There are 7 ways to get from The Oval to British Museum by 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

Tube  •  25 min

  1. Take the Tube from Oval Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station Northern

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 59 bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Kennington Park Post Office to Holborn, Southampton Row Theobalds Road 59

$3

5 alternative options

Line 59 bus via Kennington, St. Mark's Church Kennington  •  36 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Kennington, St. Mark's Church Kennington to Holborn, Southampton Row Theobalds Road 59

$3

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Oval to British Museum 3.4 miles

$19 - $23

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from The Oval to British Museum 3.4 miles

$11 - $17

Walk  •  56 min

  1. Walk from The Oval to British Museum 3 miles

Bikeshare  •  25 min

  1. Cycle from Kennington Oval, Oval to British Museum, Bloomsbury 3 miles

$8 - $11

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kennington Park Post Office and arriving at Holborn, Southampton Row Theobalds Road. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between The Oval and British Museum is 3 miles.

The best way to get from The Oval to British Museum without a car is to Tube which takes 25 min and costs .

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The Tube from Oval Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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The Oval to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Kennington Park Post Office station.

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The Oval to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Holborn, Southampton Row Theobalds Road station.

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There are 8342+ hotels available in British Museum. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from The Oval to British Museum.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between The Oval, Greater London, England and British Museum, England?

London Buses operates a bus from The Oval to British Museum every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Oval Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Kennington Park Post Office to Holborn, Southampton Row Theobalds Road
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Kennington, St. Mark's Church Kennington to Holborn, Southampton Row Theobalds Road
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from The Oval to British Museum
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$11 - $17
Access
$11 - $16
Assist
$11 - $16
UberX
$11 - $16
UberXL
$16 - $22
Exec
$21 - $29
Lux
$30 - $45
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Kennington Oval, Oval to British Museum, Bloomsbury
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from The Oval to British Museum
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
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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