There are 5 ways to get from South Kensington to Staines-upon-Thames by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Tube, train  •  51 min

  1. Take the Tube from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Richmond Underground Station District
  2. Take the train from Richmond (London) to Staines

$10 - $14

Cheapest option

Tube, line 8 bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the Tube from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Elmsleigh Bus Station 8

$7 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus, line 203 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Kensington, Palace Gate to Hounslow West N9
  2. Take the line 203 bus from Hounslow West to Elmsleigh Bus Station 203

$8

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Kensington to Staines-upon-Thames 20.1 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from South Kensington to Staines-upon-Thames 20.1 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from South Kensington to Staines-upon-Thames is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Kensington to Staines-upon-Thames is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Kensington to Staines-upon-Thames station. However, there are services departing from Kensington, Palace Gate and arriving at Elmsleigh Bus Station via Hounslow West. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between South Kensington and Staines-upon-Thames is 15 miles. The road distance is 20.1 miles.

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The best way to get from South Kensington to Staines-upon-Thames without a car is to Tube and train which takes 51 min and costs £7 - £11.

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from South Kensington to Staines-upon-Thames, including transfers.

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South Kensington to Staines-upon-Thames bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Kensington, Palace Gate station.

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South Kensington to Staines-upon-Thames bus services, operated by London United, arrive at Elmsleigh Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Kensington to Staines-upon-Thames is 20 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from South Kensington to Staines-upon-Thames.

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There are 850+ hotels available in Staines-upon-Thames. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Kensington to Staines-upon-Thames.
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  • Distance: 14.7 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

What companies run services between South Kensington, England and Staines-upon-Thames, England?

You can take a bus from South Kensington to Staines-upon-Thames via Hounslow West in around 1 h 24 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 Richmond Underground Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Kensington, Palace Gate to Hounslow West
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Hounslow West to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from South Kensington to Staines-upon-Thames
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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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