Getting Here
Bridge Lift Times: Friday 01 May at 13:30 | Friday 01 May at 14:15 | Friday 01 May at 16:30

Tower Bridge Exhibition

A red bus on Tower Bridge

Getting Here

The main entrance and ticket office for Tower Bridge is located at the North West Tower of the Bridge. The entrance to the Victorian Engine Rooms is located on the south side of the Bridge at river level on Shad Thames. Follow the painted blue line on the ground to connect the two parts of the attraction.

See our map for details of these two areas.

Tower Bridge can be accessed by several modes of transport. For help planning your day out visit the Journey Planner section on the Transport for London website.


The following bus routes will take you to Tower Bridge: 15, 42, 78,100, 343


Tower Hill station can be accessed from the District and Circle lines to the north side of the Bridge.

London Bridge station is served by the Northern and Jubilee lines and brings you to the south bank of the River Thames. Tower Bridge is just a short walk away.


Reach Tower Bridge from either London Bridge, Fenchurch Street or Tower Gateway DLR Stations.


Riverboats stop at St Katherine Pier and Tower Pier on the north bank and at London Bridge City Pier on the south bank. All are a short walk from Tower Bridge.


Cycle hire docking points are available at St Katherine Way on the north bank of the river and on Tooley Street and at One Tower Bridge on the south side of the river. Tower Bridge is a short walk from each of these points.


The nearest car park is Tower Hill Coach and Car Park situated at 50 Lower Thames Street, London, EC3R 6DT, situated next to the Tower of London.

Download our Local Parking Information for Cars and Coaches.

Step inside the engine rooms