There are 5 ways to get from South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  1h 7m

  1. Take the subway from Gloucester Road station to Wimbledon station District
  2. Take the train from Wimbledon to Hampton Court

£6 - £11

Cheapest option

Bus, line 111 bus  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Kensington, Palace Gate to Hounslow Bus Station N9
  2. Take the line 111 bus from Hounslow Bus Station to Hampton Court Gardens 111

£2

3 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  1h 21m

  1. Take the subway from Gloucester Road station to Richmond station District
  2. Take the bus from Richmond Station to Hampton Court Palace R68

£5

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace 11.8 miles

£30 - £40

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace 11.8 miles

£2 - £3

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The cheapest way to get from South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace is to bus and line 111 bus which costs £2 and takes 1h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace. However, there are services departing from Kensington, Palace Gate and arriving at Hampton Court Gardens via Hounslow Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 26m.

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No, there is no direct train from South Kensington station to Hampton Court Palace. However, there are services departing from Gloucester Road station and arriving at Hampton Court via Wimbledon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 7m.

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The distance between South Kensington and Hampton Court Palace is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.8 miles.

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The best way to get from South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace without a car is to subway and train which takes 1h 7m and costs £5 - £11.

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It takes approximately 1h 7m to get from South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace, including transfers.

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South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Kensington, Palace Gate station.

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South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Gloucester Road station.

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What companies run services between South Kensington, England and Hampton Court Palace, Greater London, England?

You can take a bus from South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace via Hounslow Bus Station and Hampton Court Gardens in around 1h 26m.

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 Gloucester Road station to Wimbledon station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Gloucester Road station to Richmond station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Abellio London
Phone
0207 788 8550
Email
customer.care@abellio.co.uk.
Website
abellio.co.uk
Bus from Richmond Station to Hampton Court Palace
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Abellio London
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 Hounslow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Hounslow Bus Station to Hampton Court Gardens
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.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-london.co.uk
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com
Wimbledon Minicabs
Phone
+44 0 8946 9292
Website
wimbledon-minicabs.co.uk
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk

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South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Hampton Court Gardens station.

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South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Hampton Court station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace is 12 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from South Kensington to Hampton Court Palace.

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There are 6653+ hotels available in Hampton Court Palace. Prices start at £75 per night.

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