There are 7 ways to get from Hammersmith to South Kensington by train, subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 min

  1. Take the train from Kensington (Olympia) to West Brompton

$1 - $2

6 alternative options

Tube  •  7 min

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

$2 - $4

Bus  •  12 min

  1. Take the bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Gloucester Road N97 / ...

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hammersmith to South Kensington 2.2 miles

$13 - $16

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from Hammersmith to South Kensington 2.2 miles

$8 - $14

Walk  •  37 min

  1. Walk from Hammersmith to South Kensington 2 miles

Bikeshare  •  14 min

  1. Cycle from Hammersmith Road, Hammersmith to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington 2.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Hammersmith to South Kensington is to train which costs £1 - £2 and takes 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hammersmith to South Kensington is to train which costs £1 - £2 and takes 2 min.

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The distance between Hammersmith and South Kensington is 2 miles.

The train from Kensington (Olympia) to West Brompton takes 2 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hammersmith Bus Station station and arriving at Gloucester Road. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kensington (Olympia) and arriving at West Brompton. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 2 min.

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What companies run services between Hammersmith, England and South Kensington, England?

London Overground operates a train from Hammersmith to South Kensington every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 2 min. Southern also services this route hourly. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Hammersmith to South Kensington every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 12 min. Arriva UK also services this route hourly.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Kensington (Olympia) to West Brompton
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $2
Cash
$4 - $6
Oyster Card
$1 - $2
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Barons Court Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Gloucester Road
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Hammersmith Broadway to Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Hammersmith to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$8 - $14
uberACCESS
$8 - $12
uberASSIST
$8 - $12
uberX
$8 - $12
uberXL
$12 - $17
UberEXEC
$16 - $22
UberLUX
$25 - $35
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Hammersmith Road, Hammersmith to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Hammersmith to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$13 - $16
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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