There are 8 ways to get from Kensington Palace to Westminster Abbey 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  •  25 min

  1. Take the Tube from High Street Kensington Underground Station to St. James's Park Underground Station Circle

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 148 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 148 bus from Queensway Station to Westminster Abbey 148

$3

6 alternative options

Line 28 bus, Tube  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 28 bus from Kensington, York House Place Kensington High St to High Street Kensington 27 / ...
  2. Take the Tube from High Street Kensington Underground Station to St. James's Park Underground Station Circle

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kensington Palace to Westminster Abbey 3.1 miles

$17 - $21

Rideshare  •  56 min

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

$4

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kensington Palace to Westminster Abbey 3.1 miles

$9 - $15

Walk  •  58 min

  1. Walk from Kensington Palace to Westminster Abbey 3.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  34 min

  1. Cycle from Vicarage Gate, Kensington to Storey's Gate, Westminster 3.1 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kensington Palace to Westminster Abbey is to line 148 bus which costs £2 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kensington Palace to Westminster Abbey is to taxi which costs £13 - £16 and takes 7 min.

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The distance between Kensington Palace and Westminster Abbey is 3 miles.

The Tube from High Street Kensington Underground Station to St. James's Park Underground Station takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Queensway Station station and arriving at Westminster Abbey. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Kensington Palace to Westminster Abbey.
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  • Distance: 2.6 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Kensington Palace, England and Westminster Abbey, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Kensington Palace to Westminster Abbey every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 29 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from High Street Kensington Underground Station to St. James's Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Kensington, York House Place Kensington High St to High Street Kensington
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Queensway Station to Westminster Abbey
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
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 Kensington Palace to Westminster Abbey
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$9 - $15
Access
$10 - $15
Assist
$10 - $15
UberX
$10 - $15
UberXL
$14 - $20
Exec
$19 - $27
Lux
$30 - $40
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Vicarage Gate, Kensington to Storey's Gate, Westminster
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Kensington Palace to Westminster Abbey
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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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