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There are 5 ways to get from Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate by subway, bus, taxi or car

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Subway  •  34 min

  1. Take the subway from South Kensington station to Aldgate station Circle

£2 - £3

Cheapest option

Line 9 bus, line 15 bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall to Charing Cross 9
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Aldgate, Mansell Street 15 / ...

£2

3 alternative options

Subway via Gloucester Road station  •  38 min

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

£2 - £3

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate 5.1 miles

£27 - £32

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate 5.1 miles

£1 - £2

Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate by walk and subway

The journey time between Royal Albert Hall and Aldgate is around 29 min and covers a distance of around 6 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 21 min. Operated by London Underground (Tube), the Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate service departs from Royal Albert Hall and arrives in Aldgate station. Typically 417 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
29 min
Fastest journey time:
21 min
Services per week:
417
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:10
Last service departs at:
23:53

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate walk and subway schedules

Royal Albert Hall → Aldgate
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The cheapest way to get from Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate is to taxi which costs £27 - £32 and takes 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate. However, there are services departing from Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall and arriving at Aldgate, Mansell Street via Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from South Kensington station station and arriving at Aldgate station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Royal Albert Hall and Aldgate is 4 miles. The road distance is 5.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate without a car is to subway which takes 34 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The subway from South Kensington station to Aldgate station takes 21 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall station.

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Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from South Kensington station.

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Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Aldgate, Mansell Street station.

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Map of how to get from Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate.
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  • Distance: 4.5 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

What companies run services between Royal Albert Hall, England and Aldgate, Greater London, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from South Kensington station to Aldgate station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate via Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall and Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross in around 54 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from South Kensington station to Aldgate station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Gloucester Road station to Aldgate station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Knightsbridge, Royal Albert Hall to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Aldgate, Mansell Street
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
£27 - £32
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk
Putney Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3603 5257
Website
putneycabsairporttransfers.co.uk
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk

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Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Aldgate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate is 5 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Royal Albert Hall to Aldgate.

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