There are 7 ways to get from Westminster Abbey to British Museum by bus, taxi, towncar, 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 24 bus, line 10 bus  •  22 min

  1. 24
  2. 10

$6

Cheapest option
5 alternative options

Line 24 bus  •  26 min

  1. 24

$3

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. 1.8 miles

$12 - $15

Uber  •  4 min

  1. 1.8 miles

$6 - $11

Walk  •  28 min

  1. 1.5 miles

Bikeshare  •  18 min

  1. 1.6 miles

What companies run services between Westminster Abbey, England and British Museum, England?

You can take a bus from Westminster Abbey to British Museum via Westminster, Parliament Square, Soho, Denmark Street, Tottenham Court Road, and Holborn, British Museum in around 22 min.

Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Westminster, Parliament Square to Soho, Denmark Street
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tottenham Court Road to Holborn, British Museum
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Westminster, Parliament Square to Fitzrovia, Percy Street
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Westminster Abbey to British Museum
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$6 - $11
uberACCESS
$6 - $9
uberASSIST
$6 - $9
uberX
$6 - $9
uberXL
$9 - $12
UberEXEC
$13 - $18
UberLUX
$20 - $27
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Storey's Gate, Westminster to British Museum, Bloomsbury
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Westminster Abbey to British Museum
Ave. Duration
4 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

The distance between Westminster Abbey and British Museum is 2 km.

The cheapest way to get from Westminster Abbey to British Museum is to line 24 bus which costs £2 and takes 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Westminster Abbey to British Museum is to taxi which takes 4 min and costs £9 - £11.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Westminster, Parliament Square and arriving at Soho, Denmark Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

It takes approximately 22 min to get from Westminster Abbey to British Museum, including transfers.