Road Closures during the London Marathon
Please note, Tower Bridge will be closed on Sunday 13th April due to the London Marathon. There will be no vehicle access to or from the hotel during the anticipated closing time of 6.30am until the anticipated opening time of 7.00pm. For further information, please visit www.virginmoneylondonmarathon.com.
Directions to The Tower Hotel, London
To reach The Tower Hotel by road…
The Tower Hotel is just to the east of Tower Bridge, on the north side of the River Thames. At the traffic lights on the junction of Tower Hill, Tower Bridge Approach, East Smithfield and Mansell Street, turn into St Katherine's Way: The Tower Hotel is at the far end. To programme your sat-nav, use the postcode E1W 1LD
We have 80 on-site car parking spaces available at an additional charge of £20.00 per 24 hours. Spaces are on a first come first served basis and cannot be reserved.
If you’re coming to The Tower Hotel by rail…
Mainline rail: Fenchurch Street station is 0.5 miles away
London Underground: Take the District or Circle line to Tower Hill station. Leave the station via the entrance on the left, go down the steps and through the subway. Turn left and walk past the Tower of London. Another subway takes you under the next road, then simply follow signs for The Tower Hotel.
London Bridge Tube and rail stations are just a short walk away over Tower Bridge.
To reach The Tower Hotel from the airport…
If you’re flying into London City airport, The Tower Hotel is six miles away: take the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) to Tower Gateway station, which is about seven minutes’ walk from the hotel.
From London Heathrow, we recommend the Heathrow Express: this runs direct from the airport to London Paddington in just 15 minutes (20 from Terminal 5) and there’s a train every quarter of an hour. The Gatwick Express runs a similar service into Victoria. From either terminus, you can take the Underground (Circle Line) to Tower Hill: The Tower Hotel is less than 7 minutes’ walk away.