Directions from Tower of London to British Museum

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Recommended option

Line 25 bus  •  22 min

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

$3

6 alternative options

Tube  •  29 min

  1. Take the Tube from Tower Hill Underground Station to Euston Square Underground Station Circle

$2 - $4

Line 188 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 188 bus from Bermondsey, Druid Street to Russell Square 188

$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

$11 - $17

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

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 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 18 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, St Katharine Cree to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bermondsey, Druid Street to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tower of London to British Museum
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$11 - $17
uberACCESS
$11 - $16
uberASSIST
$11 - $16
uberX
$11 - $16
uberXL
$16 - $22
UberEXEC
$20 - $28
UberLUX
$30 - $45
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Tower Gardens , Tower to British Museum, Bloomsbury
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tower of London and British Museum is 4 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tower of London to British Museum is to line 25 bus which costs £2 and takes 22 min.

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

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 five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

The line 25 bus from City of London, St Katharine Cree to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn takes 18 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.