There are 7 ways to get from Kensington Palace to Tower of London by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar 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  •  24 min

  1. Take the Tube from Queensway Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station Central

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 9 bus, line 15 bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Kensington Palace to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross 9 / ...
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London 15 / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Tube via Tower Hill Underground Station  •  33 min

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

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kensington Palace to Tower of London 5.6 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Kensington Palace to Tower of London 5.6 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kensington Palace to Tower of London 5.6 miles

$16 - $23

Bikeshare  •  52 min

  1. Cycle from Vicarage Gate, Kensington to Tower Gardens , Tower 6 miles

$12 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Kensington Palace to Tower of London. However, there are services departing from Kensington Palace and arriving at Tower Hill, The Tower Of London via Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Kensington Palace and Tower of London is 5 miles. The road distance is 5.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Kensington Palace to Tower of London without a car is to Tube which takes 24 min and costs .

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The Tube from Queensway Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station takes 17 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Kensington Palace to Tower of London bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Kensington Palace station.

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Kensington Palace to Tower of London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Tower Hill, The Tower Of London station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kensington Palace to Tower of London is 6 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Kensington Palace to Tower of London.

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There are 8246+ hotels available in Tower of London. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kensington Palace to Tower of London.
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  • Distance: 4.9 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

What companies run services between Kensington Palace, England and Tower of London, England?

You can take a bus from Kensington Palace to Tower of London via Kensington Palace and Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross in around 57 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Queensway Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from High Street Kensington Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Kensington Palace to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Tower Hill, The Tower Of London
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Kensington Palace to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$16 - $23
Access
$17 - $23
Assist
$17 - $23
UberX
$17 - $23
UberXL
$24 - $35
Exec
$30 - $45
Lux
$50 - $70
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Vicarage Gate, Kensington to Tower Gardens , Tower
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Kensington Palace to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
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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