There are 3 ways to get from Trafalgar Square to London Eye by bus, taxi or foot
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Line 159 bus • 12 min
2 alternative options
Taxi • 4 min
£6 - £8
Walk • 12 min
Trafalgar Square to London Eye by walk and bus
The journey time between Trafalgar Square and London Eye is around 5 min and covers a distance of around 1 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3 min. Services are operated by London Buses. Typically 1273 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Trafalgar Square to London Eye walk and bus schedules
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The cost-effective way to get from Trafalgar Square to London Eye is to line 159 bus, which costs £2 and takes 12 min.
The quickest way to get from Trafalgar Square to London Eye is to taxi which costs £6 - £8 and takes 4 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charing Cross, Whitehall Trafalgar Square and arriving at Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 min.
The distance between Trafalgar Square and London Eye is 2637 feet.
The best way to get from Trafalgar Square to London Eye without a car is to line 159 bus which takes 12 min and costs £2.
The line 159 bus from Charing Cross, Whitehall Trafalgar Square to Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall takes 5 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.
Trafalgar Square to London Eye bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Charing Cross, Whitehall Trafalgar Square station.
Trafalgar Square to London Eye bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall station.
There are 3848+ hotels available in London Eye. Prices start at £75 per night.
What companies run services between Trafalgar Square, England and London Eye, England?
London Buses operates a bus from Charing Cross, Whitehall Trafalgar Square to Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 5 min.
London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).
Bus from Charing Cross, Whitehall Trafalgar Square to Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall
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- 5 min
- Every 10 minutes
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- Transport for London
- Ave. Duration
- 4 min
- Estimated price
- £6 - £8
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