There are 7 ways to get from Gloucester Road to Buckingham Palace by subway, bus, taxi, rideshare, 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.

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Tube  •  16 min

  1. Take the Tube from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station District / ...

$2 - $4

6 alternative options

Line 14 bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the line 14 bus from South Kensington to Hyde Park Corner, Old Park Lane Hard Rock Cafe 14 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gloucester Road to Buckingham Palace 2.3 miles

$13 - $17

Rideshare  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Greater London to London 2.1 miles

$4

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Gloucester Road to Buckingham Palace 2.3 miles

$8 - $13

Walk  •  36 min

  1. Walk from Gloucester Road to Buckingham Palace 1.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  21 min

  1. Cycle from Gloucester Road Station, South Kensington to Buckingham Gate, Westminster 2.4 miles

$7 - $10

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Kensington and arriving at Hyde Park Corner, Old Park Lane Hard Rock Cafe. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Gloucester Road and Buckingham Palace is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Gloucester Road to Buckingham Palace without a car is to Tube which takes 16 min and costs .

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The Tube from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station takes 5 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Gloucester Road to Buckingham Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from South Kensington station.

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Gloucester Road to Buckingham Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Hyde Park Corner, Old Park Lane Hard Rock Cafe station.

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There are 8347+ hotels available in Buckingham Palace. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Gloucester Road and Buckingham Palace. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Gloucester Road to Buckingham Palace.
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  • Distance: 1.7 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Gloucester Road, Greater London, England and Buckingham Palace, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Gloucester Road to Buckingham Palace every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 17 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Kensington to Hyde Park Corner, Old Park Lane Hard Rock Cafe
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Greater London to London
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Gloucester Road to Buckingham Palace
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$8 - $13
Access
$8 - $12
Assist
$8 - $12
UberX
$8 - $12
UberXL
$12 - $17
Exec
$16 - $22
Lux
$24 - $35
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Gloucester Road Station, South Kensington to Buckingham Gate, Westminster
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Gloucester Road to Buckingham Palace
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$13 - $17
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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