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There are 8 ways to get from London Docklands to Kensington 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

Subway  •  17 min

  1. Take the subway from Canary Wharf station to Green Park station Jubilee

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus, line 9 bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N550
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Kensington, Phillimore Gardens 9 / ...

$3

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Subway, line 9 bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the subway from Canary Wharf station to Green Park station Jubilee
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Green Park to Kensington, The Design Museum 9 / ...

$6 - $7

Bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station 751 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Victoria to Kensington, The Design Museum C1

$3

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Docklands to Kensington 8.7 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from London Docklands to Kensington 8.7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Docklands to Kensington 8.7 miles

$23 - $35

Bikeshare  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Cycle from Jubilee Plaza, Canary Wharf to Phillimore Gardens, Kensington 9.1 miles

$15 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from London Docklands to Kensington is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Docklands to Kensington is to subway which costs £2 - £4 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Docklands to Kensington. However, there are services departing from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South and arriving at Kensington, Phillimore Gardens via Covent Garden, Savoy Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between London Docklands and Kensington is 8 miles. The road distance is 8.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London Docklands to Kensington without a car is to subway which takes 17 min and costs £2 - £4.

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The subway from Canary Wharf station to Green Park station takes 13 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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London Docklands to Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South station.

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London Docklands to Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Kensington, Phillimore Gardens station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Docklands to Kensington is 9 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from London Docklands to Kensington.

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There are 8525+ hotels available in Kensington. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Docklands to Kensington.
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  • Distance: 7.8 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between London Docklands, England and Kensington, England?

You can take a bus from London Docklands to Kensington via Canary Wharf, Canada Square South and Covent Garden, Savoy Street in around 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canary Wharf station to Green Park station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Green Park to Kensington, The Design Museum
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Kensington, Phillimore Gardens
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Victoria to Kensington, The Design Museum
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Victoria
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Docklands to Kensington
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$23 - $35
Access
$24 - $35
Assist
$24 - $35
UberX
$24 - $35
UberXL
$30 - $50
Exec
$45 - $65
Lux
$75 - $100
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Jubilee Plaza, Canary Wharf to Phillimore Gardens, Kensington
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from London Docklands to Kensington
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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