There are 7 ways to get from High Street Kensington Underground Station to Southbank Centre 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.

Recommended option

Tube  •  18 min

  1. Take the Tube from High Street Kensington Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station Circle

$2 - $4

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Line 9 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from High Street Kensington to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross 9 / ...

$3

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Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from High Street Kensington Underground Station to Southbank Centre 4.1 miles

$22 - $27

Rideshare  •  58 min

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

$4

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from High Street Kensington Underground Station to Southbank Centre 4.1 miles

$12 - $19

Walk  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Walk from High Street Kensington Underground Station to Southbank Centre 3.7 miles

Bikeshare  •  30 min

  1. Cycle from Wright's Lane, Kensington to Concert Hall Approach 1, South Bank 3.9 miles

$9 - $12

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from High Street Kensington and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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The distance between High Street Kensington Underground Station and Southbank Centre is 3 miles.

The best way to get from High Street Kensington Underground Station to Southbank Centre without a car is to Tube which takes 18 min and costs .

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The Tube from High Street Kensington Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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High Street Kensington Underground Station to Southbank Centre bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from High Street Kensington station.

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High Street Kensington Underground Station to Southbank Centre bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross station.

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There are 8306+ hotels available in Southbank Centre. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between High Street Kensington Underground Station and Southbank Centre. 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 High Street Kensington Underground Station to Southbank Centre.
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  • Distance: 3.3 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between High Street Kensington Underground Station, England and Southbank Centre, England?

London Buses operates a bus from High Street Kensington Underground Station to Southbank Centre every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 28 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from High Street Kensington Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from High Street Kensington to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 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.

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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 High Street Kensington Underground Station to Southbank Centre
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$12 - $19
Access
$13 - $18
Assist
$13 - $18
UberX
$13 - $18
UberXL
$18 - $25
Exec
$25 - $35
Lux
$40 - $55
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Wright's Lane, Kensington to Concert Hall Approach 1, South Bank
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from High Street Kensington Underground Station to Southbank Centre
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
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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Trips from High Street Kensington Underground Station