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There are 5 ways to get from Russell Square to Kew Palace by bus, subway, taxi or car

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Bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Piccadilly Circus to Brentford, Watermans Centre N9

£2

4 alternative options

Subway  •  53 min

  1. Take the subway from Russell Square station to Turnham Green station Piccadilly
  2. Take the subway from Turnham Green station to Kew Gardens station District

£4

Subway, line 267 bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the subway from Russell Square station to Hammersmith Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 267 bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Brentford, Watermans Centre 267 / ...

£4 - £5

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Russell Square to Kew Palace 9.9 miles

£26 - £32

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Russell Square to Kew Palace 9.9 miles

£1 - £3

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The cheapest way to get from Russell Square to Kew Palace is to bus which costs £2 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Russell Square to Kew Palace is to taxi which costs £26 - £32 and takes 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Piccadilly Circus and arriving at Brentford, Watermans Centre. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Russell Square station to Kew Palace station. However, there are services departing from Russell Square station and arriving at Kew Gardens station via Turnham Green station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Russell Square and Kew Palace is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Russell Square to Kew Palace without a car is to bus which takes 42 min and costs £2.

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The bus from Piccadilly Circus to Brentford, Watermans Centre takes 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Russell Square to Kew Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Piccadilly Circus station.

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Russell Square to Kew Palace train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Russell Square station.

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Russell Square to Kew Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Brentford, Watermans Centre station.

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Map of how to get from Russell Square to Kew Palace.
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  • Distance: 7.8 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Russell Square, England and Kew Palace, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Piccadilly Circus to Brentford, Watermans Centre hourly. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Russell Square to Kew Palace via Turnham Green station and Kew Gardens station in around 53 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 Russell Square station to Turnham Green station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Turnham Green station to Kew Gardens station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Russell Square station to Hammersmith
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 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 Piccadilly Circus to Brentford, Watermans Centre
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Brentford, Watermans Centre
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Russell Square to Kew Palace
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
£26 - £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
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.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

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Russell Square to Kew Palace train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Kew Gardens station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Russell Square to Kew Palace is 10 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Russell Square to Kew Palace.

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There are 30492+ hotels available in Kew Palace. Prices start at £75 per night.

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