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There are 7 ways to get from London Paddington Station to South Kensington by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Subway via Paddington station  •  11 min

  1. Take the subway from Paddington station to Gloucester Road station Circle

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 27 bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 27 bus from Paddington, Westbourne Terrace to High Street Kensington 27

$3

5 alternative options

Subway  •  46 min

  1. Take the subway from Paddington to Gloucester Road station Circle

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington Station to South Kensington 2.5 miles

$14 - $18

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Paddington Station to South Kensington 2.5 miles

$8 - $14

Walk  •  34 min

  1. Walk from London Paddington Station to South Kensington 1.8 miles

Bikeshare  •  13 min

  1. Cycle from South Wharf Road, Paddington to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington 2.2 miles

$7 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to South Kensington is to line 27 bus which costs £2 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to South Kensington is to taxi which costs £11 - £14 and takes 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paddington, Westbourne Terrace and arriving at High Street Kensington. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and South Kensington is 2 miles.

The best way to get from London Paddington Station to South Kensington without a car is to subway which takes 11 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from Paddington station to Gloucester Road station takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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London Paddington Station to South Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Paddington, Westbourne Terrace station.

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London Paddington Station to South Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at High Street Kensington station.

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There are 8803+ hotels available in South Kensington. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to South Kensington.
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  • Distance: 1.5 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from London Paddington Station to South Kensington every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 18 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington station to Gloucester Road station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington to Gloucester Road station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington, Westbourne Terrace to High Street Kensington
Ave. Duration
18 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 South Kensington
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$8 - $14
Access
$8 - $13
Assist
$8 - $13
UberX
$8 - $13
UberXL
$12 - $17
Exec
$17 - $23
Lux
$26 - $35
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from South Wharf Road, Paddington to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from London Paddington Station to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
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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