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

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Recommended option

Subway, train  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the subway from South Kensington station to Victoria station Circle / ...
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

£12 - £29

Cheapest option

Line 49 bus, train  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the line 49 bus from Kensington, Palace Gate to Clapham Junction Station The Falcon 49
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport

£10 - £26

3 alternative options

Subway, train via London Blackfriars  •  1h 27m

  1. Take the subway from South Kensington station to Blackfriars station Circle / ...
  2. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Horley

£14 - £19

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royal Albert Hall to Horley 27.1 miles

£70 - £85

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Royal Albert Hall to Horley 27.1 miles

£4 - £6

Royal Albert Hall to Horley by walk, subway and train

The journey time between Royal Albert Hall and Horley is around 57 min and covers a distance of around 29 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 44 min. Services are operated by London Underground (Tube), Southern Service, Gatwick Express and others. Typically 463 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
57 min
Fastest journey time:
44 min
Journey distance:
29 miles
Services per week:
463
Cheapest price:
£12
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:30
Last service departs at:
23:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Royal Albert Hall to Horley walk, subway and train schedules

Departing Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Royal Albert Hall → Horley
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Horley is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Royal Albert Hall to Horley is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Royal Albert Hall to Horley is to taxi which costs £70 - £85 and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Royal Albert Hall station to Horley. However, there are services departing from South Kensington station and arriving at Horley via London Victoria and Gatwick Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 4m.

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The distance between Royal Albert Hall and Horley is 23 miles. The road distance is 27.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Royal Albert Hall to Horley without a car is to subway and train which takes 1h 4m and costs £12 - £30.

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It takes approximately 1h 4m to get from Royal Albert Hall to Horley, including transfers.

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

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Royal Albert Hall to Horley train services, operated by Southern Service, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Royal Albert Hall to Horley is 27 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Royal Albert Hall to Horley.

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Map of how to get from Royal Albert Hall to Horley.
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  • Distance: 22.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 4m

What companies run services between Royal Albert Hall, England and Horley, Surrey, England?

There is no direct connection from Royal Albert Hall to Horley. However, you can take the walk to South Kensington station, take the subway to Victoria station, take the walk to London Victoria, take the train to Gatwick Airport, then take the train to Horley. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Royal Albert Hall to Horley via South Kensington station, Blackfriars station, and London Blackfriars in around 1h 27m.

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 Victoria station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from South Kensington station to Blackfriars station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Southern Service
Phone
+44 3451 27 29 20
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £23
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£9 - £13
Anytime 1st Class
£17 - £23
Train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £21
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£8 - £12
Anytime 1st Class
£15 - £21
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Horley
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
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 Kensington, Palace Gate to Clapham Junction Station The Falcon
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Royal Albert Hall to Horley
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
£70 - £85
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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