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There are 5 ways to get from Tate Modern to British Museum by 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.

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Line 381 bus, line 188 bus  •  31m

  1. Take the line 381 bus from Southwark, Lavington Street to Waterloo Road 381 / ...
  2. Take the line 188 bus from Waterloo Station Tenison Way to Russell Square 188 / ...

$6

Cheapest option

Line 8 bus  •  36m

  1. Take the line 8 bus from City of London, Bread Street to Tottenham Court Road, St Giles High Street 8 / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  6m

  1. Take a taxi from Tate Modern to British Museum 2.3 miles

$9 - $11

Uber  •  6m

  1. Take an Uber from Tate Modern to British Museum 2.3 miles

$8 - $13

Walk  •  35m

  1. Walk from Tate Modern to British Museum 1.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tate Modern to British Museum is to line 8 bus which costs £2 and takes 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Tate Modern to British Museum is to taxi which costs £7 - £9 and takes 6m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from City of London, Bread Street and arriving at Tottenham Court Road, St Giles High Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14m.

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The distance between Tate Modern and British Museum is 1 miles.

The best way to get from Tate Modern to British Museum without a car is to line 381 bus and line 188 bus which takes 31m and costs £5.

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It takes approximately 31m to get from Tate Modern to British Museum, including transfers.

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Tate Modern to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Southwark, Lavington Street station.

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Tate Modern to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Russell Square station.

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There are 9127+ hotels available in British Museum. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tate Modern to British Museum.
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  • Distance: 1.5 miles
  • Duration: 31m

What companies run services between Tate Modern, England and British Museum, England?

You can take a bus from Tate Modern to British Museum via Southwark, Lavington Street, Waterloo Road, Waterloo Station Tenison Way, and Russell Square in around 31m.

Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Southwark, Lavington Street to Waterloo Road
Ave. Duration
5m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Waterloo Station Tenison Way to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from City of London, Bread Street to Tottenham Court Road, St Giles High Street
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tate Modern to British Museum
Ave. Duration
6m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$8 - $12
Assist
$8 - $12
UberX
$8 - $12
Pool
$8 - $13
UberXL
$11 - $15
Exec
$14 - $19
Lux
$21 - $28
Taxi from Tate Modern to British Museum
Ave. Duration
6m
Estimated price
$9 - $11
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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