There are 8 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Royal Festival Hall 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 via Embankment Underground Station  •  22 min

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station Bakerloo

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 23 bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the line 23 bus from Paddington Rail Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane 23

$3

6 alternative options

Tube, line 139 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Charing Cross Underground Station Bakerloo
  2. Take the line 139 bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank 176 / ...

$6 - $7

Tube  •  42 min

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Temple Underground Station Circle

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington Station to Royal Festival Hall 3.8 miles

$22 - $27

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Paddington Station to Royal Festival Hall 3.8 miles

$14 - $21

Walk  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Walk from London Paddington Station to Royal Festival Hall 3.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  28 min

  1. Cycle from South Wharf Road, Paddington to Belvedere Road 2, South Bank 4 miles

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Royal Festival Hall, England?

London Buses operates a bus from London Paddington Station to Royal Festival Hall every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Charing Cross Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Temple Underground Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington Rail Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Paddington Station to Royal Festival Hall
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$14 - $21
uberASSIST
$16 - $23
uberX
$16 - $23
ACCESS
$15 - $22
uberXL
$21 - $29
UberEXEC
$30 - $45
UberLUX
$50 - $70
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from South Wharf Road, Paddington to Belvedere Road 2, South Bank
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from London Paddington Station to Royal Festival Hall
Ave. Duration
8 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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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Paddington Station and Royal Festival Hall is 4 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Royal Festival Hall is to line 23 bus which costs £2 and takes 52 min.

The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Royal Festival Hall is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs £15 - £19.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paddington Rail Station and arriving at Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

The Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station takes 13 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.