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Duration 1h 20m
Distance 12.3 miles
Average price £4
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Beckton and Kensington takes 1h 20m and the fastest bus takes 1h 11m. There is a bus service every few hours from Beckton to Kensington. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus, line 9 bus

  1. Beckton, Kingsford Way
  2. Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
  3. Kensington
1h 22m
£4

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No, there is no direct bus from Beckton to Kensington. However, there are services departing from Beckton, Kingsford Way and arriving at Kensington, The Design Museum via Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 22m.

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It is 11 miles from Beckton to Kensington. It is approximately 12.3 miles to drive.

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Beckton to Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Beckton, Kingsford Way station.

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Beckton to Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Kensington, The Design Museum station.

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There are 4375+ hotels available in Kensington. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Beckton and Kensington?

You can take a bus from Beckton to Kensington via Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square in around 1h 22m.
Bus operators
London Buses
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Beckton, Kingsford Way to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Kensington, The Design Museum
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London

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