There are 5 ways to get from Old Street (Station) to Kew Gardens (Station) by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Tube  •  45 min

  1. Take the Tube from Monument Underground Station to Kew Gardens Underground Station District

$6 - $9

4 alternative options

Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Highbury & Islington to Kew Gardens

$8 - $13

Line 243 bus, bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 243 bus from Old Street, Bunhill Row to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House 243
  2. Take the bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Gunnersbury Station N9

$8 - $9

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Old Street (Station) to Kew Gardens (Station) 11.1 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Old Street (Station) to Kew Gardens (Station) 11.1 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Old Street (Station) to Kew Gardens (Station) is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Old Street (Station) to Kew Gardens (Station) is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 23 min.

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The distance between Old Street (Station) and Kew Gardens (Station) is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from Old Street (Station) to Kew Gardens (Station), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Old Street (Station) to Kew Gardens (Station). However, there are services departing from Old Street and arriving at Kew Gardens via Highbury & Islington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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There are 8528+ hotels available in Kew Gardens (Station). Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Old Street (Station) to Kew Gardens (Station).
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  • Distance: 9.2 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Old Street (Station), England and Kew Gardens (Station), England?

London Overground operates a train from Old Street (Station) to Kew Gardens (Station) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $7 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Old Street (Station) to Kew Gardens (Station) via Temple, Aldwych Somerset House, Covent Garden, Savoy Street, Gunnersbury Station, and Gunnersbury Underground Station in around 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Highbury & Islington to Kew Gardens
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$6 - $10
Oyster Card
$4 - $7
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Old Street, Bunhill Row to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Gunnersbury Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Old Street (Station) to Kew Gardens (Station)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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