There are 7 ways to get from South Kensington to Soho by subway, bus, taxi, rideshare, towncar, foot or bike

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

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Tube  •  10 min

  1. Take the Tube from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station Piccadilly

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester Road to Piccadilly Circus N97

$3

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Kensington to Soho 2.8 miles

$16 - $20

Rideshare  •  19 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Greater London to London 2.1 miles

$4

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from South Kensington to Soho 2.8 miles

$9 - $15

Walk  •  53 min

  1. Walk from South Kensington to Soho 2.8 miles

Bikeshare  •  22 min

  1. Cycle from Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington to Frith Street, Soho 3.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from South Kensington to Soho is to bus which costs £2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Kensington to Soho is to taxi which costs £12 - £15 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gloucester Road and arriving at Piccadilly Circus. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between South Kensington and Soho is 3 miles.

The best way to get from South Kensington to Soho without a car is to Tube which takes 10 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The Tube from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station takes 10 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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South Kensington to Soho bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Gloucester Road station.

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South Kensington to Soho bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Piccadilly Circus station.

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There are 8415+ hotels available in Soho. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between South Kensington and Soho. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from South Kensington to Soho.
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  • Distance: 2.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 min

What companies run services between South Kensington, England and Soho, Greater London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from South Kensington to Soho hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 12 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Greater London to London
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from South Kensington to Soho
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$9 - $15
Access
$10 - $14
Assist
$10 - $14
UberX
$10 - $14
UberXL
$14 - $19
Exec
$18 - $25
Lux
$28 - $40
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington to Frith Street, Soho
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from South Kensington to Soho
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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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