There are 5 ways to get from Basildon to Kensington (Olympia) by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, Tube  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Basildon to West Ham
  2. Take the Tube from West Ham Underground Station to West Kensington Underground Station District

$13 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Basildon to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$10 - $13

3 alternative options

Line 9 bus, train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Brentwood Railway Station 9
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Kensington (Olympia)

$18 - $27

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Basildon to Kensington (Olympia) 35.1 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Basildon to Kensington (Olympia) 35.1 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Basildon to Kensington (Olympia). However, there are services departing from Basildon and arriving at West Kensington, North End Road via Victoria, Green Line Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Basildon and Kensington (Olympia) is 29 miles. The road distance is 35.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Basildon to Kensington (Olympia) without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to get from Basildon to Kensington (Olympia), including transfers.

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Basildon to Kensington (Olympia) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Basildon station.

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Basildon to Kensington (Olympia) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basildon to Kensington (Olympia) is 35 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Basildon to Kensington (Olympia).

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There are 8372+ hotels available in Kensington (Olympia). Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Basildon to Kensington (Olympia).
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  • Distance: 29.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 19 min

What companies run services between Basildon, England and Kensington (Olympia), England?

National Express operates a bus from Basildon to Kensington (Olympia) once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to West Ham
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham Underground Station to West Kensington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $6
Cash
$7 - $11
Oyster Card
$5 - $9
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Basildon to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Brentwood Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Basildon to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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