There are 8 ways to get from Westminster to Tower of London by train, ferry, subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Train  •  7 min

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

$1 - $8

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Ferry  •  11 min

  1. Take the ferry from Waterloo, London Eye Waterloo Pier to London Bridge City Pier Rb1x / ...

$7 - $9

Tube  •  13 min

  1. Take the Tube from St. James's Park Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station Circle / ...

$2 - $4

Bus  •  14 min

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

$2 - $8

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Westminster to Tower of London 3.5 miles

$19 - $23

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Westminster to Tower of London 3.5 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Walk from Westminster to Tower of London 3.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  26 min

  1. Cycle from Kings Gate House, Westminster to Tower Gardens , Tower 3.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Westminster to Tower of London is to bus which costs £2 - £6 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Westminster to Tower of London is to train which costs £1 - £6 and takes 7 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 four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Waterloo, London Eye Waterloo Pier and arriving at London Bridge City Pier. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 11 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 Westminster and Tower of London is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Westminster to Tower of London without a car is to train which takes 7 min and costs £1 - £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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Westminster to Tower of London bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross station.

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Westminster to Tower of London train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from London Charing Cross station.

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Map of how to get from Westminster to Tower of London.
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  • Distance: 2.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 min

What companies run services between Westminster, England and Tower of London, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Westminster to Tower of London every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 7 min. Southern also services this route hourly. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Westminster to Tower of London every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 14 min. Five other operators also service this route.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from St. James's Park Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station
Ave. Duration
13 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
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 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
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Airport Bus Express
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from Victoria to Spitalfields, Brushfield Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Waterloo, London Eye Waterloo Pier to London Bridge City Pier
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Westminster to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$10 - $16
Access
$11 - $16
Assist
$11 - $16
UberX
$11 - $16
UberXL
$16 - $22
Exec
$21 - $29
Lux
$30 - $45
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Kings Gate House, Westminster to Tower Gardens , Tower
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Westminster to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
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 Westminster to Tower of London is to train which takes 7 min and costs £1 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £6 and takes 14 min.

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Westminster to Tower of London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Tower Hill, The Tower Of London station.

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Westminster to Tower of London train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at London Bridge station.

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The nearest airport to Tower of London is London City (LCY) Airport which is 5.4 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Heathrow (LHR) (16.6 miles), London Gatwick (LGW) (24.7 miles), London Luton (LTN) (28.9 miles) and London Stansted (STN) (30.2 miles).

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There are 8520+ hotels available in Tower of London. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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