There are 7 ways to get from South Kensington to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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  •  39 min

  1. Take the Tube from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station Piccadilly

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from High Street Kensington to Heathrow Central Bus Station N9

$3

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Kensington to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 14.2 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from South Kensington to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 14.2 miles

$3 - $5

Shuttle  •  20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from South Kensington to London Heathrow Airport

$50 - $75

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from South Kensington to London Heathrow Airport 14.2 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from South Kensington to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 14.2 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South Kensington to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to bus which costs £2 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Kensington to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to taxi which costs £55 - £65 and takes 20 min.

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The distance between South Kensington and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.2 miles.

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The Tube from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station takes 39 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from High Street Kensington and arriving at Heathrow Central Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Kensington to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 14 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from South Kensington to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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  • Distance: 11.8 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

What companies run services between South Kensington, England and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

London Buses operates a bus from South Kensington to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 54 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from High Street Kensington to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from South Kensington to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$30 - $45
Access
$35 - $55
Assist
$35 - $55
UberX
$35 - $55
UberXL
$55 - $75
Exec
$70 - $100
Lux
$110 - $160
Taxi from South Kensington to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from South Kensington to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Towncar from South Kensington to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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