There are 6 ways to get from Waterloo Station to British Museum by subway, bus, taxi, foot or bike

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What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and British Museum, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to British Museum every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 11 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waterloo Station Tenison Way to Russell Square
Avg. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waterloo Station Tenison Way to Holborn, Southampton Row Theobalds Road
Avg. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Waterloo Station 3, Waterloo to British Museum, Bloomsbury
Avg. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi
Avg. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$12 - $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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Waterloo Station to British Museum?

The distance between Waterloo Station and British Museum is 2 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to British Museum?

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to British Museum is to line 188 bus which costs £2 and takes 16 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Waterloo Station to British Museum?

The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to British Museum is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs £10.

Is there a direct bus between Waterloo Station and British Museum?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Waterloo Station Tenison Way and arriving at Russell Square. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

How long does it take to get from Waterloo Station to British Museum?

The Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Tottenham Court Road Underground Station takes 5 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.