There are 8 ways to get from Old Street (Station) to South 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

Tube via Monument Underground Station  •  22 min

  1. Take the Tube from Monument Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station District / ...

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Tube #2  •  38 min

  1. Take the Tube from Moorgate Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station Circle

$3 - $5

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Tube  •  35 min

  1. Take the Tube from Moorgate Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station Circle

$7 - $11

Line 243 bus, line 9 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 243 bus from Old Street, Bunhill Row to Temple, Aldwych Somerset House 243
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall 9 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Old Street (Station) to South Kensington 5.4 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Old Street (Station) to South Kensington 5.4 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Old Street (Station) to South Kensington 5.4 miles

$15 - $22

Bikeshare  •  40 min

  1. Cycle from Old Street Station, St. Luke's to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington 6.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Old Street (Station) to South Kensington is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Old Street (Station) to South Kensington is to taxi which costs £21 - £26 and takes 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Old Street (Station) to South Kensington. However, there are services departing from Old Street, Bunhill Row and arriving at Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall via Covent Garden, Savoy Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Old Street (Station) and South Kensington is 5 miles. The road distance is 5.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Old Street (Station) to South Kensington without a car is to Tube which takes 22 min and costs £4 - £6.

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It takes approximately 22 min to get from Old Street (Station) to South Kensington, including transfers.

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Old Street (Station) to South Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Old Street, Bunhill Row station.

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Old Street (Station) to South Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall station.

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Map of how to get from Old Street (Station) to South Kensington.
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  • Distance: 4.6 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

What companies run services between Old Street (Station), England and South Kensington, England?

You can take a bus from Old Street (Station) to South Kensington via Temple, Aldwych Somerset House and Covent Garden, Savoy Street in around 47 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Monument Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Moorgate Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Old Street (Station) to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$15 - $22
Access
$16 - $23
Assist
$16 - $23
UberX
$16 - $23
UberXL
$23 - $35
Exec
$30 - $45
Lux
$50 - $70
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Old Street Station, St. Luke's to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Old Street (Station) to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
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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