There are 10 ways to get from Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall by subway, bus, ferry, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Tube  •  16 min

  1. Take the Tube from Tower Hill Underground Station to Temple Underground Station Circle / ...

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus The Kings Ferry  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street Station to Temple 700 / ...

$3

8 alternative options

Line 381 bus  •  18 min

  1. Take the line 381 bus from London Bridge, Tooley Street City Hall to Waterloo, Coin Street 381 / ...

$3

Bus National Express  •  23 min

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

$5 - $8

Ferry  •  23 min

  1. Take the ferry from Tower Hill, Tower Pier to Embankment Pier Rb1x / ...

$7 - $9

Bus London Buses  •  26 min

  1. Take the bus from Tower Gateway to South Bank, Royal Festival Hall Rv1

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

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

$16 - $20

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

Bikeshare  •  20 min

  1. Cycle from Tower Gardens , Tower to Belvedere Road 2, South Bank 2.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall is to bus which costs £2 and takes 23 min.

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

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The distance between Tower of London and Royal Festival Hall is 3 km.

The Tube from Tower Hill Underground Station to Temple Underground Station takes 7 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Bridge, Tooley Street City Hall and arriving at Waterloo, Coin Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 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 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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

London Buses operates a bus from Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 12 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tower Hill Underground Station to Temple Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from London Bridge, Tooley Street City Hall to Waterloo, Coin Street
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tower Gateway to South Bank, Royal Festival Hall
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 Temple
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
Redwing Coaches
Phone
+44 1474 322002
Email
info@redwing-coaches.co.uk
Website
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Bus from Aldgate to Temple
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Tower Hill, Tower Pier to Embankment Pier
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
uberPOOL
$9 - $15
uberACCESS
$10 - $14
uberASSIST
$10 - $14
uberX
$10 - $14
uberXL
$14 - $19
UberEXEC
$19 - $26
UberLUX
$30 - $40
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Tower Gardens , Tower to Belvedere Road 2, South Bank
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Tower of London to Royal Festival Hall
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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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