bus which costs £2 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tate Britain to Somerset House is to taxi which costs £8 - £11 and takes 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Millbank, Tate Britain Millbank Millennium Pier and arriving at Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Millbank Pier and arriving at Embankment Pier. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Tate Britain and Somerset House is 1 miles.

The best way to get from Tate Britain to Somerset House without a car is to ferry which takes 19 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The ferry from Millbank Pier to Embankment Pier takes 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Tate Britain to Somerset House bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Millbank, Tate Britain Millbank Millennium Pier station.

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Tate Britain to Somerset House bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden station.

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There are 9091+ hotels available in Somerset House. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tate Britain to Somerset House.
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  • Distance: 1.5 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between Tate Britain, England and Somerset House, Greater London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Tate Britain to Somerset House every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 16 min.

Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Millbank, Tate Britain Millbank Millennium Pier to Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Millbank, Tate Britain Millbank Millennium Pier to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Pimlico, Vauxhall Bridge Road to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Millbank, Horseferry Road to Temple
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Millbank, Horseferry Road to Temple
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
Ferry operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Millbank Pier to Embankment Pier
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
London River Services
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tate Britain to Somerset House
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$7 - $11
Assist
$7 - $11
UberX
$7 - $11
Pool
$7 - $11
UberXL
$9 - $13
Exec
$13 - $16
Lux
$18 - $23
Taxi from Tate Britain to Somerset House
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com

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