There are 7 ways to get from Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington by train, bus, subway, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Train  •  4 min

  1. Take the train from Shepherds Bush to West Brompton

$1 - $3

6 alternative options

Line 49 bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 49 bus from Shepherd's Bush (Central Line) to Gloucester Road 49

$3

Tube  •  56 min

  1. Take the Tube from Shepherd's Bush Market Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground 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

Bikeshare  •  17 min

  1. Cycle from Westfield Library Corner, Shepherd's Bush to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington 2.7 miles

$8 - $11

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shepherd's Bush (Central Line) and arriving at Gloucester Road. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 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. 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 .

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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 (Central Line) 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 . Alternatively, you can line 49 bus, which costs and takes 17 min.

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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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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 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 17 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)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Shepherd's Bush Market Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Shepherd's Bush (Central Line) to Gloucester Road
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
Pool
$8 - $13
Access
$8 - $12
Assist
$8 - $12
UberX
$8 - $12
UberXL
$12 - $17
Exec
$16 - $22
Lux
$24 - $35
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Westfield Library Corner, Shepherd's Bush to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Shepherd's Bush to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$13 - $17
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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