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There are 9 ways to get from Tower of London 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

Subway via Holborn station  •  12 min

  1. Take the subway from Bank station to Holborn station Central

$2 - $4

8 alternative options

Subway  •  13 min

  1. Take the subway from Bank station to Tottenham Court Road station Central

$2 - $4

Subway via Embankment station  •  24 min

  1. Take the subway from Tower Hill station to Embankment station Circle / ...
  2. Take the subway from Embankment station to Tottenham Court Road station Northern

$5 - $6

Line 25 bus  •  21 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from City of London, St Katharine Cree to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn 25

$3

Line 15 bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the line 15 bus from Tower Hill, The Tower Of London to Holborn Station 15

$3

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tower of London to British Museum 3.3 miles

$18 - $22

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Tower of London to British Museum 3.3 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  52 min

  1. Walk from Tower of London to British Museum 2.7 miles

Bikeshare  •  24 min

  1. Cycle from Tower Gardens , Tower to British Museum, Bloomsbury 2.7 miles

$8 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tower of London to British Museum is to line 25 bus which costs £2 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tower of London to British Museum is to taxi which costs £14 - £17 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from City of London, St Katharine Cree and arriving at Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Tower of London and British Museum is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Tower of London to British Museum without a car is to subway which takes 12 min and costs £1 - £3.

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The subway from Bank station to Holborn station takes 5 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Tower of London to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from City of London, St Katharine Cree station.

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Tower of London to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn station.

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There are 9103+ hotels available in British Museum. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tower of London to British Museum.
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  • Distance: 2.4 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

What companies run services between Tower of London, England and British Museum, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Tower of London to British Museum every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 17 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Bank station to Holborn station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Bank station to Tottenham Court Road station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Tower Hill station to Embankment station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Embankment station to Tottenham Court Road station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, St Katharine Cree to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Tower Hill, The Tower Of London to Holborn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tower of London to British Museum
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$10 - $16
Access
$11 - $16
Assist
$11 - $16
UberX
$11 - $16
UberXL
$15 - $21
Exec
$20 - $28
Lux
$30 - $45
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Tower Gardens , Tower to British Museum, Bloomsbury
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
London River Services
Taxi from Tower of London to British Museum
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
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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