There are 7 ways to get from Holborn Station to South Kensington 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  •  13 min

  1. Take the Tube from Holborn Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station Piccadilly

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to South Kensington, Ashburn Gardens N97

$3

5 alternative options

Line 10 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 10 bus from Holborn, British Museum to Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall 10

$3

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Holborn Station to South Kensington 3.6 miles

$20 - $24

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Holborn Station to South Kensington 3.6 miles

$12 - $18

Walk  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Walk from Holborn Station to South Kensington 3.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  25 min

  1. Cycle from Newton Street, Covent Garden to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington 4 miles

What companies run services between Holborn Station, Greater London, England and South Kensington, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Holborn Station to South Kensington every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 16 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Holborn Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to South Kensington, Ashburn Gardens
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Holborn, British Museum to Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Holborn Station to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$12 - $18
uberACCESS
$12 - $17
uberASSIST
$12 - $17
uberX
$12 - $17
uberXL
$17 - $24
UberEXEC
$22 - $30
UberLUX
$35 - $50
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Newton Street, Covent Garden to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Holborn Station to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$20 - $24
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 Holborn Station and South Kensington is 5 km.

The cheapest way to get from Holborn Station to South Kensington is to bus which costs £2 and takes 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Holborn Station to South Kensington is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs £15 - £18.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square and arriving at South Kensington, Ashburn Gardens. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

The Tube from Holborn Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station takes 13 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.