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There are 9 ways to get from Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall by subway, bus, ferry, taxi, towncar or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Subway  •  16 min

  1. Take the subway from Tower Hill station to Temple station Circle / ...

$2 - $4

8 alternative options

Bus The Kings Ferry  •  20 min

  1. Take the bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street to Temple 715 / ...

Bus National Express  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from London Aldgate to London Embankment Stn National Express

$5 - $8

Ferry  •  24 min

  1. Take the ferry from Tower Hill, Tower Pier to Embankment Pier Rb1

$7 - $9

Line 15 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 15 bus from Tower Hill, The Tower Of London to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House 15

$3

Bus London Buses  •  29 min

  1. Take the bus from Tower Gateway to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank Rv1

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall 2.7 miles

$15 - $19

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall 2.7 miles

$9 - $15

Walk  •  41 min

  1. Walk from Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall 2.2 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall is to line 15 bus which costs £2 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall is to taxi which costs £12 - £15 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from City of London, Fenchurch Street and arriving at Temple. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Tower Hill, Tower Pier and arriving at Embankment Pier. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between Tower of London and Royal Festival Hall is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall without a car is to subway which takes 16 min and costs £1 - £3.

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The subway from Tower Hill station to Temple station takes 7 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Aldgate station.

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Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Embankment Stn station.

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There are 9090+ hotels available in Royal Festival Hall. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall.
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  • Distance: 1.7 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Tower of London, England and Royal Festival Hall, England?

The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall hourly, and the journey takes 10 min. Clarkes of London also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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 to Temple
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Monument to Temple
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Aldgate to London Embankment Stn
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
National Express
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tower Hill, The Tower Of London to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Tower Gateway to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Ferry operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Tower Hill, Tower Pier to Embankment Pier
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
London River Services
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$9 - $13
Assist
$9 - $13
UberX
$9 - $13
Pool
$9 - $15
UberXL
$12 - $17
Exec
$16 - $21
Lux
$23 - $35
Taxi from Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com

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