There are 8 ways to get from Charing Cross to Notting Hill Carnival by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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

Recommended option

Tube, line 23 bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the Tube from Charing Cross Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station Bakerloo
  2. Take the line 23 bus from Paddington Rail Station to Notting Hill, Portobello and Golborne Market 23

$6 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 23 bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 23 bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Westbourne Green, Colville Road (W11) 23

$3

6 alternative options

Tube  •  28 min

  1. Take the Tube from Embankment Underground Station to Notting Hill Gate Underground Station Circle

$3 - $4

Line 23 bus via Charing Cross  •  46 min

  1. Take the line 23 bus from Charing Cross to Notting Hill, Portobello and Golborne Market 23

$3

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Charing Cross to Notting Hill Carnival 4.2 miles

$23 - $28

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Charing Cross to Notting Hill Carnival 4.2 miles

$14 - $21

Walk  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Walk from Charing Cross to Notting Hill Carnival 3.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  35 min

  1. Cycle from Craven Street, Strand to Ladbroke Grove Central, Ladbroke Grove 4.6 miles

What companies run services between Charing Cross, England and Notting Hill Carnival, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Charing Cross to Notting Hill Carnival every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Charing Cross Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Embankment Underground Station to Notting Hill Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington Rail Station to Notting Hill, Portobello and Golborne Market
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Westbourne Green, Colville Road (W11)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross to Notting Hill, Portobello and Golborne Market
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Charing Cross to Notting Hill Carnival
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$14 - $21
uberACCESS
$14 - $20
uberASSIST
$14 - $20
uberX
$14 - $20
uberXL
$20 - $28
UberEXEC
$25 - $35
UberLUX
$40 - $55
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Craven Street, Strand to Ladbroke Grove Central, Ladbroke Grove
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Charing Cross to Notting Hill Carnival
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Charing Cross and Notting Hill Carnival is 6 km.

The cheapest way to get from Charing Cross to Notting Hill Carnival is to line 23 bus which costs £2 and takes 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Charing Cross to Notting Hill Carnival is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs £17 - £21.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square and arriving at Westbourne Green, Colville Road (W11). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

It takes approximately 28 min to get from Charing Cross to Notting Hill Carnival, including transfers.