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  •  9 min

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

$3

Cheapest option

Tube  •  18 min

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

$2 - $3

4 alternative options

Ferry  •  11 min

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

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  5 min

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

$11 - $15

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tower of London to Tate Modern is to line 381 bus which costs £2 and takes 9 min.

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

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The distance between Tower of London and Tate Modern is 1 miles.

The line 381 bus from London Bridge, Tooley Street City Hall to Southwark, Great Guildford Street takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Bridge, Tooley Street City Hall and arriving at Southwark, Great Guildford Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Tower Hill, Tower Pier and arriving at Southwark, Bankside Pier. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Tower of London to Tate Modern.
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  • Distance: 1 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

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 4 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
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 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from London Bridge, Tooley Street City Hall to Southwark, Great Guildford Street
Ave. Duration
4 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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
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
$11 - $15
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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