There are 8 ways to get from Tate Modern to National Gallery by bus, ferry, 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

Bus  •  15 min

  1. Take the bus from Southwark, Lavington Street to Charing Cross N343

$3

7 alternative options

Ferry via Charing Cross Underground Station  •  16 min

  1. Take the ferry from Southwark, Bankside Pier to Embankment Pier Rb1 / ...

$8 - $11

Ferry  •  20 min

  1. Take the ferry from Southwark, Bankside Pier to Embankment Pier Rb1 / ...

$6 - $8

Line 11 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 11 bus from St Pauls, St Paul's Cathedral to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross 11 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tate Modern to National Gallery 2.3 miles

$14 - $17

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Tate Modern to National Gallery 2.3 miles

$7 - $13

Walk  •  30 min

  1. Walk from Tate Modern to National Gallery 1.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  23 min

  1. Cycle from Tate Modern, Bankside to St. Martin's Street, West End 2.4 miles

What companies run services between Tate Modern, England and National Gallery, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Tate Modern to National Gallery hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 8 min.

Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Southwark, Lavington Street to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from St Pauls, St Paul's Cathedral to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Southwark, Bankside Pier to Embankment Pier
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tate Modern to National Gallery
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$7 - $13
uberACCESS
$7 - $11
uberASSIST
$7 - $11
uberX
$7 - $11
uberXL
$11 - $15
UberEXEC
$15 - $21
UberLUX
$24 - $35
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Tate Modern, Bankside to St. Martin's Street, West End
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Tate Modern to National Gallery
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$14 - $17
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tate Modern and National Gallery is 2 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tate Modern to National Gallery is to bus which costs £2 and takes 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Tate Modern to National Gallery is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs £10 - £13.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southwark, Lavington Street and arriving at Charing Cross. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Southwark, Bankside Pier and arriving at Embankment Pier. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

The bus from Southwark, Lavington Street to Charing Cross takes 8 min including transfers and departs hourly.