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There are 6 ways to get from Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington by train, bus, subway, taxi, towncar or foot

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Train  •  4 min

  1. Take the train from Shepherds Bush to West Brompton

$1 - $3

5 alternative options

Line 49 bus  •  18 min

  1. Take the line 49 bus from Shepherd's Bush to Gloucester Road 49

$3

Subway  •  56 min

  1. Take the subway from Shepherd's Bush Market station to Gloucester Road station Circle

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington 2.3 miles

$13 - $17

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington 2.3 miles

$8 - $13

Walk  •  43 min

  1. Walk from Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington 2.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington is to train which costs £1 - £2 and takes 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington is to train which costs £1 - £2 and takes 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shepherd's Bush and arriving at Gloucester Road. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shepherds Bush and arriving at West Brompton. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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The distance between Shepherd's Bush and South Kensington is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington without a car is to train which takes 4 min and costs £1 - £2.

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The train from Shepherds Bush to West Brompton takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Shepherd's Bush station.

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Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Shepherds Bush station.

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The best way to get from Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington is to train which takes 4 min and costs £1 - £2. Alternatively, you can line 49 bus, which costs £2 and takes 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington.
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  • Distance: 1.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 min

What companies run services between Shepherd's Bush, Greater London, England and South Kensington, England?

London Overground operates a train from Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 4 min. Southern also services this route hourly. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 18 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shepherds Bush to West Brompton
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $2
Cash
$4 - $6
Oyster Card
$1 - $3
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$8 - $12
Assist
$8 - $12
UberX
$8 - $12
Pool
$8 - $13
UberXL
$11 - $15
Exec
$14 - $19
Lux
$21 - $28
Taxi from Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com

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Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Gloucester Road station.

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Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at West Brompton station.

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