There are 9 ways to get from Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge by train, subway, bus, ferry, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Train  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from London Charing Cross to London Bridge

$5 - $8

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Bus The Kings Ferry  •  39 min

  1. Take the bus from Embankment to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London 715 / ...

$3

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Tube  •  24 min

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

$2 - $4

Bus London Buses  •  25 min

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London N15 / ...

$3

Ferry  •  44 min

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

$8 - $11

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge 2.9 miles

$16 - $20

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge 2.9 miles

$10 - $15

Walk  •  52 min

  1. Walk from Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge 2.7 miles

Bikeshare  •  34 min

  1. Cycle from Craven Street, Strand to St. Katharine's Way, Tower 2.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge is to bus which costs £2 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge is to taxi which costs £12 - £16 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and arriving at Tower Hill, The Tower Of London. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Embankment Pier and arriving at Tower Hill, Tower Pier. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Charing Cross and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart every five minutes. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between Trafalgar Square and Tower Bridge is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge without a car is to train which takes 25 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from London Charing Cross to London Bridge takes 7 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross station.

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Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from London Charing Cross station.

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Map of how to get from Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge.
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  • Distance: 2.3 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Trafalgar Square, England and Tower Bridge, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 14 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Embankment Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 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 Embankment to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 Embankment to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Embankment to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Embankment Pier to Tower Hill, Tower Pier
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$10 - $15
Access
$10 - $15
Assist
$10 - $15
UberX
$10 - $15
UberXL
$14 - $20
Exec
$19 - $26
Lux
$30 - $40
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Craven Street, Strand to St. Katharine's Way, Tower
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge
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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The best way to get from Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge is to train which takes 25 min and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 25 min.

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Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Tower Hill, The Tower Of London station.

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Trafalgar Square to Tower Bridge train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at London Bridge station.

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