Getting here

Travel information for your visit to the Tower of London

Travel information for your visit to the Tower of London

Tower of London

Plan Your Journey

Check here for up to date travel information to ensure a smooth journey to the Tower of London. 

Transport for London - journey planner

Nearest station: Tower Hill: District and Circle Lines (5 minute walk).

Please note: Tower Hill may become extremely busy during rush hour periods (between 8.15-8.45 and 17.30-18.00).

Nearest stations: Fenchurch Street (5 minute walk) or London Bridge (15 minute walk).

Bus routes: 15, 42, 78, 100, RV1.

The Tower is also served by all major sightseeing bus tours.

Nearest stop: Tower Gateway. (5 minute walk)

Nearest river access point: Tower Pier. 

Other transport options


Tower Hill is a vehicle free zone and there is no on-site parking facility. 
Parking in the surrounding area is limited as the Tower is in the Congestion Charging Zone.


Disabled parking

Tower Hill Coach and Car Park is fully accessible with allocated bays for Blue Badge holders.
Please check our access page for further information. 


Bicycle racks can be found:

  • Near the Perkin Reveller restaurant (on the Wharf)
  • Behind the Tower of London shop

Please remember that cycling is not permitted in the pedestrianised areas of the Wharf and Tower Hill. Bicycles attached to railings in the Wharf may be removed without notice.