There are 6 ways to get from Tower of London to Tate Modern by bus, ferry, subway, taxi, 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

Line 381 bus  •  11 min

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

$3

Cheapest option

Tube  •  15 min

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

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Ferry  •  11 min

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

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tower of London to Tate Modern 1.9 miles

$13 - $16

Walk  •  29 min

  1. Walk from Tower of London to Tate Modern 1.5 miles

Bikeshare  •  14 min

  1. Cycle from Tower Gardens , Tower to Tate Modern, Bankside 1.3 miles

What companies run services between Tower of London, England and Tate Modern, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Tower of London to Tate Modern every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 6 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tower Hill Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station
Ave. Duration
5 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 Southwark, Lavington Street
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Tower Hill, Tower Pier to Southwark, Bankside Pier
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Tower Gardens , Tower to Tate Modern, Bankside
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Tower of London to Tate Modern
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$13 - $16
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

How far is it from Tower of London to Tate Modern?

The distance between Tower of London and Tate Modern is 2 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Tower of London to Tate Modern?

The cheapest way to get from Tower of London to Tate Modern is to line 381 bus which costs £2 and takes 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Tower of London to Tate Modern?

The quickest way to get from Tower of London to Tate Modern is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs £9 - £12.

Is there a direct bus between Tower of London and Tate Modern?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Bridge, Tooley Street City Hall and arriving at Southwark, Lavington Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

Is there a direct ferry between Tower of London and Tate Modern?

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Tower Hill, Tower Pier and arriving at Southwark, Bankside Pier. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

How long does it take to get from Tower of London to Tate Modern?

The line 381 bus from London Bridge, Tooley Street City Hall to Southwark, Lavington Street takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.