There are 5 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Kensington Palace by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminal 5 to London Paddington Heathrow Express

$30 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Kensington Palace N9

$3

3 alternative options

Bus via High Street Kensington  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to High Street Kensington N9

$3

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Kensington Palace 17.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Kensington Palace 17.5 miles

$3 - $6

What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and Kensington Palace, England?

Heathrow Express operates a train from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Kensington Palace every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 20 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Kensington Palace hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 59 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Kensington Palace
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to High Street Kensington
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Kensington Palace
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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

How far is it from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Kensington Palace?

The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Kensington Palace is 21 km. The road distance is 28 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Kensington Palace?

The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Kensington Palace is to bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Kensington Palace?

The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Kensington Palace is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs £60 - £75.

Is there a direct train between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Kensington Palace?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Heathrow Terminal 5 and arriving at London Paddington. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

Is there a direct bus between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Kensington Palace?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and arriving at Kensington Palace. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 59 min.

How long does it take to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Kensington Palace?

The train from Heathrow Terminal 5 to London Paddington takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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