There are 9 ways to get from Tower Bridge to Big Ben by subway, ferry, bus, night 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  •  19 min

  1. Take the Tube from Tower Hill Underground Station to Westminster Underground Station District / ...

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the night bus from London Bridge, Tooley Street City Hall to Westminster, Parliament Square N381

$3

7 alternative options

Ferry  •  25 min

  1. Take the ferry from Wapping, St. Katharine's Pier to Westminster Pier Circular Cruise Westminster / ...

$7 - $10

Line 751 bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 751 bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street Station to Westminster Pier 751 / ...

$3

Ferry via Tower Hill, Tower Pier  •  32 min

  1. Take the ferry from Tower Hill, Tower Pier to Westminster Pier City Cruises / ...

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tower Bridge to Big Ben 3 miles

$17 - $21

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Tower Bridge to Big Ben 3 miles

$10 - $15

Walk  •  58 min

  1. Walk from Tower Bridge to Big Ben 3 miles

Bikeshare  •  36 min

  1. Cycle from St. Katharine's Way, Tower to Abingdon Green, Westminster 3.5 miles

$9 - $12

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from City of London, Fenchurch Street Station station and arriving at Westminster Pier. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Wapping, St. Katharine's Pier and arriving at Westminster Pier. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between Tower Bridge and Big Ben is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Tower Bridge to Big Ben without a car is to Tube which takes 19 min and costs .

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The Tube from Tower Hill Underground Station to Westminster Underground Station takes 10 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Tower Bridge to Big Ben bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, arrive at City of London, Fenchurch Street Station.

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Tower Bridge to Big Ben bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, arrive at Westminster Pier station.

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There are 8308+ hotels available in Big Ben. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tower Bridge to Big Ben.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between Tower Bridge, England and Big Ben, England?

The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Tower Bridge to Big Ben every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 15 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tower Hill Underground Station to Westminster Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street Station to Westminster Pier
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from London Bridge, Tooley Street City Hall to Westminster, Parliament Square
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Wapping, St. Katharine's Pier to Westminster Pier
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Tower Hill, Tower Pier to Westminster Pier
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tower Bridge to Big Ben
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$10 - $15
Access
$10 - $15
Assist
$10 - $15
UberX
$10 - $15
UberXL
$14 - $20
Exec
$19 - $27
Lux
$30 - $40
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from St. Katharine's Way, Tower to Abingdon Green, Westminster
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Tower Bridge to Big Ben
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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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