There are 4 ways to get from South Kensington to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station by subway, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Tube  •  43 min

  1. Piccadilly

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. N9

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. 16.5 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  22 min

  1. 16.5 miles

$3 - $6

What companies run services between South Kensington, England and Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from South Kensington to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from High Street Kensington to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from South Kensington to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between South Kensington and Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is 21 km. The road distance is 26 km.

The cheapest way to get from South Kensington to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from South Kensington to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £60 - £75.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from High Street Kensington and arriving at Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

The Tube from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station takes 43 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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